Precision Mirrors to Improve Detector Sensitivity

Improved deformable mirrors developed for gravitational wave observatories

Metasurfaces Correct Color Blindness

New type of contact lenses to correct deuteranomaly, a form of red-green color blindness

New Transmitter for Terahertz Waves

A germanium component generates pulses with many different terahertz frequencies at the same time

Biologically Inspired Ultrathin Camera

First prototype of a fully packaged ultrathin insect eye camera

A Sound Boost to Extreme Lasers

A diamond laser driven by sound waves is enabling new extremes of laser performance

Controlling the Phase of Light Using 2D Materials

Atomically thin materials manipulate the phase of light without changing its amplitude at extremely low power loss

Moiré Effect for Transparent Images

A new material combines transparent properties with the moiré effect to produce images

“New Era for Free-Form Micro-Optics”

European pilot line Phabuloμs to provide manufacturing technology for optical free-form microstructures

Metasurface Reflects Light Only in One Direction

A first optical metasurface with controllable ultrafast time-varying properties breaking optical reciprocity

Precision Fiber Alignment Arrays Introduced by Optoscribe

Structures offer unrivalled levels of optical performance through precise alignment of fiber arrays