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April 24 2017

Original Article

 

Phase-controlled propagation of surface plasmons

Basudeb Sain, Roy Kaner and Yehiam Prior

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17072; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.72.

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April 20 2017

Original Article

 

Enhanced Optical Performance of Multifocal Metalens with Conic Shapes

Yanjun Bao, Qiao Jiang, Yimin Kang, Xing Zhu and Zheyu Fang

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17071; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.71.

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April 1 2017

Original Article

 

Supercritical angle Raman microscopy: a surface-sensitive nanoscale technique without field enhancement

Diana Serrano and Stefan Seeger

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17066; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.66.

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March 31 2017

Original Article

 

Single whispering-gallery-mode lasing in polymer bottle microresonators via spatial pump engineering

Fuxing Gu, Fuming Xie, Xing Lin, Shuangyi Linghu, Wei Fang, Heping Zeng, Limin Tong and Songlin Zhuang

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17061; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.61.

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Enhanced second-harmonic generation from two-dimensional MoSe2 on a silicon waveguide

Haitao Chen, Vincent Corboliou, Alexander S Solntsev, Duk-Yong Choi, Maria A Vincenti, Domenico de Ceglia, Costantino de Angelis, Yuerui Lu and Dragomir N Neshev

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17060; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.60.

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Tailoring of electromagnetic field localizations by two-dimensional graphene nanostructures

Zebo Zheng, Juntao Li, Teng Ma, Hanlin Fang, Wencai Ren, Jun Chen, Juncong She, Yu Zhang, Fei Liu, Huanjun Chen, Shaozhi Deng and Ningsheng Xu

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17057; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.57.

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March 29 2017

Original Article

 

Endowing a plain fluidic chip with micro-optics: a holographic microscope slide

Vittorio Bianco, Biagio Mandracchia, Valentina Marchesano, Vito Pagliarulo, Federico Olivieri, Sara Coppola, Melania Paturzo and Pietro Ferraro

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17055; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.55.

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Continuous wave laser operation of a dipole-antenna terahertz microresonator

Luca Masini, Alessandro Pitanti, Lorenzo Baldacci, Miriam S Vitiello, Riccardo Degl'Innocenti, Harvey E Beere, David A. Ritchie and Alessandro Tredicucci

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17054; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.54.

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On-chip wireless silicon photonics: From Reconfigurable Interconnects to Lab-on-Chip Devices

Carlos García-Meca, Sergio Lechago, Antoine Brimont, Amadeu Griol, Sara Mas, Luis Sánchez, Laurent Bellieres, Nuria S Losilla and Javier Martí

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17053; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.53.

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March 23 2017

Original Article

 

Particle manipulation beyond the diffraction limit using structured superoscillating light beams

Brijesh Kumar Singh, Harel Nagar, Yael Roichman and Ady Arie

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17050; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.50.

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March 15 2017

Original Article

 

Air Quality Monitoring Using Mobile Microscopy and Machine Learning

Yi-Chen Wu, Ashutosh Shiledar, Yi-Cheng Li, Jeffrey Wong, Steve Feng, Xuan Chen, Christine Chen, Kevin Jin, Saba Janamian, Zhe Yang, Zachary Scott Ballard, Zoltán Göröcs, Alborz Feizi and Aydogan Ozcan

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17046; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.46.

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FRAME: femtosecond videography for atomic and molecular dynamics

Andreas Ehn, Joakim Bood, Zheming Li, Edouard Berrocal, Marcus Aldén and Elias Kristensson

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17045; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.45.

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March 10 2017

Original Article

 

Going beyond the limit of an LCD’s color gamut

Hai-Wei Chen, Rui-Dong Zhu, Juan He, Wei Duan, Wei Hu, Yan-Qing Lu, Ming-Chun Li, Seok-Lyul Lee, Ya-Jie Dong and Shin-Tson Wu

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17043; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.43.

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Superior LSPR substrates based on electromagnetic decoupling for on-a-chip high-throughput label-free biosensing

Srdjan S Aćimović, Hana Šípová, Gustav Emilsson, Andreas B Dahlin, Tomasz J Antosiewicz and Mikael Käll

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17042; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.42.

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Random lasing in an Anderson localizing optical fiber

Behnam Abaie, Esmaeil Mobini, Salman Karbasi, Thomas Hawkins, John Ballato and Arash Mafi

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17041; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.41.

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March 9 2017

Review

 

Optical Manipulation from the Microscale to the Nanoscale: Fundamentals, Advances, and Prospects

Dongliang Gao, Weiqiang Ding, Manue Nieto-Vesperinas, Xumin Ding, Mahdy Rahman, Tianhang Zhang, ChweeTeck Lim and Cheng-Wei Qiu

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17039; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.39.

