Attosecond Light from Industrial Laser

New way to get very short, few-cycle pulses out of more commonly available industrial-grade lasers

New System for Ultra-Fast Flashes

A strong electromagnetic field can counteract the forces that bind electrons to nuclei

New Source for Ultrafast Laser Pulses

Innovative approach has important applications in engineering and biomedicine

Laser Pulses with 1.2 Terawatt Peak Power

Record in few-cycle pulse generation with a new high-energy hollow fiber compressor beamline

Ultrafast Camera Takes 70 Trillion Frames per Second

Device is fast enough to see waves of light traveling and the fluorescent decay of molecules

New Transmitter for Terahertz Waves

A germanium component generates pulses with many different terahertz frequencies at the same time

Imaging Electrons in Rapid Motion

Observing quantum interferences in real-time using a new extreme ultra-violet light spectroscopy technique

Shaping Waveforms

For the first time, researchers succeeded in temporally shaping the electric field of an attosecond pulse

Ultrafast Data Transfer with Sound and Light

Terahertz quantum cascade lasers could lead to the transmission of data at the rate of 100 gigabits per second

Combining X-Rays and Laser Light to Image Sprays

New approach could lead to more efficient and less polluting fuel combustion