Single-Mode Specification for Datacenter Applications

MSA consortium extends membership to nine new contributing members

Conducting Under UV-Irradiation

A molecular insulating crystal reversibly exhibiting a metal-like state found under UV-irradiation

All-Optical Neural Network for Deep Learning

In the network linear operations are programmed by spatial light modulators and Fourier lenses

Direct Generation of Light in Superposition

Quantum states of light based on the superposition of photon-number states open new schemes in quantum communication

Spinning Lightwaves on a One-Way Street

Researchers designed an interface of mirror symmetric gyrotropic media

Steering Electrons with Light

Electrons in transition metals get redistributed within a fraction of an optical oscillation cycle

Weyl Semimetals for Photonic Devices

Circular photogalvanic effect could be used to control electric current by light.

Soliton Photonic Waves on a Silicon Chip

New approach opens the field for an entirely new paradigm for manipulating light on a chip

Nanolasers on Silicon

Tiny light-emitting nanolasers can be integrated into silicon chip design

World’s First Ultrafast All-Optical Room Temperature Transistor

By making use of polaritons in semiconductor microcavities, all-optical transistor functionality was observed