Publications and Presentations

Refereed Journal Papers

Cargnello, Matteo, et al. "Substitutional Doping in Nanocrystal Superlattices.” Nature 524.756 (2015): 450:453. Read the article here

Refereed Conference Papers

Datta, Bianca, et al. "Direct-laser metal writing of surface acoustic wave transducers for integrated-optic spatial light modulators in lithium niobate." SPIE Advanced Fabrication Technologies for Micro/Nano Optics and Photonics X. International Society for Optics and Photonics, 2017. Read the paper here.

Savidis, Nickolaos, et al. "Fabrication of waveguide spatial light modulators via femtosecond laser micromachining." SPIE OPTO. International Society for Optics and Photonics, 2016. Read the paper here.

Jolly, Sundeep, et al. "Progress in off-plane computer-generated waveguide holography for near-to-eye 3D display." SPIE OPTO. International Society for Optics and Photonics, 2016. Read the paper here.

Conference Presentations

Materials Research Society Spring 2017 Meeting (click for more info): "Mechanosensitive Cell Behavior on Electrorheological Substrates"

SPIE Photonics West 2017: "Direct-laser metal writing of surface acoustic wave transducers for integrated-optic spatial light modulators in lithium niobate".  Watch the presentation here. 

New Harvest 2017(click for more info): "Living Materials Library"

AAAS Mass Media Fellowship(2017)

I worked as a science writer for NOVA Next's digital team as a AAAS Fellow for the summer of 2017. Read my articles for NOVA Next here or here

Other Writing

Datta, Bianca. "This is not a hologram." FOLD (2015). Read the article here.

MIT graduate admissions blog posts: New Year's (Un)Resolutions,  and on finding mentors 

Slice of MIT Grad Life blog: Graduate Women Explore a Path to Professorship


Awards and Fellowships

2017 AAAS Mass Media Fellowship

2017 Graduate Student Council Travel Grant

2015 MIT Graduate Women of Excellence. More info here.

2014 Penn Engineering Exceptional Service Award

2014 William R. Graham Materials Science & Engineering Senior Design Award (First Place in the Department). Watch the presentation here.

2012-2013 UPenn Dean's List 

2010 Maryland Commission for Women: Women of Tomorrow Award

2010 Columbia Scholastic Press Association: First Place in Essay Category for "Tea Ceremony," Pulp

2009 Maryland Scholastic Press Association: First Place in Inside-Page Design, Pulp

2008 Columbia Scholastic Press Association: Color Photography for "Man on a Can," Pulp

2008 Maryland Scholastic Press Association: Magazine Photography, "Jutewhala," Weld


Conferences and Workshops

Path of Professorship, MIT, Cambridge, MA: Co-organized and ran two day workshop for 2015, 2016, 2017.  Invited  and coordinated speakers, managed participant applications, created schedule, created supplemental written materials, and decided on content each year. More information here. 

New Harvest 2017, Brooklyn, New York: Presented a poster and exhibit booth.


Affiliations

Student Member, Materials Research Society

Student Member, SPIE

Student Member, IEEE

Student Member, SWE

Student Member, AAAS