New Production Facility for Detectors in the US

Laser Components lays the foundations for the future

A New Sensor for Light, Heat and Touch

Thermodiffusion assisted pyroelectrics for rapid and stable heat and radiation sensing

Lasers Aim to Replace Scalpels

Instead of using dyes, the new biopsy technique uses pulses of laser light to image a sample

Color Vision Found in Fish that Live in Near Darkness

Unknown proliferation of rod opsin genes for a visual system that allows for color vision in the dark

Surface-Based Sensor Detects Single Molecules

Microtoroid resonators for an increased interaction between light and the molecule to be detected

New Lenses for Sharper Diffraction Images

A new and improved focusing system for electron diffraction measurements

Quantum Sensor for Photons

New kind of sensor measures light particles non-destructively

3D-Printed Microscope for Medical Diagnostics

Inexpensive, robust and portable microscope provides high-resolution 3D images of cells

3D Optical Biopsies within Reach

Optical fiber bundles commonly used in microendoscopy are inherently sensitive to depth information

3D Printing of Glass

3D-printing of chalcogenide glass could enable low-cost manufacturing of complex optical components