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What happens if you etch tellurite glass with a femtosecond laser?

Feb. 22, 2024
Serendipity in the form of an active photoconductive material—a semiconductor phase embedded within glass—that generates a current reliably for months when exposed ultraviolet...

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NEW PODCAST! Interview with Alexis Vogt, optics professor

Feb. 20, 2024
Our debut episode of Following the Photons: A Photonics Podcast features Alexis Vogt, Endowed Chair and Professor of Optics at Monroe Community College.
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Chasing the $7 trillion AI semiconductor dream: What’s in it for photonics?

Feb. 19, 2024
Advances in artificial intelligence (AI) processors will require innovations that improve memory and communications circuit performance.
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Quantum optics technique reveals new type of light-matter interaction within semiconductors

Feb. 14, 2024
Photon-cascade correlation spectroscopy enables peering into the quantum realm: Creating an image-in-time of photons reveals whether they tend to travel together or not, which...

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Photonics Hot List: February 23, 2024

Feb. 23, 2024
In this episode, we cover a heart-on-chip that could transform medical research, a novel AFM device that dives deep into the nanoworld, and a quantum approach to light-matter ...
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Photonics Hot List: February 16, 2024

Feb. 16, 2024
In this episode, we cover a spiral-shaped lens that could transform ophthalmology, meta-optics set to advance thermal imaging, and a breathing soliton laser that prompts nonlinear...
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Avantier's Photonics West 2024 Highlights

Feb. 14, 2024
Experience the forefront of photonics technology with Avantier! We're delighted to have connected with you at the Photonics West Exhibition. Your insights and discussions about...

Leadership in Lasers and Photonics

Welcome to Laser Focus World's Leadership in Lasers and Photonics program.

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