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March 8 2017

Original Article

 

Direct Observation of Localized Surface Plasmon Field Enhancement by Kelvin Probe Force Microscopy

Dabing Li, Xiaojuan Sun, Yuping Jia, Mark I Stockman, Hari P Paudel, Hang Song, Hong Jiang and Zhiming Li

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17038; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.38.

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March 7 2017

Original Article

 

Achromatic super-oscillatory lenses with sub-wavelength focusing

Guang Hui Yuan, Edward TF Rogers and Nikolay I Zheludev

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17036; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.36.

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March 6 2017

Original Article

 

Wave propagation through disordered media without backscattering and intensity variations

Konstantinos G Makris, Andre Brandstötter, Philipp Ambichl, Ziad H Musslimani and Stefan Rotter

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17035; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.35.

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March 1 2017

Original Article

 

Three-dimensional super-resolution longitudinal magnetization spot arrays

Zhongquan Nie, Han Lin, Xiaofei Liu, Aiping Zhai, Yanting Tian, Wenjie Wang, Dongyu Li, Weiqiang Ding, Xueru Zhang, Yinglin Song and Baohua Jia

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17032; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.32.

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February 28 2017

Original Article

 

Emission from quantum-dot high-β microcavities: transition from spontaneous emission to lasing and the effects of superradiant emitter coupling

Sören Kreinberg, Weng W Chow, Janik Wolters, Christian Schneider, Christopher Gies, Frank Jahnke, Sven Höfling, Martin Kamp and Stephan Reitzenstein

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17030; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.30.

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February 27 2017

Original Article

 

Nanoplasmonic mid-infrared biosensor for in vitro protein secondary structure detection

Dordaneh Etezadi, John B Warner IV, Francesco S Ruggeri, Giovanni Dietler, Hilal A Lashuel and Hatice Altug

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17029; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.29.

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Freeform spectrometer enabling increased compactness

Jacob Reimers, Aaron Bauer, Kevin P Thompson and Jannick P Rolland

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17026; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.26.

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February 24 2017

Original Article

 

Multifunctional Interleaved Geometric Phase Dielectric Metasurfaces

Elhanan Maguid, Igor Yulevich, Michael Yannai,Vladimir Kleiner, Mark Luitzen Brongersma and Erez Hasman

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17027; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.27.

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February 22 2017

Original Article

 

Ultrasensitive Broadband Phototransistors Based on Perovskite/Organic-Semiconductor Vertical Heterojunctions

Chao Xie, Peng You, Zhike Liu, Li Li and Feng Yan

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17023; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.23.

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February 21 2017

Original Article

 

Few-Mode Fibre-Optic Microwave Photonic Links

He Wen, Hongjun Zheng, Qi Mo, AM Velázquez-Benítez, Cen Xia, Bin Huang, Huiyuan Liu, Huang Yu, Pierre Sillard, Jose Enrique Antonio Lopez, Rodrigo Amezcua Correa and Guifang Li

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17021; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.21.

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February 17 2017

Original Article

 

Fano-resonance-assisted metasurface for color routing

Chen Yan, Kuang-Yu Yang and Olivier JF Martin

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17017; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.17.

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Scalable and controlled self-assembly of aluminum-based random plasmonic metasurfaces

Radwanul Hasan Siddique, Jan Mertens, Hendrik Hölscher and Silvia Vignolini

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17015; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.15.

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February 15 2017

Original Article

 

 
Digital spiral object identification using random light

Zhe Yang, Omar S Magaña-Loaiza, Mohammad Mirhosseini, Yiyu Zhou, Boshen Gao, Lu Gao, Seyed Mohammad Hashemi Rafsanjani, Guilu Long and Robert W Boyd

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17013; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.13.

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February 13 2017

Original Article

 

Three-dimensional chiral microstructures fabricated by structured optical vortices in isotropic material

Jincheng Ni, Chaowei Wang, Chenchu Zhang, Yanlei Hu, Liang Yang, Zhaoxin Lao, Bing Xu, Jiawen Li, Dong Wu and Jiaru Chu

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17011; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.11.

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February 10 2017

Original Article

 

Real-time dynamics and cross-correlation gating spectroscopy of free-carrier Drude slow-light solitons

Heng Zhou, Shu-Wei Huang, Xiujian Li, James F McMillan, Chi Zhang, Kenneth Kin-Yip Wong, Mingbin Yu, Guo-Qiang Lo, Dim-Lee Kwong, Kun Qiu and Chee Wei Wong

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17008; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.8.

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Multi-chromatic silicon nanocrystals

Benjamin Bruhn, Benjamin JM Brenny, Sidoeri Dekker, Ilker Dogan, Peter Schall and Katerina Dohnalova

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17007; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.7.

