Serge Haroche and David Wineland devised different methods for measuring quantum effects.
Ignition research continues at the giant laser facility, but the end of the calendar year looks like a more significant date than that set by Congress.
Fraunhofer ISE’s Andreas Bett and Hansjörg Lerchenmüller from Soitec Solar share €500,000 prize.
European Microscopy Congress 2012 showcases booming electron, optical, scanning sector
Developing a LIBS instrument to operate on Mars presented significant technical challenges.
Second pillar of pan-European Extreme Light Infrastructure project to receive €180 M in structural funds.
Mass production of laser diodes and backwards–compatible optical data storage recognized with biennial Zukunftspreis.
As photonics leaders in the US put their case for funding research to politicians, the laser pioneer picks up Washington’s new award.
The deadline for the 2012-2013 Prism Awards expires at end of September.
Survey of more than 7500 people working in photonics suggests that nearly nine in ten find their job highly satisfying.
European Southern Observatory (ESO) director general Tim de Zeeuw looks back on a half-century of intercontinental astronomical collaboration.
Report recommends a coordinated national photonics initiative and demands better economic data to support the case for funding it.