A scalable method of structural colour printing could find applications in forgery protection and the design of advanced materials.
Anti-reflection coating for glass improves light transmittance of solar panels.
Carbon nanotubes coated in gold show excellent photoacoustic and photothermal responses for in vivo medical imaging.
Previously seen on the Audi's high-end R8, LEDs from Philips Lumileds are set to penetrate further into the automotive market
The barrage of bad news may be easing in the US photonics sector, but good news remains in short supply
Demonstration is an early step towards a 'quantum switchboard'
Silver nanoparticles amplify Raman scattering to shed new light on ancient art objects
Photon Inc's NanoScan beam profilers now take a direct measurement of the repetition rate, a boon in materials processing applications.
In response to rapid growth in the photovoltaics market, manufacturers and laser specialists in Germany are joining forces to boost the production throughput of silicon solar cells by up to 50%.
Multiple carrier generation could boost efficiency
UK team claims important step towards practical, real-world quantum computers.
Lumenova, Jenoptik to collaborate on next-generation LED lighting systems.
US researchers claim world's smallest semiconductor laser
New dental technique can assess mineral content in teeth