Fast photon control brings quantum photonic technologies closer
Lenses can bend light and sound in almost any direction
Researchers glimpse the inside of a photonic crystal
Scientists discover how to turn light into matter after 80-year quest
Imperial College London physicists have discovered how to create matter from light - a feat thought impossible when the idea was first theorised 80 years ago.
New way to store light could prove useful for optical communication
'Solid' light could compute previously unsolvable problems
Researchers at Princeton University have begun crystallizing light as part of an effort to answer fundamental questions about the physics of matter.
Proposed gamma-ray laser could emit 'nuclear light'
Study finds single photons cannot exceed the speed of light
Laser comb system maps 3-D surfaces remotely for manufacturing, forensics
Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology have demonstrated a laser-based imaging system that creates high-definition 3D maps of surfaces from as far away as 10.5 meters. The method ...
Proposal for optical transistor uses light to control light
Physicists show that superfluid light is possible
Vertical cavity quantum switch could lead us away from electronics-based computing
Through a Sensor, Holographically
New material gives visible light an infinite wavelength
Researchers from the FOM Institute AMOLF and the University of Pennsylvania have fabricated a material which gives visible light a nearly infinite wavelength. The new metamaterial is made by stacking silver ...