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2D high-harmonic spectroscopy sees multiple molecular orbitals

07/03/2015

The Institute for Basic Science in Korea can resolve multiple molecular orbitals using laser spectroscopy.

Photonic crystals, graphene, and metamaterials bring Institute of Physics awards

07/01/2015 The IOP announced this year’s award winners, including three related to photonics. Eli Yablonovitch, Rahul Raveendran-Nair, and Nikolay Z...

Confocal laser-scanning microscopy shows how wound healing influences cancer

07/01/2015

A microscopy technique enabled study of the larvae of zebrafish to reveal how wound healing leads to skin cancer.

MPQ resonator-cavity microscope enhances nanosystem imaging resolution

06/30/2015

MPQ developed a technique whereby an optical microcavity enhances optical signals for improved nanoscale imaging.

Shoebox-sized, inexpensive, and automated flow cytometer counts cancer cells in blood

06/26/2015

A new flow cytometer in development is cheap to produce, no bigger than a shoebox, and automated for counting cancer cells.

New super-resolution microscopy method is possible with single objective

06/25/2015

A newly developed super-resolution microscopy method requires only a single objective and works with standard microscopy systems.

LASER World of Photonics 2015 attendance increases 9%

06/25/2015

LASER World of Photonics 2015 drew more than 30,000 attendees who viewed 1227 exhibitors—representing a 9% increase.

Engineers at the University of Illinois have developed a computational adaptive optics technique that could help ophthalmologists see individual cells in the back of a patient's eye

Adaptive optics imaging method shows individual cells in the eye

06/24/2015

A computational adaptive optics technique could help ophthalmologists see individual cells in the back of a patient's eye.

STARTUP WORLD names award winners at LASER World of Photonics 2015

06/24/2015

STARTUP WORLD, part of the LASER World of Photonics trade fair, has named the winners of the first-ever PHOTONICS Award.

Laser beams move closer to controlling the path of lightning

06/22/2015 Research conducted at INRS details a much-improved method for potentially controlling the path of lightning using lasers.  

OCT could enable brain tumor removal without ionizing radiation

06/18/2015

An optical coherence tomography (OCT) imaging technique could shows which areas of a patient's brain have and do not have cancer.

Sandia fog chamber to advance optics research

06/18/2015

Researchers at Sandia National Laboratories have developed a controlled-fog environment for optical testing.

 

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