For the latest in terahertz (Thz) science news from the Center for Terahertz Research, click on a link below. This site offers terahertz science feature stories from Rensselaer Marketing and Media Relations, as well as articles from local, national, and international media. Check back for frequent updates.

Terahertz Science in the News

  • Rensselaer Terahertz Center Director Xi-Cheng Zhang named a fellow of the American Physical Society (APS) for pioneering work in terahertz optics – click here
  • Terahertz imaging outshines x-rays - it's a safer, higher resolution and provides a wealth of spectroscopic information – click here
  • T-Rays promise to speed computers by enabling smaller and faster microelectronics – click here
  • Terahertz waves as imaging tool reduces medical diagnostic time from hours to minutes or seconds – click here
  • Rensselaer researchers seeing farther and faster with terahertz
  • $1 million grant from the W.M. Keck Foundation establishes a lab within the Terahertz Center that will be dedicated to microscopy, medical imaging, and research to identify terrorist threats