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2012-07-30 22:03:10

A team of international scientists reported in the journal Science that they have developed the world's smallest semiconductor laser.

World's Smallest Semiconductor Laser Created
2012-07-26 13:53:29

Physicists at The University of Texas at Austin, in collaboration with colleagues in Taiwan and China, have developed the world's smallest semiconductor laser, a breakthrough for emerging photonic technology with applications from computing to medicine.

Electrical Engineers Build 'No-waste' Laser
2012-02-09 05:12:54

A team of University of California, San Diego researchers has built the smallest room-temperature nanolaser to date, as well as an even more startling device: a highly efficient, "thresholdless" laser that funnels all its photons into lasing, without any waste.

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2011-06-01 08:15:11

The creation of a new quasiparticle called the "hybrid plasmon polariton" may throw open the doors to integrated photonic circuits and optical computing for the 21st century.

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2011-03-15 09:39:58

A new laser device created at the University of Central Florida could make high-speed computing faster and more reliable, opening the door to a new age of the Internet.

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2009-12-08 09:30:20

Air Force Office of Scientific Research and National Science Foundation-funded professor, Dr Xiang Zhang has demonstrated at the University of California, Berkeley the world's smallest semiconductor laser, which may have applications to the Air Force in communications, computing and bio-hazard detection.

2009-09-02 12:26:53

Scientists at the University of California-Berkeley say they have created the world's smallest semiconductor laser, ushering in a new era in optical science. The researchers, led by Professor Xiang Zhang, said the new laser is capable of generating visible light in a space smaller than a single protein molecule.

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2009-09-01 16:10:00

Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, have reached a new milestone in laser physics by creating the world's smallest semiconductor laser, capable of generating visible light in a space smaller than a single protein molecule.

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2009-08-30 12:35:01

Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, have reached a new milestone in laser physics by creating the world's smallest semiconductor laser, capable of generating visible light in a space smaller than a single protein molecule.

2009-08-17 09:18:31

Because the new device, called a "spaser," is the first of its kind to emit visible light, it represents a critical component for possible future technologies based on "nanophotonic" circuitry, said Vladimir Shalaev, the Robert and Anne Burnett Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Purdue University.


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