Research news

08.03.2016

Unique Optical Trapping System Offers New Way to Launch High-Power Laser Light into Hollow-Core Optical Fibers

Simple, self-aligning method traps tiny tapered glass fiber inside hollow-core optical fiber, with potential applications in laser cutting and basic physics research  Researchers at the Max Planck Institute for the Science...[more]

03.02.2016

Hollow-core photonic crystal fiber source for very bright twin beams

Quantum optical experiments rely critically on well-designed sources for correlated photons and twin beams. The number of available sources is however very limited. While most experiments use crystal-based parametric down...[more]

12.01.2016

Getting used to quantum optics ...

... and measuring one photon at both output ports of a beam splitter.[more]

01.01.2016

Flying particle sensors

Newsletter 9[more]

01.01.2016

When every photon counts

Newsletter 9[more]

01.01.2016

Optomechanical Dirac Physics

Newsletter 9[more]