Shaking Light with Sound

A new scheme for on-chip acousto-optic modulation

Sound Controls Optical Properties

Large-amplitude acoustic waves, launched by ultrashort laser pulses, can dynamically manipulate the optical response of semiconductors

Strong Interactions Between Light and Sound

Strong-coupling regime between light and high-frequency acoustic vibrations demonstrated

MSOT Imaging to Improve Tumor Diagnosis

TU Munich team applies real-time handheld MSOT imaging system for tissue interrogation

Watching the Brain in Action

Optoacoustic neuro-tomography shows 3D-images of neuronal processes