News tagged with quantum optics

Attosecond camera for nanostructures

Physicists based at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet (LMU) in Munich and the Max Planck Institute for Quantum Optics have observed a nanoscale light-matter phenomenon which lasts for only attoseconds.

dateMay 31, 2016 in Nanophysics
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Using laser pulses to direct protons

Using ultrashort laser pulses an international team at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet (LMU) in Munich and the Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics has managed to manipulate the positions of atoms in hydrocarbon molecules ...

dateMay 13, 2016 in Optics & Photonics
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Testing Weyl's law at optical frequencies

Stable states (or resonances) are always of importance in understanding reactions and collision processes of all energy scales, but they often prove difficult to detect in experiments, particularly when a system exhibits ...

dateApr 13, 2016 in Quantum Physics
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