Continuous Imaging of Light-Sensitive Corals

An new light-sheet microscope allows gentle, non-invasive observation of corals and their polyps in detail over eight continuous hours

Medical Tools Developed Quicker

Dedicated medical pilot production line gives easy access to prototyping

Comb on a Chip

New design for optical ruler could revolutionize clocks, telescopes and telecommunications

A Pause Button for Light

A hollow-core photonic bandgap fiber filled with laser-cooled atoms might serve as single photon source

Superlens Squeezes Light into Nanospace

Plasmon nanojet: an efficient mechanism for subwavelength focusing of plasmons

Thinner Photonic Crystals

The new insights lead to design rules for new optoelectronic devices for efficient telecommunication and computers

Glass Mediates Interaction Between Photons

Light interacts with itself to form self-sustaining waves in an artificial topological material

A New Hollow-Core Optical Fiber

Enhancing the potential of optical interferometric systems and sensors

Filter Chips for High-Quality Lasers

A hybrid-integrated electronic–photonic system suppresses the phase noise of the input light

A Temporal Supersymmetry

New approach to designing omnidirectional invisible materials