Participating Institutions

Participating Institutions & Principal Investigators

The MURI Center for Dynamic Magneto-Optics is a close collaboration of universities with expertise in nonlinear and ultrafast optical science and materials synthesis, as outlined below.  The Center encourages corporate participation and sponsorship to support the development of new technology in the areas of renewable energy, as well as the generation of terahertz radiation and intense high-frequency magnetic fields.  It also invites broader involvement of the international scientific community through collaborations with the key investigators listed below.

University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan


Professor Stephen Rand

Professor Franco Nori

Professor Jinsang Kim

Professor Fred Adams

Dr. John Whitaker

Professor Richard Laine

Professor Anthony Bloch

Northwestern University
Evanston, Illinois


Professor Tobin Marks

Professor Mark Ratner

Stanford University
Stanford, California


Professor Tony Heinz

University of Central Florida
Orlando, Florida

University of Central Florida

Professor Eric van Stryland

Professor David Hagan