Article - 26 May 2005
Photonic crystals are optical materials with periodic changes in the dielectric constant on a length scale comparable to optical wavelengths. Dimensional types of photonic crystals, parallelism,...
Article - 17 Aug 2005
Characterisation and analysis tools let material scientists examine the behaviour and properties of materials at the nanoscale. Studying the effects of particle size on the fluoresence properties of...
News - 18 Nov 2011
A research team led by Cun-Zheng Ning, who serves as Professor of electrical engineering at Arizona State University, has synthesized a new compound crystal material known as erbium chloride silicate...
News - 3 Apr 2008
A research team from the National Institute of Standards and
Technology (NIST) and the University of Maryland has
succeeded in cooling atoms of a rare-earth element, erbium, to within
Article - 5 Apr 2013
Erbium oxide possesses excellent electrical, optical and photoluminescence properties.
News - 26 Mar 2010
Los Angeles-based American Elements announced the further expansion of its erbium oxide (Er2O3) production facilities to meet growing demand from glass and optics customers. ErO forms include...
News - 22 Dec 2008
nLIGHT Corporation announced today the availability of very large mode area (LMA), low numerical aperture (NA), all erbium fibers manufactured using its proprietary Direct Nanoparticle Deposition...
Article - 26 Mar 2013
This article discusses the properties and applications of erbium metal nanoparticles
News - 21 Jan 2015
Scientists from ICFO, MIT, CNRS, CNISM and Graphenea have conducted a study on the active electrical control of energy flow from erbium ions into plasmons and photons.
Photon emission is the...
News - 23 Oct 2015
Researchers from Brown University, in collaboration with colleagues from Harvard, have developed a new way to control light from phosphorescent emitters at very high speeds.