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...
News - 31 Jan 2015
Rochester Institute of Technology is among the leaders of a consortium named as one of three finalists in the country competing for a multimillion-dollar federal investment in a regional photonics...
News - 26 Mar 2010
Biophotonics, or photomedicine, is a relatively unknown discipline, though it has existed for years now. You may have even benefited from it without realizing it. Some of the greatest advances of this...
News - 27 Jun 2008
Engineers working in optical communications bear more than a passing resemblance to dreamers chasing rainbows.
They may not wish literally to capture all the colors of the spectrum, but they do...
Article - 13 Jun 2013
Fiber optic switches are optic elements that are used in telecommunication to enable the signals in optical fibers to be switched from one circuit to another.
Article - 22 Aug 2017
High resolution microdisplays that use liquid-crystal-on-silicon (LCoS) technology are commonplace these days. They are found across various optical modulation applications including projectors,...