News - 31 May 2021
Researchers have developed new types of materials that combines two or three types of nanoparticles into structures that display fundamental new properties such as superfluorescence.
News - 27 May 2021
Recently, the eROSITA (extended Roentgen Survey with an Imaging Telescope Array) x-ray telescope, an instrument developed by a team of scientists at Max-Planck-Institut für Extraterrestrische...
News - 26 May 2021
Optical Surfaces Ltd, a leading supplier of high precision reference optical flats to leading research establishments and national standards laboratories worldwide, reports on growing demand for...
News - 21 May 2021
It's always good when your hard work reflects well on you.
With the discovery of the giant polarization rotation of light, that is literally so.
The ultrathin, highly aligned carbon nanotube...
News - 3 May 2021
A pair of physicists at the University of California, Riverside, are aiming to convert light falling on atomically thin semiconductor materials into electricity, having received more than $582,000 in...
News - 6 Apr 2021
The diffraction limit, also known as Abbe diffraction limit in optics, poses a great challenge in many systems that involve wave dynamics, such as imaging, astronomy, and photolithography.
News - 29 Mar 2021
LOGAN, UTAH – March 22, 2021 – Wasatch Photonics, a manufacturer of optical diffraction gratings, is proud to announce the achievement of ISO 9001:2015 certification for its Logan,...
News - 24 Mar 2021
The International Space Centre at The University of Western Australia has been awarded Federal funding to advance optical communications between Earth and space – just a month after the centre...
News - 19 Mar 2021
If you're looking for one technique to maximize photon output from plasmons, stop. It takes two to wrangle.
Rice University physicists came across a phenomenon that boosts the light from a...
News - 10 Mar 2021
Teledyne Imaging, part of Teledyne Technologies, is proud to introduce COSMOS™, large-format, back side illuminated (BSI) CMOS cameras optimized for astronomy. Exclusively developed by Teledyne...