Leading Light: Anita Mahadevan-Jansen pioneers ways to use light in medicine and biologyby Brenda Ellis May. 23, 2012, 2:59 PM
More than 100 years ago, the discovery of X-ray revolutionized medical care by opening a window into the human body. Today biomedical photonics—the application of light in medicine and biology—promises to be equally groundbreaking. At the forefront of the revolution is Anita Mahadevan-Jansen, the School of Engineering’s Orrin H. Ingram Professor of Engineering.