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UC Davis to Partner in New $610 Million Integrated Photonics Institute for Manufacturing Innovation

UC Davis to Partner in New $610 Million Integrated Photonics Institute for Manufacturing Innovation

UC Davis is a partner in new $610 million institute for photonics manufacturing innovation announced July 27 by Vice President Joe Biden at an event in Greece, N.Y. [More]
New Tool Generates Images of Brain’s Inside at Nanoscale Resolution

New Tool Generates Images of Brain’s Inside at Nanoscale Resolution

A new imaging tool developed by Boston scientists could do for the brain what the telescope did for space exploration. [More]

Researchers Sucessfully Observe “Luttinger-Liquid” Plasmons in Metallic Single-Walled Nanotubes

The term “plasmons” might sound like something from the soon-to-be-released new Star Wars movie, but the effects of plasmons have been known about for centuries. [More]
Novel Nanosheet with Three Parallel Segments Enables White Lasers

Novel Nanosheet with Three Parallel Segments Enables White Lasers

More luminous and energy efficient than LEDs, white lasers look to be the future in lighting and light-based wireless communication [More]
Obama Administration Chooses AIM Photonics to Lead Research and Manufacturing of Integrated Photonic Technology

Obama Administration Chooses AIM Photonics to Lead Research and Manufacturing of Integrated Photonic Technology

In a bid to boost photonics manufacturing and bring more skilled, high-tech jobs to the country, as well as push the boundaries of energy efficiency and performance in computing and telecommunications, the Obama administration announced today that it has selected the American Institute for Manufacturing of Photonics (AIM Photonics) to lead research and manufacturing of integrated photonic technology and create jobs in this important area. [More]
ETH Researchers Develop Compact, Rapid and Inexpensive Modulator for Future Data Tansmission

ETH Researchers Develop Compact, Rapid and Inexpensive Modulator for Future Data Tansmission

In February 1880 in his laboratory in Washington the American inventor Alexander Graham Bell developed a device which he himself called his greatest achievement, greater even than the telephone: the "photophone". [More]
LMIS-1 Paper by Vl Flauraud on Novel Nanophotonic Antennas for Bio Cell Imaging Features on Biophysical Magazine

LMIS-1 Paper by Vl Flauraud on Novel Nanophotonic Antennas for Bio Cell Imaging Features on Biophysical Magazine

LMIS-1 paper by Vl Flauraud on novel nanophotonic antennas for enhanced bio cell imaging has been featured as highlight on biophysical magazine. [More]
MIT to Play Key Role in $600 Million Public-Private Partnership for Photonics Advancements

MIT to Play Key Role in $600 Million Public-Private Partnership for Photonics Advancements

MIT is a key player in a new $600 million public-private partnership announced today by the Obama administration to help strengthen high-tech U.S.-based manufacturing. [More]
Femtosecond X-Ray Laser Helps Create 3D Image of Arrestin-Rhodopsin Complex at the Atomic Level

Femtosecond X-Ray Laser Helps Create 3D Image of Arrestin-Rhodopsin Complex at the Atomic Level

University of Wisconsin-Madison engineers have developed a new approach to structuring the catalysts used in essential reactions in the chemical and energy fields. The advance offers a pathway for industries to wean themselves off of platinum, one of the scarcest metals in the earth's crust. [More]
Xmark Media Announces Programme and Speakers for Photonex 2015 Nano-Spectroscopy and Bio-Imaging Meeting

Xmark Media Announces Programme and Speakers for Photonex 2015 Nano-Spectroscopy and Bio-Imaging Meeting

Xmark Media the organisers of Photonex 2015, the UK’s showcase photonics conference & exhibition announce the programme and speakers for the meeting on Nano-Spectroscopy and Bio-Imaging. This FREE-to-attend conference will be held on Wednesday & Thursday 14th and 15th October as part of the growing two-day event at the visitor-friendly Ricoh Arena in Coventry. [More]