Controlling Fluorescence with Nanofibers

Better understanding of the interaction between light and atoms near a nanoscale light-guiding structure

A Structured Laser Beam

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

Boost for Optical Data Transmission

Nanosized amplifier significantly improved the propagation of data inside a microchip

Analyzing the Lasing Threshold of Nanolasers

Systematic study of the second-order coherence properties of metal-semiconductor nanolasers

A Quiet Photonic Integrated Brillouin Laser

A new spectrally pure lasers could be the heart of precision high-end scientific and commercial applications

Fractal Light from Lasers

Proof of a 20-year-old prediction that fractals could be recreated by the use of laser technology

Anti-Stokes Emission in Gold Nanorods

New results about the origin of light emission from plasmonic nanoparticles

A New Home for Optical Solitons

Munich physicists generated dissipative solitons in passive, free-space resonators for the first time

How to Double the Efficiency of OLEDs

Organic electronics benefits from a new class of double-doped polymers

Sensitive Optical Sensors for Air Pollution

Gold disk-shaped nanoparticles emit unusual amounts of ultraviolet light