Better Control of Nanophotonic Circuits

Digital holography techniques to focus several spots of laser light at definite positions

A Helical Channel for Light

First twisted photonics crystal fibres for guiding light discovered

New Probe for Optical Nanofibers

Sensitive method for measuring the interference of light without destroying the fiber

Near-Perfect Quantum Clones

New technique for quantum encryption in existing fibre optic infrastructure

Measuring Polarization Simultaneously

New approach to send more data through multicore optical fibers

Optical Fiber Trans­mits 1 Tbps

Novel modulation approach fosters higher transmission capacity

Long Optical Fiber Connects Optical Clocks

Project in Germany and France shows best comparison worldwide between distant optical clocks

Twisted Light From a Vortex Laser

New microlaser could lead to increased data rates in optical communication


Optical fiber devices for microfluidics integration open up new horizons for advanced “lab-on-a-chip” technologies

Researchers to Test New Optical Fibre 3D Printing Technique

Researchers are set to investigate using 3D printing, or additive manufacturing, techniques in the fabrication of optical fibre.