NanoPhotonics+ Lab

Investigating the nanoscale interaction of light with matter.


Fontecchio NanoPhotics+
Lab Overview


Lab and Facilities Overview

The Materials for Electronic Smart Systems (MESS) facility represents a unique inter-disciplinary collaboration among faculty with research interests ranging between such diverse topics such as wireless communications, optics, robotics, entertainment engineering, and functional fabrics for the Internet of Things.

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Core Technologies

Our research in the area of nanophotonics is focused on the nanoscale interaction of light with matter.

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Dragon Spectral

More information from light.
Learn more about Dr. Fontecchio’s company, Dragon Spectral which was founded in 2017 to commercialize a new hyperspectral filter technology invented at Drexel University.

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Learn more about the mission and educational initiatives of Dr. Fontecchio’s Center for the Advancement of STEM Teaching and Learning Excellence (CASTLE) at Drexel University.

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Dedicated to change.

Learn more about our current and past education initiatives, as well as our K-12 STEM academic resources.

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Lab Publications and


Learn more about the publications and highlights associated with the Fontecchio NanoPhotonics+ Lab at Drexel University.

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