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Terahertz tech gets a major push at Rice

  Mike Williams – June 24, 2014  

 Keck Foundation grant to Rice University bolsters cutting-edge research for communications, imaging 
 Ajayan lab 

Rice scientist Aydin Babakhani, left, one of four university researchers who have won a new grant to develop new terahertz technologies, shows a microchip that put out the shortest pulse ever measured from such a small device. The chip designed by Babakhani and graduate student Mahdi Assefzadeh, right, is seen as a step toward the ability to use terahertz for wireless communications and other applications. Photo by Jeff Fitlow

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