UV Space Telescope Gets 100-Megapixel Camera

Satellite shall open new view on exploding stars and black holes

A Multimodal Lensless Microscope

A suitcase sized microscope will allow medical doctors to make parasite diagnosis from body fluid samples directly on site

Glowing Nanoparticles Control Biological Processes

Light from nanoparticle clusters was able to activate anticancer drugs within cells

Teaching Cars to Drive with Foresight

A new approach for semantic scene understanding of Lidar-sequences

Light with Intrinsic Chirality

Synthetic chiral light selectively interacts with one of the two versions of a chiral molecule

Nanoparticles Enhance Light-Based Detection

Surface plasmons act as antennas and enhance the molecules’ emitted light up to ten times

Dynamic Mapping of the Eye Surface

New non-invasive instrument images layers of the eye’s protective tear film with speed and precision

Coin-Sized Infrared Spectrometer

New device makes use of special waveguides with an optical refractive index that can be adjusted externally via an electric field

Combining Raman and Infrared Spectroscopy

New technology will reveal the structures of molecules with increased detail and specificity

Compound Lenses Inspired by the Mosquito Eye

Bionic device could someday find applications in autonomous vehicles, robots or medical devices