SURIC Mentor in Physics
Name: Robert R. Alfano
Office Location: MR - 201
B.S., M.S, Fairleigh Dickinson Univ.; Ph.D., New York Univ.
Research Topic(s) Summary:
Ultrafast laser physics, tunable solid-state lasers, semiconductors, nonlinear optics and biomedical optics imaging and spectroscopy.
Description of Research:
He has been one of the prime movers in optical biopsy and optical mammography. His group introduced fluorescence and Raman scattering to detect cancer and ballistic and snake photons for imaging in turbid media. Check web link
for more research details.