Light in Ballistic Resonance

Hyperbolic metamaterials are a potential path to enhanced imaging and smaller supercomputers

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

Luminescent Wood Could Light Up Homes

A bio-based, polymer matrix-free, luminescent, and hydrophobic film shows excellent mechanical properties for optical lighting purposes

Faster Way to Measure the Electric Field of Light

New method works in ambient air and facilitates a direct measurement of the field waveform

Transporting Stored Light

Light stored in a cloud of ultra-cold atoms can be transported by means of an optical conveyor belt

Capturing Light in a Quasicrystal

Quasicrystals may open up new possibilities for laser and sensor design

Parity-Time Symmetry in a Single Spatial Resonator

Technology opens new avenues for the implementation of non-Hermitian photonic systems

First Flat Fisheye Lens

Metasurface made of a single piece of glass produces crisp panoramic images

Refraction in 2D Materials

New effect could aid 3D displays, virtual reality, self-driving vehicles