Infrared Frequency Comb Measures Biological Signatures

New approach unites a compact source of phase-stable, single-cycle, mid-infrared pulses with room temperature electric field

Optical Fiber Probes Molecular Bonds

World’s first portable, optical nanoscopy tool integrates a glass optical fiber with a silver nanowire condenser

Colliding Lasers Double the Energy of Proton Beams

New type of laser-based particle accelerators could be useful for many applications, including proton therapy.​

170 Projects to Develop Disruptive Solutions

ATTRACT: €17 million euros to tackle key societal challenges

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

Smallest Pixels Ever Created for Color-Changing Buildings

Nanopixels are compatible with roll-to-roll fabrication on flexible plastic films

New Lenses for Sharper Diffraction Images

A new and improved focusing system for electron diffraction measurements

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