News - 22 Jan 2009
The principle behind whispering galleries - where words spoken softly beneath a domed ceiling or in a vault can be clearly heard on the opposite side of the chamber - has been used to achieve what...
News - 10 Mar 2017
Physicists from MIPT have predicted the existence of transparent composite media with unusual optical properties. Using graphics card based simulations, scientists studied regular volume structures...
News - 27 Jan 2010
Researchers at the Joint Quantum Institute (JQI), a collaboration of the National Institute of Standards and Technology and the University of Maryland at College Park, can speed up photons (particles...
News - 14 Mar 2019
A synthetic dielectric surface has been developed by physicists from ITMO University where the propagation of electromagnetic waves is not hindered by current defects and can be regulated. It is the...
News - 20 Jul 2009
Even Albert Einstein might have been impressed. His theory of general relativity, which describes how the gravity of a massive object, such as a star, can curve space and time, has been successfully...
News - 23 Feb 2008
Research and Markets has announced the addition of “Nanophotonic Materials: Photonic Crystals, Plasmonics, and Metamaterials” to their offering.
Stimulated by the pioneering work of...
News - 20 Feb 2014
Heraeus Precious Metals, world leader in industrial precious and specialty metals, is pleased to announce the continuing performance growth and reliability of Celcion™.
Article - 15 Apr 2014
Optical coatings are mainly utilized to change the transmittance, reflectance, polarization, or absorbance properties of optical components.
News - 23 May 2017
The scattering behavior of electrons in a non-conducting material has been monitored in real-time by an international team of physicists. Their insights could be of efficient use in...
Article - 15 Feb 2018
There remains a significant need to set standard methods of characterization for materials derived from material synthesis methods.