TOPTICA at Photonics West 2017: Finest lasers at exotic wavelengths for biophotonics, material inspection and quantum optics

The new FemtoFiber dichro midIR is ideally suited for mid-infrared spectroscopy, as well as near-field studies. It provi…

Aluminum nitride may be engineered to advance quantum computing

T he researchers found that by applying strain to aluminum nitride, one could create structural defects that may be harn…

Seeing the quantum future… literally

The physicists have taken a technical quantum leap in addressing this, using techniques from big data to predict how qua…

II-VI Infrared Offers Multi-band Coated Optics for Hybrid Laser Processing Systems

II-VI’s anti-reflection and beam combining optics achieve very high transmission for a variety of dual or triple bands i…

A bright (nano) light for plasmonic circuitry

ICFO researcher report on the realization of a novel ultra-compact hybrid nanolaser source operating at room temperature…



CWRU researchers directly measure how perovskite solar films efficiently convert light to power

The scientists directly measured the distance traveled—called diffusion length—for the first time by using the technique called

Schematic of scanning photocurrent imaging microscopy of halide perovskite film

Solar Cell Game Changer

Researchers develop a simple processing technique that could cut the cost of organic photovoltaics and wearable electronics