High-Precision Fusion Splicing

Using CO2 laser system developed by Nyfors, CeramOptec and Fraunhofer IOF

Random Lasing in an Optical Fiber

A disorder induced localized states form isolated local channels to make the output laser beam highly directional

Optical Fiber Senses Human Motion

The dye-doped polydimethylsiloxane optical fiber detects tensile strains by absorption of light

Optik & Photonik 4/2017 October

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DNA as Photonic Materials

Scientists fine-tune organic thin films to achieve the desired index of refraction

Sensing Atoms Caught in Ripples of Light

Light waves propagating down a fiber both capture and probe the atoms

Nanocraters Improve Optical Nanofibers

One dimensional photonic cavities exhibite strong broadband reflectance and high optical transmission

Light Source With Liquid Core

Scientists generate supercontinuum light source using liquid core optical fibers

LZH Scientist Founds Fiber Company

FiberBridge Photonics provides individualized fiber components for the world market

Optical Isolation in a Fiber

Complete linear optical isolation in a waveguide-resonator system composed entirely of silica glass