John Bowers, professor of electrical and computer engineering and of materials at UC Santa Barbara, to give UCSB’s 2013 Faculty Research Lecture on Thursday, October 3, at 4 p.m. in the Engineering Science Building, Room 1001.
Awarded annually, the lectureship is considered the highest honor bestowed by the university faculty on one of its members. Bowers is the 58th recipient of the award. His lecture, titled “The Promise of Silicon Photonics,” is free and open to the public. A reception will follow.