Branched Flow of Light

Branched flow opens the door to many new ideas such as branched flow in nonlinear media

Scaling Up the Quantum Chip

A hybrid process connects photonics with artificial atoms to produce the largest quantum chip of its type

Plug-and-Play Lens for Microscopy

New device makes it easy to access high-quality images from deep inside tissue

Quantum Entanglement Aboard Orbiting CubeSat

The new instrument successfully generated entangled photon-pairs over temperatures from 16 °C to 21.5 °C

An Ultrathin Flat Lens with a Broad Bandwidth

A fishnet-achromatic-metalens captures 70% of incoming light in frequencies ranging from 640 nanometers to 1200 nanometers

Continuous Imaging of Light-Sensitive Corals

An new light-sheet microscope allows gentle, non-invasive observation of corals and their polyps in detail over eight continuous hours

Laser Takes Pictures of Electrons in Crystals

Picoscope: a new type of a light microscope with a resolution of a few tens of picometers

Light from Inside the Tunnel

A so-far overlooked nonlinear optical mechanism that emerges from the light-induced tunneling of electrons

Antennas for Angstrom Displacement Sensing

Surface plasmon polaritons help to measure lateral displacements down to angstrom level

Laser Pulses with 1.2 Terawatt Peak Power

Record in few-cycle pulse generation with a new high-energy hollow fiber compressor beamline