Ultrabright Dots See Beyond Skin Deep

New polymer dots can produce low-noise images with single-molecule sensitivity

Battling COVID-19 Using UV Light

Conjugated polymers, when combined with UV light, could almost completely kill the coronavirus

Laser Supports Minimally Invasive Surgery

A laser-steering microrobot operates with high speed and precision and can be integrated with existing endoscopic tools

Tracking Particles with Raman Holography

A novel holographic technique is capable of tracking individual particles in 3D volumes from one single image

The Lightest Light Source

An ultrathin organic LED could revolutionize the future of mobile technologies

Cell-Tracking with Holographic Fluorescence Imaging

Novel techniques uses the intrinsic phase information of each individual photon

Optical Test for Cancer

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

Terahertz Waves Image Breast Cancer

New approach to a rapid and precise on-site diagnosis of various types of cancer

Early Detection of Skin Cancer

Otto von Guericke Prize 2020 for a novel, hyperspectral early detection method

Novel Membrane Laser Module for Spectral Measurement Methods

Fraunhofer IAF has partnered with the start-up ‘21s’ to bring their unique laser concept to practice