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08 Aug 23
Nanofilms based on butterfly wings allow colorful cooling

Shenzhen University materials could allow temperature control of buildings, vehicles and equipment.

07 Aug 23
Sandia Labs invents method to integrate micro-optical devices on silicon

New Mexico-based lab awarded patent for technique of integrating multiple materials onto silicon.

26 Jul 23
Tufts University detects circulating tumor cells in blood

Dual-ratio approach enhances fluorescence signal during sensing in biological systems.

26 Jul 23
LED lights are “the future driver of internet and data transmission”

UK researchers explain how to release high-speed photonic sources using metal-halide perovskites.

26 Jul 23
German-Chinese group creates quantum superposition state in semiconductor

Based on two optical laser pulses acting as single terahertz laser pulse; a new approach for Q-computing.

26 Jul 23
Phase imaging catches sight of obscured objects

UCLA diffractive optical network could allow clearer views of cells in tissues.

25 Jul 23
Berkeley Lab mixes different color fiber lasers to form ultrashort pulses

New technique set to boost the potential of laser-plasma accelerators.

19 Jul 23
Raman scattering spots nanoplastic particles for environmental monitoring

TU Wien project could be important step for development of future sensors.

18 Jul 23
Fraunhofer ISE, Freiburg hit ‘record’ 15.8% efficiency for organic PV cell...

...while Fraunhofer IPMS and Applied Materials launch European Semiconductor Metrology Hub.

13 Jul 23
LZH researches method to make formable hybrid components

Two-laser processes for tailored forming project aiming to produce load-adapted solid parts.

12 Jul 23
3D-printed microlenses overcome PIC scaling challenges

KIT group shows that with multi-photon lithography, beams can be shaped to suit butt-coupled PICs.

11 Jul 23
Laval demonstrates ‘first’ femtosecond fiber laser operating in visible spectrum

Based on lanthanide-doped fluoride fiber, novel source emits at 635 nm, with pulse length of 168 femtoseconds.

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