Trapping Light Without Back Reflections

A new technique for suppressing back reflections is leading to better signal quality for sensing and information technology

A New Method of Optical Distance Measurement

Using methods from quantum information theory to overcome the resolution limit

Better Optical Fibers for Gyroscopes

Anew type of hollow core optical fiber overcomes several factors that have limited previous resonator fiber optic gyroscopes

IR-Spectroscopy Shows Quality of Natural Gas

An infrared spectrometer detects the percentages of methane, ethane, propane, butane and longer hydrocarbon chains

A Laser-Based Sensor for Benzene

Sensor exhibits high selectivity and sensitivity to benzene with detection limit of 2 ppb

Shining a Light on Metamaterials

Using ultrashort electron pulses to measure light-matter interactions in nanophotonic materials

Hexagon: ‘100%EV’ to Accelerate Electric Vehicle Development

Manufacturing intelligence division to enable vehicles that overcome customer’s performance and cost concerns.

Optical Test for Cancer

Sensitive spectroscopy approach detects formaldehyde at a level of just 1 part per million

Photonic Barcodes Record Energy Transfer

Cavity-enhanced radiative energy transfer converts information from a single droplet into trillions of photonic barcodes

Detecting Colors in the Dark

Recording broad spectra with two mode-locked femtosecond laser and a single photon counting detector