Laser Generates Random Numbers at Ultrafast Speeds

Scientists achieve a total bit rate of 250 terabits per second with off-line postprocessing

Trapping Light Without Back Reflections

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

Preview: SpectroNet ‘Photonics and Machine Vision’ Web Pitches 2021

Series start 13 January 2021, online

Better Optical Fibers for Gyroscopes

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

Temporal Control of Light Echoes

Precision control of collective light emission from multiple nano-systems for the very first time

Unique Process for Producing Light-Matter Mixture

Basis for the next generation of quantum-based optical and electronic devices

Light Confinement in a 3D Space

High-resolution 3D waveguides transcend the restrictions of light confinement in a single plane

A Novel Type of Nonlinear Photonic Circuitry

Intense light beams can define their own path and render themselves impervious to external perturbations

Fiber-Optic Sensors Transmit Data up to 100 Times Faster

With a new method, sensors can receive higher-energy signals and decode them faster

Photonic Barcodes Record Energy Transfer

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