Double X-Ray Vision

Combination measurement shows distribution of metals in biological samples

UV Space Telescope Gets 100-Megapixel Camera

Satellite shall open new view on exploding stars and black holes

World’s Fastest Soft X-Ray Camera

DSSC detector expands capabilities of the instrument for spectroscopy and coherent scattering

Lasers Produce High-Energy Terahertz Pulses

Terahertz radiation is to open the way for a new generation of compact particle accelerators

Shortest Ultraviolet Laser Pulse Ever

Generation of few-cycle deep ultraviolet pulses via frequency upconversion of 5-fs near-infrared pulses in argon

The Taming of the Light Screw

Scientists create high-order harmonics from solids with controlled polarization states

World Record in Laser-Driven Electron Acceleration

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

Optical Centrifuges for Superrotors

Novel corkscrew-laser technique can send molecules spinning rapidly about a selected axis

X-Ray Microscopy With Record Resolution

First X-ray focus below 10 nanometres diameter at Hamburg achieved

Giant LEAPS for Photon Sources

European consortium of light sources used for research launched in Brussels