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Could we one day control the path of lightning?

Experiments show that electric discharges follow certain laser beams.

Experimental figures show how different shaped lasers give discharges distinct properties and trajectories. By combining…

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Small and discreet data glasses for everyday use

Data glasses tend to be chunky, unstylish objects, so it’s no wonder they haven’t caught on among general consumers. Fra…

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A novel source of X-rays for imaging purposes

Physicists at LMU Munich and the Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics have validated a novel laser-driven means of gen…

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The Wonders of Light

ICFO and Cambridge University Press announce the release of the new book The Wonders of Light

ICFO and Cambridge University Press announce the launch of The Wonders of Light, a book that dives into the realm of pho…

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Hooked on Phonons: NIST-led Research Group Measures Graphene Vibrations

Carbon atoms in graphene sheets are arranged in a regularly repeating honeycomb-like lattice—a two-dimensional crystal. …

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Aalto University researchers predicted existence of new quantum matter theoretically

The results are important in the search for new quantum states and possible use in future electronics applications.

Aalto University researchers have succeeded to predict, in theory, that superconducting surfaces can become topological …

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Lighting the way to new Wonder materials?

A glass lattice that traps light in such a way that it exhibits ‘infinite mass’ has been devised by a group of physicist…

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Theory Turns to Reality for Nonlinear Optical Metamaterials

The research team was able to demonstrate backward phase-matching by exploiting two distinct modes in a nonlinear plasmo…

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Alluxa and Laser Components GmbH Announce Distribution Agreement

Alluxa produces its optical coatings and filters in Santa Rosa, California. Alluxa’s product lines include the Ultra Ser…

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Collecting Lost Light

Rayleigh scattering reveals light propagation in optical nanfibers

JQI researchers in collaboration with scientists from the Naval Research Laboratory have developed a new technique for v…

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Northrop Grumman Successfully Delivers Primary Mirror for University of Massachusetts, Lowell PICTURE B Mission

The primary mirror, engineered and built by AOA Xinetics, a Northrop Grumman Corporation company, was

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3D printing with metals achieved by FOM researchers

Researchers from FOM and the University of Twente now made a major step towards high-resolution metal printing. They use…

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Edinburgh Biosciences and Delta Optical Thin Film A/S jointly announce a laser attenuator based on linear variable filter technology

This radically new and patent pending solution to laser attenuation has some remarkable features and benefits compared t…

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The molecular radio: tuning in to the signal of molecules

In this technique the investigated material is illuminated by two very short pulses of infrared light

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AUREA Technology will show Quantum Dots lifetime measurement at Laser World of Photonics 2015 at booth B2.261

The PicoXea is the first all-in-one picosecond resolution Time Correlated Single Photon Counting analyzer, which fully i…

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Rice researchers make ultrasensitive conductivity measurements

Photonic platform could provide ‘optical signatures’ for molecular electronics

Researchers at Rice University have discovered a new way to make ultrasensitive conductivity measurements at optical fre…

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How to build a photonics chip in just six weeks

UBC launches online course for tech workers and enthusiasts

A UBC electrical and computer engineering professor will be the first to teach a new online lab course that sees student…

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Beam Twisters™ provide 90° rotation of laser bar beams

These beam shaping lenses are used to rotate the beams emitted by the individual laser bars by

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Lambda Research Corporation Releases OSLO v6.6.4

In addition to classical lens design features, OSLO is used to simulate and analyze the performance of optical systems b…

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New interlayer-free bonding technology will be presented at the Paris Air Show

This new technology allows high quality bonding of optical components with the same composition without changing the ind…

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