Printed Nanolasers from Perovskites

Direct writing of fully integrated coherent light sources for advanced photonic and optoelectronic circuitry

Levitating Objects with Light

Nanoscale patterning could enable precise manipulation of objects on many scales

Laser Beam Sneaks Through Opaque Media

A pre-treated laser beam enters opaque surfaces without dispersing

Anti-Laser as Perfect Absorber

Complicated structures in two or three dimensions can perfectly absorb a specially tailored wave

Astrocombs for Planet-Hunting Telescopes

New tool for discovery and characterization of exoplanets around nearby stars

World Record in Laser-Driven Electron Acceleration

Laser-drilling allows the production of electron beams with energetic peaks up to 7.8 GeV

The Smallest Optical Frequency Comb

A photonic integrated, compact, and portable soliton microcomb source is driven by an on-chip indium phosphide laser

First Quantum Dot Mode-Locked Laser Grown on Silicon

The new prototype shows a proven 4.1 terabit-per-second transmission capacity

A Time-Reversed Laser

A metamaterial designed to absorb all light of a specific color demands the waves be synchronized as well

A Structured Laser Beam

New approach at CERN to produce beams that are almost non-diffractive