Ultra-Thin Optical Devices Directly Measure Polarization

Holograms made with metasurfaces could enable fast, compact polarization measurements for spectroscopy

How Light Travels Through Plasmonic-Photonic Crystals

New material with the hybrid mode of the optical states can be used in high-polarization-sensitive sensors

A Compact Full-Stokes Polarization Camera

Portable polarization-sensitive camera could be used in machine vision, autonomous vehicles, security and atmospheric chemistry

Knots of Light

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

A Broadband Achromatic Metalens

New device made of anisotropic nanostructures focuses light regardless of polarization

Polarization Switching for Excitonic Circuits

New method to control exciton flows at room temperature for energy-efficient devices

Mantis Shrimp-Camera for Self-Driving Cars

Bioinspired Camera improves dynamic range and add polarization information

Nano-Endoscope with Metalenses

Nano-optic device for high-resolution optical coherence tomography in vivo

A Spinning Top of Light

Light pulses for attosecond measurements of chiral-sensitive processes in gas and condensed phase

Metasurfaces Form Vortex Beams

Any input polarization of light can result in any orbital angular momentum output