Super-Planckian Material Exhibits LED-Like Light

The new material could be used for energy harvesting, military infrared-based object tracking and identification

New State of Light

Light can rotate around a transverse axis perpendicular to the direction light travels

Machine Learning for Quantum Optics

AI can reconstruct quantum states from experimental data in the presence of noise

Moiré Effect for Transparent Images

A new material combines transparent properties with the moiré effect to produce images

Simulated Photosynthesis

Molecular dynamics simulations show how membrane complexes tune the photoexcitation of pigments

Unfazed by Phase Shifts

A novel type of detector enables the oscillation profile of light waves to be precisely determined

Multiplication of the Orbital Angular Momentum

New method combines circular-sector transformations into a single optical element

A Momentous View on the Birth of Photoelectrons

The first sub-femtosecond study of the linear photon momentum transfer during an ionisation

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