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

Colliding Lasers Double the Energy of Proton Beams

New type of laser-based particle accelerators could be useful for many applications, including proton therapy.​

A New Sensor for Light, Heat and Touch

Thermodiffusion assisted pyroelectrics for rapid and stable heat and radiation sensing

World Record in Laser-Driven Electron Acceleration

Laser-drilling allows the production of electron beams with energetic peaks up to 7.8 GeV