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Photonics technologies are first responders to Nepal earthquake

From satellites to smartphones, today's imaging technologies have proven instrumental to relief efforts in Nepal.

Placing a semiconductor nanowire in a trench in a line defect of a silicon photonic crystal creates a movable high-Q nanocavity.
28 May 2015
Annual composite images from Formosat-2 have been used to generate a long-term and detailed landslide inventory for Taiwan.
27 May 2015
Raman spectroscopy distinguishes cancer tissue from normal brain in real time with over 90% accuracy during brain tumor resection.
22 May 2015
Phosphorene transistors and circuit units feature outstanding electrical performance and strong mechanical robustness.
21 May 2015
A novel transparent electrode embedded with silver-based nanoparticles enhances the light extraction efficiency of LEDs, improving device performance by 88%.
19 May 2015
Internet 'capacity crunch' idea challenged at UK conference
Royal Society meeting hears how infrastructure developers can cope with growing bandwidth demand.
28 May 2015
Glowforge promises laser cutting for the masses
Seattle start-up offering laser cutting and engraving in the home attracts $9M series A round.
28 May 2015
Semiconductor expert to lead new R&D lab at Cardiff University
Quantum dots, photonics and novel material innovation to be inspired by Prof. Diana Huffaker.
28 May 2015
 
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