UCCS professor wins Inventor of Year Award

Anatoliy Pinchuk, an assistant professor of physics and energy science at UCCS, received the New Inventor of the Year award for the campus from the University of Colorado Technology Transfer Office at a banquet Tuesday at the Tivoli Turnhalle in downtown Denver. Six other University of Colorado faculty members and two companies were also honored.

 Pinchuk’s research at the UCCS Nanco Optics and Photonics Research Center focuses on nanomaterials for intracellular imaging and optical biochemical sensors.