Converting ambient light indoors could power smoke alarms, IoT devices, and more, removing need for batteries, power supplies.
Sensor from German-Italian group makes visible two key ranges of infrared not previously revealed by regular photodiodes.
To fabricate ultra-low loss silicon nitride circuits for generating “error-corrected qubits”.
Investment over three years will enable development of novel hybrid photonic integration platform.
Sensing technologies at the epicenter of military priorities, as IR vision is “the eyes of warfighters”, says Nibir Dhar.
More efficient conversion promises improvements in imaging, sensing and communications.
Millimeter-sized tip also said to be suitable for urology and kidney endoscopy procedures.
Berkeley Lab’s optical system “could calm jitters of high-power lasers”, say developers.
Ireland-led initiative to develop disruptive photonics packaging and test tech is “at the forefront of global photonics industry”.
Partnership of Fraunhofer IWS and Israeli firms Civan Lasers and A. Kotliar Laser Welding Solutions for additive manufacturing apps.
Incorporating transparent phosphate salt makes perovskite cells safer for the environment.
Japan research institute sets new record for long haul transmission over 4-core fiber.