Article - 8 Dec 2003
A team from Georgia State University and Tel Aviv University are working on a way to focus light to a point only a few atoms in diameter and with a million times amplification. They propose doing this...
News - 13 Jan 2011
Lasers have revolutionized the communications and medical industries. They focus light to zap tumors and send digital TV signals and telephone communications around the world.
But the physical...
News - 25 Apr 2014
A new version of "spaser" technology being investigated could mean that mobile phones become so small, efficient, and flexible they could be printed on clothing.
A team of...
News - 16 Aug 2009
Because the new device, called a "spaser," is the first of its kind
to emit visible light, it represents a critical component for possible future
technologies based on...
News - 13 Dec 2013
The Center for Nano-Optics, a research center whose focus on the science of developing tools and instruments as small as 1,000 times thinner than a human hair could lead to major breakthroughs in...
News - 25 Feb 2015
Newly developed tiny antennas, likened to spotlights on the nanoscale, offer the potential to measure food safety, identify pollutants in the air and even quickly diagnose and treat cancer, according...
News - 17 Aug 2009
Researchers have modified nanoparticles known as "Cornell dots"
to make the world's tiniest laser -- so small it could be incorporated into
microchips to serve as a light source for photonic...
News - 7 Mar 2014
Mark Stockman, physics professor and director for the Center for Nano-Optics at Georgia State University, has been elected a SPIE fellow for his achievements in theoretical nano-optics and...
News - 17 Oct 2016
The possibility to develop compact sources of coherent plasmons has been theoretically demonstrated by researchers from MIPT’s Laboratory of 2D Materials’ Optoelectronics, Institute of...