News - 12 Jun 2020
Camera lenses could be considerably less resource-intensive to manufacture and thousands of times thinner in the years to come.
Ultra-thin and flexible “metalenses” could eventually...
News - 11 Jun 2020
Australian researchers have demonstrated the strong potential for a new type of flexible, recyclable electrodes to be used in creating cheaper solar cells, touchscreens, wearable 'e-skins' and...
News - 3 Jun 2020
Some of the society’s major challenges can be primarily addressed through novel technologies—and a majority of these technologies feature an optical system at their hub.
News - 23 Apr 2020
Scientists of Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU) in partnership with colleagues from ITMO University, and universities in Germany, Japan, and Australia, have developed a method for precise, fast...
News - 21 Apr 2020
Researchers have recently demonstrated laser-based microwave generators using built-in photonic chips developed at EPFL. Such microwave signals, in addition to their optical carriers, can potentially...
News - 20 Dec 2019
Edmund Optics® (EO), leading provider of optical and imaging components, is proud to announce that it has won two Laser Focus World Innovators Awards for 2019! The first is a Silver-Level Award...
News - 5 Dec 2019
A diffractive deep neural network is an optical machine learning structure that is capable of combining deep learning with optical diffraction and light-matter interaction to design diffractive...
News - 4 Dec 2019
Metalenses are flat surfaces that focus light using nanostructures. Now, they are set to redefine displays, sensors, cameras, and microscopy, among other things.
45 1 cm metalenses on a silicon...
News - 21 Nov 2019
Polymer-based FDR technology for superfine surfaces and extremely delicate components will pave the way for new series production applications
EOS, the world's leading technology supplier...
News - 11 Jun 2019
Generally, humans learn to tie their shoelaces when they are approximately six years old, making ribbon-like knots, or perhaps, more complex ones, if they are a bit clumsy.
Knots are used on a...