A Photonic Device Comes to the Aid of COVID-19 Patients

International initiative Hemocovid-19 is testing a biophotonics tool for use within ICUs

Smallest Cavity for Light

A new type of cavity for graphene plasmons by integrating metallic cubes of nanometer sizes over a graphene sheet

New Kind of Colloidal Quantum Dot Photodetectors

Intraband absorption and photodetection in heavily doped PbS colloidal quantum dots in the 5–9 μm range

Faster Imaging of Nano-Objects

A new ultrafast stimulated emission microscopy technique allows imaging of nano-objects and investigating their dynamics

Heating Smart Lenses

A new adjustable technique to manipulate light without any mechanical movement

Knots of Light

A discovery of a new type of optical singularity with the topology of a knot

Preview: EPIC Industrial Quantum Technology Summit

5 – 6 June, Barcelona, Spain

Thirty-Minute Blood Test to Reduce Sepsis Deaths

RAIS: photonic low-cost point-of-care microarray sepsis detection

Nano-Imaging of 2D Materials

First observation of intersubband transitions in 2D materials via scattering scanning near-field optical microscopy

Graphene-Based Light Detector

Graphene can detect light of almost any colour and gives an extremely fast electronic response