Visitors May Archive Exhibits by 3D Scanning

New exposition concept at the State Museum of Baden extends digital archive

Second Laser Boosts Aeolus Satellite’s Power

After the switch to its second laser transmitter, ESA’s wind satellite is back up and running

Terahertz Lasers Become Hot

First realization of a terahertz quantum cascade laser operating without cryogenic cooling

Laser Pulses Shaped Like a Corkscrew

Simulations show how to use these corkscrew shaped laser pulses to do cutting-edge research

Lasers Produce High-Energy Terahertz Pulses

Terahertz radiation is to open the way for a new generation of compact particle accelerators

Colliding Lasers Double the Energy of Proton Beams

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

All-Fiber Device Simplifies Quantum Key Distribution

Robust encoder switches polarization one billion times a second

Multi-Photon Microscopy for Endoscopes

A multi-photon laser penetrates deep into cells and provides high-resolution three-dimensional images of living tissue

Shortest Ultraviolet Laser Pulse Ever

Generation of few-cycle deep ultraviolet pulses via frequency upconversion of 5-fs near-infrared pulses in argon

Quantum Optical Microcombs

New device could be an important component of quantum computer systems