News - 28 Apr 2010
Internal waves — huge but nearly invisible ripples that occur in the oceans, the atmosphere and stars — can play an important role in climate change and other processes, but there is...
At the overlap between the worlds of science and industry, CORDOUAN Technologies was born in September 2007 from the impetus of David Jacob (CTO) and Mathias Pennec (CEO), originating respectively...
News - 1 Jul 2008
Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) have won six R+D 100 Awards for innovative technologies in areas ranging from national security to the...
Article - 26 Oct 2018
This article details how the output quality of a display is measured.
News - 21 Nov 2007
"See those white sparks?" asks Kirk Czymmek, as he points to the video on his computer screen of a highly magnified heart cell in action. Tiny fireworks flash across the screen with every...
Article - 3 Sep 2010
It is the shift in wavelength of the inelastically scattered radiation that provides the chemical and structural information. Raman shifted photons can be of either higher or lower energy, depending...
News - 15 Jul 2007
Using the same "multispectral analysis" concept that enables satellites to study Earth's surface, Purdue University researchers have developed a new system that quickly determines the...
News - 10 Mar 2016
The Optical Society (OSA) is pleased to name the 2016 recipients of its prestigious awards and medals.
The winners include: Gérard Mourou, Frederic Ives Medal/Jarus Quinn Prize; Bishnu Pal,...
Article - 2 Feb 2018
In this article, we discuss the benefits and disadvantages of both Infrared spectroscopy (IR) and Raman spectroscopy techniques.
Art Photonics offers optical fiber bundles in straight, bifurcated multi-furcated design allowing cross talk to be blocked between fibers.