Massive Photons in an Artificial Magnetic Field

The coupling of the spin-orbit interactions in solid-state systems can give rise to a wide range of exotic electronic transport effects

Light Waves in Two Dimensions

Developing rewritable optical components for surface light waves

Printing Colorful Holograms Faster

A new holoprinter technology combines low-power continuous lasers and fast printing

Majorana Photons Identified

Unique photons can travel with different wavefronts and allow better views through brain tissue

A Compact Full-Stokes Polarization Camera

Portable polarization-sensitive camera could be used in machine vision, autonomous vehicles, security and atmospheric chemistry

Self-Torque – A New Property of Light

Generation of optical vortices in the EUV by adjusting the temporal separation of two infrared vortex beams

How to Bend Waves in the Right Way

A new method to control branched flow of waves

Light Dynamically Twists an Electron’s Wave Function

Ultrafast vortex electron beams can be used to encode and manipulate quantum information

Sculpting Super-Fast Light Pulses

A metasurface with nanopillars shapes light precisely for practical applications

New Super-Accurate Optical Atomic Clock

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