Nanostructures enhance light trapping for solar fuel generation
Photons' journeys across the universe help unravel cosmological mysteries
Photon-plasmon nanowire laser offers new opportunities in light manipulation
Scientists create never-before-seen form of matter
Harvard and MIT scientists are challenging the conventional wisdom about light, and they didn't need to go to a galaxy far, far away to do it.
Towards a global quantum network: Photoelectron trapping in double quantum dots
Light-emitting nanotubes get brighter with zero-dimensional states
Quantum dot LED approaches theoretical maximum efficiency
Manipulating Lorentz and Fano spectral line shapes
Semiconductor 'shish kabob' nanostructures combine properties from different dimensions
Quantum teleportation performed with light from a quantum dot embedded in an LED
New materials for capturing carbon dioxide from combustion gases
(Phys.org) —Carbon dioxide is both a culprit in global warming and also responsible for keeping the Earth warm enough to support life as we know it. It is odorless and colorless, often represented by a ...
New 'switch' could power quantum computing
Using a laser to place individual rubidium atoms near the surface of a lattice of light, scientists at MIT and Harvard University have developed a new method for connecting particles—one that could help ...
Quantum photon properties revealed in another particle—the plasmon
(Phys.org) —For years, researchers have been interested in developing quantum computers—the theoretical next generation of technology that will outperform conventional computers. Instead of holding data ...
Ultrabright lasers help switch single photons
(Phys.org) —In the search for a single photon source, researchers in Australia and France have achieved a major step towards a turn-key source of individual, precisely tailored photons from an integrated ...