News - 26 Nov 2014
Who knew Blu-ray discs were so useful? Already one of the best ways to store high-definition movies and television shows because of their high-density data storage, Blu-ray discs also improve the...
News - 23 Jun 2011
Lumerical Solutions Inc. is a global provider of nanophotonic design software, today introduced MODE Solutions 5.0, the latest upgrade to its MODE Solutions waveguide design product.
News - 17 Feb 2010
With a silicone rubber "stick-on" sheet containing dozens of miniature, powerful lenses, engineers at Harvard are one step closer to putting the capacity of a large laboratory into a...
News - 13 Mar 2009
Researchers at Rice University have created a metamaterial that could light the way toward high-powered optics, ultra-efficient solar cells and even cloaking devices.
Naomi Halas, an...
News - 15 Dec 2020
SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics, and the Chinese Laser Press will host a colloquium sponsored by their co-published journal Advanced Photonics. The six 90-minute interactive...
News - 10 Apr 2020
Top research teams in technologies related to nanophotonics are actively looking for ways to create optical transistors, which are believed to be crucial components for upcoming optical...
News - 7 Jan 2020
A new all-optical method has been demonstrated by researchers for producing strong second-order nonlinear effects in materials that do not support them usually.
A red laser creates nonlinear effects...
News - 20 Sep 2019
An incandescent lightbulb created in an engineering laboratory at Rice University may be viewed as the smallest in the world with the potential of advances in photonics, sensing, and maybe computing...
News - 10 Feb 2016
An electrical engineer at The University of Texas at Arlington is developing an all-liquid optofluidic laser that could better detect cancer in the comfort of a doctor’s office.
News - 18 May 2015
The 2015 CLEO Conference and Exposition concluded today with 4,400 attendees, 226 exhibitors and 1380 presentations from around the world. Conference and exhibition programming provided attendees with...