Nature Photonics

Using plasmonics to transmit more data

Merely a decade ago, people were amazed that their cellular phones could send a simple text message. Now smartphones send and receive high-resolution photographs, videos, emails with large attachments, and much more. The ...

dateFeb 23, 2016 in Optics & Photonics
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Precise molecular fingerprinting on the fly

Electro-optic modulators, which can switch light on and off within just picoseconds, are enabling ever faster telecommunication over optical glass fibres, so that large movies can be streamed more smoothly across oceans into ...

dateDec 22, 2015 in Optics & Photonics
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