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Light Pulses Control Neuron Activity

Controlling firing pattern of neurons by manipulating the phase of the spectral components of the light

Butterfly Wing Inspires Photovoltaics

Light absorption can be enhanced by up to 200 percent with optimized nanostructures

Insect Eyes Inspire Antireflective Coating

Microspheres capture up to 99 percent of light, ranging from ultraviolet into the near infrared

Detecting Cancer in Less Than 30 Seconds

World’s first cancer scanner tracks down malignant melanoma with IR laser beam

Laser Spectroscopy Offers Prospect for Dental Surgery

Use of laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy on oral tissues to benefit dental treatment

New Diagnostic Method for Hip Problems Using Lasers

Gas in scattering media absorption spectroscopy to properly diagnose osteonecrosis of the hip.

Mueller Polarimetric Imaging in 2017 and Beyond

A review on the state of Mueller polarimetric imaging for surgical and diagnostic applications in 2017 and the future.

MSOT Imaging to Improve Tumor Diagnosis

TU Munich team applies real-time handheld MSOT imaging system for tissue interrogation

EMBL in Heidelberg Receives High-Resolution Microscopy Center

It will make new technologies available to foster a better understanding of the molecular basis of life and disease