Noise Enhances Optical Sensing

Noise can be turned into a resource for optical sensing using a nonlinear cavity

A Helical Soft-X-ray Beam

The intensity distribution of light rotates around its axis upon propagation

Hybrid Microscope for Digital Biopsy

Pairing infrared measurements with high-resolution optical images and machine learning algorithms

A 3D Camera for Advanced Biomedical Imaging

Stacked, transparent graphene photodetectors are combined with image processing algorithms

Double X-Ray Vision

Combination measurement shows distribution of metals in biological samples

Combining X-Rays and Laser Light to Image Sprays

New approach could lead to more efficient and less polluting fuel combustion

Trapping Light in Nanoresonators

New opportunities for subwavelength optics and nanophotonics – including compact sensors and night vision devices

New Kind of Colloidal Quantum Dot Photodetectors

Intraband absorption and photodetection in heavily doped PbS colloidal quantum dots in the 5–9 μm range

Camera Takes 1 Trillion Frames per Second

Picosecond imaging technology used to take pictures and video of transparent objects like cells

Imaging Around Corners with AI

Deep learning enables real-time imaging of hidden objects to help self-driving cars detect hazards