An Ultrafast Glimpse of Nanoscopic Aerosols

Exploration the initial consequences of the interaction of light with molecules on the surface of nanoscopic aerosols

Attosecond Pulses for a Quantum Metronome

A new measurement protocol translates the information about the electron phase into its spatial distribution by combining special laser pulses

Combining Raman and Infrared Spectroscopy

New technology will reveal the structures of molecules with increased detail and specificity

Lightwave-Driven Gapless Superconductivity

Moving condensate states via subcycle dynamical symmetry breaking achieved with nonlinear oscillating terahertz photocurrents

Steering Electrons with Light

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

Ultrafast Electron-Phonon Interactions

New kind of spectroscopy can be used for the analysis of ultrafast spin flip processes in novel quantum materials

Light-Wave Dynamic Control of Magnetism

For the first time ever, physicists changed the magnetic moment of a material using a light wave within one femtosecond

Laser Experiment Reveals Efficiency Loss of Photocathodes

For copper oxide losses hardly occur at the interfaces with platinum, but instead in the crystal itself

Peering into Plasma Mirrors

Refined generation of high-intensity attosecond light pulses on solid surfaces

New Super-Accurate Optical Atomic Clock

Progress towards an optically defined second could improve advanced communication and the search for new physics