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Recent News:
Quantum Random Numbers on a Chip
15 Aug, 2018 | Optics & Photonics NewsFull Text External Link Indicator
"Generating random numbers from photon emission, rather than computational algorithms, could become one basis for rock-solid encryption technologies. ... | Read More
3D superresolution imaging helps reveal Alzheimer's disease progression
09 Aug, 2018 | BioOptics WorldFull Text External Link Indicator
"Knowing that a hurdle to understanding Alzheimer's disease is not being able to clearly see why the disease starts, researchers at Purdue University (West Lafayette, IN) have developed a superresolution nanoscope that provides a 3D view of brain molecules with 10X greater detail. ... | Read More
Major Quantum Computing Advance Made Obsolete by Teenager
03 Aug, 2018 | QuantamagazineFull Text External Link Indicator
"18-year-old Ewin Tang has proven that classical computers can solve the “recommendation problem” nearly as fast as quantum computers. The result eliminates one of the best examples of quantum speedup. ... | Read More
Gold Nanoparticles Speed Up Photocatalysis
01 Aug, 2018 | Optics & Photonics NewsFull Text External Link Indicator
"Boosting renewable energy and combating climate change are crucial scientific goals, but one common roadblock is how to effectively store solar energy once it’s been harvested. ... | Read More
A Microwave–Optical Converter to Link Quantum Networks
01 Aug, 2018 | Optics & Photonics NewsFull Text External Link Indicator
"The vision of a future quantum internet involves networks of quantum computers linked together over long distances. That requires entanglement of spatially separated quantum nodes, to permit secure communication and distributed quantum computing. ... | Read More

Upcoming Events:
META 2019
23-26 Jul, 2019 | Lisbon, Portugal
Metamaterials 2019
16-21 Sep, 2019 | Rome, Italy
SPIE Optics + Optoelectronics
1-4 Apr, 2019 | Prague, Czech Republic
SPIE Photonics West 2019
2-7 Feb, 2019 | San Francisco, California, USA
2018 IEEE Photonics Conference
30 Sep-4 Oct, 2018 | Hyatt Regency Reston, Reston, VA, USA

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:
Dual-band tunable perfect metamaterial absorber based on graphene
20 Aug, 2018 | Fengling Wang, Sha Huang, Ling Li, Weidong Chen, and Zhengwei Xie, Appl. Opt. 57, 6916-6922 (2018).
Hollow core fiber-assisted absorption spectroscopy of methane at 3.4 µm
20 Aug, 2018 | Michał Nikodem, Karol Krzempek, Grzegorz Dudzik, and Krzysztof Abramski, Opt. Express 26, 21843-21848 (2018).
Towards high performance hybrid two-dimensional material plasmonic devices: strong and highly anisotropic plasmonic resonances in nanostructured graphene-black phosphorus bilayer
20 Aug, 2018 | Qilin Hong, Feng Xiong, Wei Xu, Zhihong Zhu, Ken Liu, Xiaodong Yuan, Jianfa Zhang, and Shiqiao Qin, Opt. Express 26, 22528-22535 (2018).
Slow plasmon-polaritons in a bilayer metallic structure revealed by the lower-energy resonances of surface-enhanced Raman scattering
20 Aug, 2018 | Yana V. Grishina, Vladimir I. Kukushkin, Victor V. Solovyev, and Igor V. Kukushkin, Opt. Express 26, 22519-22527 (2018).
Tunable polarization-independent dual-band coherent perfect absorber based on metal-graphene nanoring structure
20 Aug, 2018 | Jiangnan Si, Zhewei Dong, Xuanyi Yu, and Xiaoxu Deng, Opt. Express 26, 21768-21777 (2018).

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