Towards Ultra-High-Resolution Displays

New approach uses a switching mechanism of plasmonic pixels based on magnesium

Nanoslits for Valleytronics

2D material can emit light with valley-dependent circular polarization

Terahertz Radiation to Monitor Heat

A novel method for the quantification of the photothermal effect exhibited by nanoparticles in aqueous dispersions

Light Trapping with Nanocubes

Plasmonic light detector could revolutionize multispectral imaging for cancer, food safety and agriculture

Nanohighway for Light

Tiny low-energy optical switch rapidly reroutes light in computer chips

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

Quantum Optics in Topological Waveguides

New principle for quantum simulators in which quantum bits can exchange light quanta via a waveguide

How Light Travels Through Plasmonic-Photonic Crystals

New material with the hybrid mode of the optical states can be used in high-polarization-sensitive sensors

Light Increases Magnetic Memory Speeds

New method can potentially reduce energy consumption in magnetic memory devices

Laser Pulses Shaped Like a Corkscrew

Simulations show how to use these corkscrew shaped laser pulses to do cutting-edge research