Light from Exotic Particle States

A new type of light-emitting diode uses emission from the radiative decay of exciton complexes

Bionic Metamaterials with Novel Optical Properties

3D-printing of a moth eye-inspired omnidirectional microwave antenna

New Super-Accurate Optical Atomic Clock

Progress towards an optically defined second could improve advanced communication and the search for new physics

A Microlaser Emitting Helical Light

A microlaser based on a novel design allows emitting light in chiral modes, thus producing corkscrews of light

On-Chip Tunable Frequency Comb

New integrated electro-optic comb generator in a thin-film lithium niobate photonic platform

Novel Form of Graphene-Based Metamaterial

New material opens new avenues in thermophotovoltaics, photodetectors and many other optical applications

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

Next Generation of Optical Antennas

New approach to design, fabricate and demonstrate optical antennas using an epsilon-near-zero (ENZ) material

Laser Cavity-Soliton Microcombs

New technology brings a clock that could replace GPS and Galileo one step closer