University of Toronto physicists harness neglected properties of light

University of Toronto researchers have demonstrated a way to increase the resolution of microscopes and telescopes beyon…

Small 120W CO2 Laser Enables Compact Machine Tools

Cx-10 lasers are intended to service a range of high volume marking, cutting and engraving applications employing a wide…

Researchers discover method to replicate nature’s ability to reflect light to develop innovative materials

During this study researchers found a direct relationship between the uniformity of the internal structure and its abili…

'Lossless' metamaterial could boost efficiency of lasers and other light-based devices

Plasmonic metamaterials are materials engineered at the nanoscale to control light in unusual ways. They can be used to …

Most accurate and most stable transportable optical clock worldwide

For the first time, scientists have presented a transportable optical strontium lattice clock which is suitable for the …



Printable solar cells just got a little closer

A U of T Engineering innovation could make printing solar cells as easy and inexpensive as printing a newspaper

Perovskite Solar Cell

Smart city fixtures

Startup brings solar-powered, phone-charging park benches and digital signs to cities worldwide.