Super-Planckian Material Exhibits LED-Like Light

The new material could be used for energy harvesting, military infrared-based object tracking and identification

Robots to the Rescue

IFR’s Innovation Award winner from Denmark helps to fight pandemic

A Funnel of Light

New device could serve as a new platform for hypersensitive optical detectors

New Photon Source for Encrypted Communication

Quantum-enhanced optical systems operating within the 2- to 2.5-μm spectral region

A Handheld, High-Resolution Medical Imaging Device

NTU development with potential for bedside scanning

High-Efficiency Laser for Silicon Chips

New laser would be interes­ting for optical data transfer, night-vision systems and sensors.

Fraunhofer IOF Announces Young Researcher Award 2020

Applied Photonics Award 2020: applications invited from April 1st until June 30th, 2020

Making 3D Cameras Easier to Use

New autofocusing method for high-resolution 3D profilometry with a digital fringe projection technique

Uncomplicated Tool for Fever Measurement in Public Places

Reliable test system for the detection of possibly Corona-infected persons

Focus-Free Camera with a New Flat Lens

New technology poised to drastically reduce weight, complexity and cost of cameras while increasing functionality