Nanokirigami to Manipulate Light at the Nanoscale

Folding and cutting thin metal films could enable microchip-based 3-D optical devices

A First of Its Kind Optic Isolator

First photonic device in which light advancing in opposite directions moves at different speeds

Shaping of Terahertz Beams

3D-printing opens up a new way of constructing affordable custom terahertz components

Highly Sensitive Optical Pressure Sensors

An intensely luminescent chromium(III)-complexe show surprising pressure‐induced red shifts

Photonic Capsules for Injectable Laser Resonators

Helical nanostructures can be artificially created using liquid crystals

Long-Haul Optical Transmission Link

Fiber-optic transmission of 4000 km made possible by ultra-low-noise optical amplifiers

Color Change of Pigments

New composite material can mimic animals’ changes in color

Metasurface as an Optical Mixer

First nanostructured material for broad mixing of light waves

Crystals with Giant Optical Anisotropy

A fundamental new building block for linear and nonlinear optical components such as polarizers and wave plates

The Photo­electric Effect in Stereo

Attosecond laser pulses to determine the exact location of a photoionization event