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...
Article - 20 Nov 2015
Spectroscopy is a technique that is widely used to determine the identity, composition and properties of samples.
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,...
News - 9 Jan 2015
Biophotonic Solutions Inc. (BSI), the world leader in automated laser pulse compression, announces that its "MIIPS" automated pulse compression and shaping technology is playing a key role...
Article - 13 May 2016
Scanning microwave impedance microscopy, also known as sMIM, is an atomic force microscopy (AFM)-based method used for the characterization of materials and devices.
During the last years my field of interest expanded coming from just small
to small and short.
Now I work at the Max Born Institut for Nonlinear Optics and Short Pulse Spectroscopy
Part of my...
News - 23 Dec 2013
Development of electronics and communication requires a hardware base capable for increasingly larger precision, ergonomics and throughput. For communication and GPS-navigation satellites, it is of...
Article - 7 Mar 2013
In AFM, a sharp tip is held at close proximity with a sample using a force-based feedback loop.
Article - 19 Oct 2011
With co-locataed instruments, researchers can study samples using Raman and SPM techniques providing detailed information about nanoscale properties and composition. TERS promises to push the...
News - 29 Dec 2016
The importance of graphene can hardly be overstated. Graphene is the thinnest material comprised of atoms. It is only one atomic layer thick and hence an almost ideal representation of a...