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Recent News:
Quantum Computers Strive to Break Out of the Lab
05 Apr, 2018 | IEEE SpectrumFull Text External Link Indicator
"Tech giants and startups alike want to bring quantum computing into the mainstream, but success is uncertain" By Lee Gomes
Silicon-based quantum dots chart path to scalable quantum computation
05 Apr, 2018 | Physics TodayFull Text External Link Indicator
"Two research groups demonstrate the coherent interaction between the spin of a single electron and a single microwave photon." by R. Mark Wilson
ID Quantique partners with South Korean telecom giant on quantum technologies
05 Apr, 2018 | LaserFocusWorldFull Text External Link Indicator
"ID Quantique (IDQ; Geneva, Switzerland) announced a strategic investment plan of $65 million from investor SK Telecom (Seoul, South Korea; NYSE:SKM), the South Korean telecom giant. ... | Read More
Metamaterial Technologies and Artemis partner on defense-related optical coatings
03 Apr, 2018 | LaserFocusWorldFull Text External Link Indicator
"Designer and manufacturer of optical thin-film coatings and heads-up displays Artemis Optical (Plympton, England) signed a three-year business development and technology partnership with Metamaterial Technologies (MTI; Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada), a smart materials and photonics company, to develop a hybrid coating for the defense industry. ... | Read More
'Weyl semimetal' shows larger nonlinear optical response than any other known crystal
03 Apr, 2018 | LaserFocusWorldFull Text External Link Indicator
'Scientists at the University of California, Berkeley and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (also in Berkeley) have experimentally discovered that a so-called Weyl semimetal, tantalum arsenide (TaAs), has the largest nonlinear optical response of any known crystal, achieving second-harmonic generation (SHG) of light with unprecedented response. ... | Read More

Upcoming Events:
2018 IEEE Photonics Conference
30 Sep-4 Oct, 2018 | Hyatt Regency Reston, Reston, VA, USA
2018 RAPID Conference
22-24 Aug, 2018 | Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort, Miramar Beach, FL, USA
CLEO
13-18 May, 2018 | San Jose Convention Center

Recent Projects:
Metamaterial Antennas
1 Apr, 2013 | Defined Project (updated on 9.22.2015)
Magneto-Optic Devices
19 Mar, 2013 | Defined Project (updated on 8.19.2016)
Optical Antennas
12 Dec, 2012 | Developing Project (updated on 12.17.2012)
Femtosecond Electron Diffraction
24 Jun, 2012 | Developing Project
Metamaterial Spacers
11 Mar, 2012 | Defined Project (updated on 10.3.2015)

Recent Article Posts:
Spin-orbital angular momentum tomography of a chiral plasmonic lens using leakage radiation microscopy
13 Apr, 2018 | Airong Zhao, Aline Pham, Nessim Jebali, and Aurélien Drezet, Optics Letters Vol. 43, Issue 8, pp. 1918-1921 (2018).
Giant enhancement of Faraday rotation due to electromagnetically induced transparency in all-dielectric magneto-optical metasurfaces
13 Apr, 2018 | Aristi Christofi, Yuma Kawaguchi, Andrea Alů, and Alexander B. Khanikaev, Optics Letters Vol. 43, Issue 8, pp. 1838-1841 (2018).
Enhanced superlens imaging with loss-compensating hyperbolic near-field spatial filter
13 Apr, 2018 | Anindya Ghoshroy, Wyatt Adams, Xu Zhang, and Durdu Ö. Güney, Optics Letters Vol. 43, Issue 8, pp. 1810-1813 (2018).
Tunable nonlinear coherent perfect absorption with epsilon-near-zero plasmonic waveguides
13 Apr, 2018 | Ying Li and Christos Argyropoulos, Optics Letters Vol. 43, Issue 8, pp. 1806-1809 (2018).
Side scattering shadow and energy concentration effects of epsilon-near-zero media
13 Apr, 2018 | Jiawen Song, Jie Luo, and Yun Lai, Optics Letters Vol. 43, Issue 8, pp. 1738-1741 (2018).

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