Optics & Photonics News


Optics in 2016

Guest editors: Robert D. Guenther and colleagues

This special issue of Optics & Photonics News highlights the most exciting peer-reviewed optics research to have emerged over the past 12 months. Continue Reading



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Motion of carbonated gas under sunlight inside a semi open bottle of sparkling water captured by the built in google nexus 5p camera of in Berlin 

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The Optical Society and DPG Name Randall Hulet Winner of the 2017 Herbert Walther Award

05 December 2016
The Optical Society (OSA) and the Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft (DPG) announced that the 2017 Herbert Walther Award will be awarded to experi...

The Optical Society Names Washington DC Headquarters for Dr. Jarus W. Quinn

02 December 2016
The Optical Society (OSA) announced today that its headquarters building will be named for Dr. Jarus W. Quinn, who served as OSA's first Executive ...

OSA Future of Microscopy Incubator: Merging Adaptive and Computational Imaging

30 November 2016
The Optical Society (OSA) will host its first international Incubator meeting at The Royal Society of Edinburgh, Scotland, Monday, 12 December and ...

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Highly nonlinear polarization-maintaining photonic crystal fiber with nanoscale GaP strips

Applied Optics, Vol. 55 Issue 35, pp.10030-10037 (2016)
A highly birefringent silica photonic crystal fiber (PCF) is proposed with nanoscale gallium phosphide strips at the core and modified spiral cladd...

Instantaneous frequency measurement of dissipative soliton resonant light pulses

Optics Letters, Vol. 41 Issue 24, pp.5704-5707 (2016)
We measured the instantaneous frequency profile of two different dissipative soliton resonant (DSR) light pulses, the usual flat-top and less-commo...

Strain-induced non-linear optical characteristics of pyroelectric PbVO3 epitaxial thin films

Optical Materials Express, Vol. 7 Issue 1, pp.62-72 (2017)
Highly strained PbVO3 films have potential applications in pyroelectric sensors and optoelectronic devices. To understand how strain inf...

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