New Form of Light Created

Newly observed optical state could enable quantum computing with photons

Stopping Electrons With Light

Researchers created a radiation reaction by colliding an intense laser beam with a high-energy beam of electrons

Sharper Images of Quantum Dots

New nanoscope based on STED also works with atoms that have just two energy states

Optical Microstructures Using Lithium Niobate

An ultralow loss monolithic integrated lithium niobate photonic platform consisting of subwavelength waveguides

Light Passing Through a 2D-Waveguide Array

A 2D-experimental system allows to study materials that were theorized to exist only in 4D-space

Single-Photon Detector Counts to 4

Multi-photon detection with superconductors indicating number resolution up to four photons

Novel Hybrid Material for Next-Gen Displays

Graphene and quantum dots may inspire highly efficient and controllable displays and LEDs

Optical Chaos to Control the Momentum of Light

Chaotic scattering of light within a deformed structure transforms optical modes within a few picoseconds

Single Photon Reveals Entangle­ment of 16 Million Atoms

New results clarify the role of multipartite entanglement in ensemble-based quantum memories

Mirrors Improve the Quality of Photons

New method to pave the way for enhanced spin-photon and spin-spin entanglement rates