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January 28 2017

Original Article

 

Realization of the first sub-shot-noise wide field microscope

Nigam Samantaray, Ivano Ruo-Berchera, Alice Meda and Marco Genovese

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17005; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.5.

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January 17 2017

Original Article

 

Hot electrons in water: injection and ponderomotive acceleration by means of plasmonic nanoelectrodes

Pierfrancesco Zilio, Michele Dipalo, Francesco Tantussi, Gabriele C Messina and Francesco De Angelis

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e17002; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2017.2.

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January 9 2017

Original Article

 

Non-Interferometric Photoacoustic Remote Sensing Microscopy

Parsin Hajireza, Wei Shi, Kevan Bell, Robert J Paproski and Roger J Zemp

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16278; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.278.

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Original Article

 

Double-layer graphene for enhanced tunable infrared plasmonics

Daniel Rodrigo, Andreas Tittl, Odeta Limaj, F Javier García de Abajo, Valerio Pruneri and Hatice Altug

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16277; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.277.

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January 6 2017

Original Article

 

Broadband spin Hall effect of light in single nanoapertures

Xiangang Luo, Mingbo Pu, Xiong Li and Xiaoliang Ma

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16276; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.276.

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December 19 2016

Original Article

 

Spontaneous Emission in Nonlocal Materials

Pavel Ginzburg, Diane J Roth, Mazhar E Nasir, Paulina Segovia Olvera, Alexey V Krasavin, James Levitt, Liisa M Hirvonen, Brian Wells, Klaus Suhling, David Richards, Viktor A Podolskiy and Anatoly V Zayats

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16273; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.273.

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December 9 2016

Original Article

 

Hybrid Remote Quantum Dot/Powder Phosphor Designs for Display Backlights

Sofie Abe, Jonas J Joos, Lisa IDJ Martin, Zeger Hens and Philippe F Smet

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16271; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.271.

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December 6 2016

Original Article

 

Beaming light from a quantum emitter with a planar optical antenna

Simona Checcucci, Pietro Lombardi, Sahrish Rizvi, Fabrizio Sgrignuoli, Nico Gruhler, Frederik BC Dieleman, Francesco Saverio Cataliotti, Wolfram HP Pernice, Mario Agio and Costanza Toninelli

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16245; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.245.

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December 5 2016

Original Article

 

Directional Coherent Light via Intensity-Induced Sideband Emission

Andrew J Traverso, Chris O’ Brien, Brett H Hokr, Jonathan V Thompson, Luqi Yuan, Charles W Ballmann, Anatoly A Svidzinsky, Georgi I Petrov, Marlan O Scully and Vladislav V Yakovlev

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16262; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.262.

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Quantifying backflash radiation to prevent zero-error attacks in quantum key distribution

Alice Meda, Ivo Pietro Degiovanni, Alberto Tosi, Zhiliang Yuan, Giorgio Brida and Marco Genovese

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16261; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.261.

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December 3 2016

Original Article

 

A III-V-on-Si ultra-dense comb laser

Zhechao Wang, Kasper Van Gasse, Valentina Moskalenko, Sylwester Latkowski, Erwin Bente, Bart Kuyken and Gunther Roelkens

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16260; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.260.

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Generation of Wavelength-independent Sub-wavelength Bessel Beams using Metasurfaces

Wei Ting Chen, Mohammadreza Khorasaninejad, Alexander Y Zhu, Jaewon Oh, Robert C Devlin, Aun Zaidi and Federico Capasso

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16259; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.259.

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November 28 2016

Original Article

 

Plasmon-assisted optical trapping and anti-trapping

Aliaksandra Ivinskaya, Mihail I Petrov, Andrey A Bogdanov, Ivan Shishkin, Pavel Ginzburg and Alexander S Shalin

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16258; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.258.

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November 23 2016

Original Article

 

Direct visualization of the complete evolution of femtosecond laser-induced surface structural dynamics of metals

Ranran Fang, Anatoliy Vorobyev and Chunlei Guo

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16256; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.256.

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Wide-field Three-Photon Excitation in Biological Samples

Christopher J Rowlands, Demian Park, Oliver T Bruns, Kiryl D Piatkevich, Dai Fukumura, Rakesh K Jain, Moungi G Bawendi, Edward S Boyden and Peter TC So

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16255; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.255.

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November 16 2016

Original Article

 

Reconfigurable metasurfaces that enable light-polarization control by light

Mengxin Ren, Wei Wu, Wei Cai, Biao Pi, Xinzheng Zhang and Jingjun Xu

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16254; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.254.

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November 13 2016

Original Article

 

Second-harmonic assisted four-wave mixing in chip-based microresonator frequency comb generation

Xiaoxiao Xue, François Leo, Yi Xuan, Jose A Jaramillo-Villegas, Pei-Hsun Wang, Daniel E Leaird, Miro Erkintalo, Minghao Qi and Andrew M Weiner

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16253; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.253.

