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  1. Paving The Way: An Accelerator On A Microchip

    Electrical engineers in the accelerator physics group at TU Darmstadt have developed a design for a laser-driven electron accelerator so small it could be produced on a silicon chip.

  2. Spotting Nature’s Own Evolution Of Quantum Tricks Could Transform Quantum Technology

    A new test to spot where the ability to exploit the power of quantum mechanics has evolved in nature has been developed by physicists at the University of Warwick.

  3. Bayreuth Physicist Honoured For Innovative Research Into Optoelectronics

    For his ground-breaking basic research in the field of optoelectronics, physicist Dr. Dominic Raithel (29) has been awarded this year’s research prize of the DFG research training group "Photophysics of Synthetic and Biological Multichromophoric Systems" at the University of Bayreuth.

  4. Reliable Navigation With Safety Laser Scanner RSL 400

    With its RSL 400 safety laser scanner with measurement value output, Leuze electronic is setting new standards in the reliable navigation of automated guided vehicles (AGVs).

  5. Inkjet Printers Can Produce Cheap Micro-Waveguides For Optical Computers

    Scientists from ITMO University have proposed a new technology for creating optical micro-waveguides based on inkjet printing.

  6. A New Generation Of Organic Light-Emitting Diodes: EU Research Network Coordinated By The University Of Bayreuth

    Another major success for the University of Bayreuth: over the next four years, the university will be coordinating an intercontinental research network that has 3.9 million euros in funding.

  7. Tiny Lasers Light Up Immune Cells

    A team of researchers from the School of Physics at the University of St Andrews has developed tiny lasers that could revolutionise our understanding and treatment of many diseases, including cancer.

  8. Dual-Resonance Microcavity: A New Gear For Symmetry-Breaking-Induced Optical Nonlinearity

    Second-order nonlinear optical processes play a pivotal role in both classical and quantum applications, ranging from extension of the accessible frequencies, to generation of quantum entangled photon pairs and squeezed states.

  9. Sculpt Custom Light For New Technologies

    At the heart of biomedical imaging systems and a host of technologies, there are lasers that must produce a light with specific properties depending on the application.

  10. A Smartphone And New Software Could Help Save Infants Born Preterm

    Worldwide, preterm birth is a leading cause of death for children under five-years-old. A new algorithm combined with a handheld, smartphone-based device could aid health care workers in remote locations to estimate degrees of prematurity for affected infants. Such information can be critical for administering life-saving treatments.