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November 11 2016

Original Article

 

Orbital angular momentum complex spectrum analyzer for vortex light based on the rotational Doppler effect

Hailong Zhou, Dongzhi Fu, Jianji Dong, Pei Zhang, Dongxu Chen, Xinlun Cai, Fuli Li and Xinliang Zhang

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16251; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.251.

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November 7 2016

Original Article

 

Parametric down-conversion photon-pair source on a nanophotonic chip

Xiang Guo, Chang-ling Zou, Carsten Schuck, Hojoong Jung, Risheng Cheng and Hong X Tang

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16249; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.249.

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November 1 2016

Original Article

 

Spiral volumetric optoacoustic tomography visualizes multi-scale dynamics in mice

X Luís Deán-Ben, Thomas F Fehm, Steven J Ford, Sven Gottschalk and Daniel Razansky

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16247; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.247.

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October 21 2016

Original Article

 

Quantification of light-enhanced ionic transport in lead iodide perovskite thin films and its solar cell applications

Yicheng Zhao, Wenke Zhou, Xu Zhou, Kaihui Liu, Dapeng Yu and Qing Zhao

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16243; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.243.

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October 17 2016

Original Article

 

Tomographic Flow Cytometry by Digital Holography

Francesco Merola, Pasquale Memmolo, Lisa Miccio, Roberto Savoia, Martina Mugnano, Angelo Fontana, Giuliana D’Ippolito, Angela Sardo, Achille Iolascon, Antonella Gambale and Pietro Ferraro

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16241; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.241.

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September 28 2016

Original Article

 

Rapid and robust control of single quantum dots

Nicolò Accanto, Pablo M de Roque, Marcial Galvan-Sosa, Sotirios Christodoulou, Iwan Moreels and Niek F van Hulst

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16239; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.239.

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Universal Switching of Plasmonic Signals using Optical Resonator Modes

Cillian PT McPolin, Nicolas Olivier, Jean-Sebastien Bouillard, Daniel O’Connor, Alexey V Krasavin, Wayne Dickson, Gregory A Wurtz and Anatoly V Zayats

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16237; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.237.

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September 27 2016

Original Article

 

Scalable, ultra-resistant structural colors based on network metamaterials

Henning Galinski, Gael Favraud, Hao Dong, Juan S Totero Gongora, Grégory Favaro, Max Döbeli, Ralph Spolenak, Andrea Fratalocchi and Federico Capasso

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16233; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.233.

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Direct Observation of Anderson Localization in Plasmonic Terahertz Devices

Shashank Pandey, Barun Gupta, Sushil Mujumdar and Ajay Nahata

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16232; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.232.

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Red light at intensities above 10 lx alters sleep-wake behavior in mice

Ze Zhang, Hui-Jing Wang, Dian-Ru Wang, Wei-Min Qu and Zhi-Li Huang

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16231; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.231.

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September 8 2016

Original Article

 

Nanosphere lithography for optical fiber tip nanoprobes

Marco Pisco, Francesco Galeotti, Giuseppe Quero, Giorgio Grisci, Alberto Micco, Lucia V Mercaldo, Paola Delli Veneri, Antonello Cutolo and Andrea Cusano

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16229; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.229.

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Optical fiber meta-tips

Maria Principe, Marco Consales, Alberto Micco, Alessio Crescitelli, Giuseppe Castaldi, Emanuela Esposito, Vera La Ferrara, Antonello Cutolo, Vincenzo Galdi and Andrea Cusano

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16226; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.226.

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September 6 2016

Original Article

 

Simple route toward efficient frequency conversion for generation of fully coherent supercontinua in the mid-IR and UV regime

Ihar Babushkin, Ayhan Tajalli, Hakan Sayinc, Uwe Morgner, Günter Steinmeyer and Ayhan Demircan

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16218; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.218.

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Plasmonic Enhancement and Polarization Dependence of Nonlinear Upconversion Emissions from Single Gold Nanorod@SiO2@CaF2:Yb3+,Er3+ Hybrid Core-Shell-Satellite Nanostructures

Jijun He, Wei Zheng, Filip Ligmajer, Chi-Fai Chan, Zhiyong Bao, Ka-Leung Wong, Xueyuan Chen, Jianhua Hao, Jiyan Dai, Siu-Fung Yu and Dang Yuan Lei

Light: Science & Applications (2017) 6, e16217; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.217.

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Intermittent Chaos for Ergodic Light Trapping in a Photonic Fiber Plate

Marina Mariano, Gregory Kozyreff, Luis G Gerling, Pablo Romero-Gomez, Joaquim Puigdollers, Jorge Bravo-Abad and Jordi Martorell

Light: Science & Applications (2016) 5, e16216; doi: 10.1038/lsa.2016.216.

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