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2017
Solar lamp (Photo: Mikal Schlosser)
22 MAR

New electronics fill gaps in solar cell lamp market

Knowledge about efficient conversion of solar energy combined with considerable insight into solar cells have resulted in new efficient electronics for use in solar cell...

Electrotechnology Solar energy Light sources
2016
09 DEC

DTU Fotonik Researchers in Optics & Photonics’               Special Edition 2016

A special edition of Optics & Photonics News has highlighted the 30 most important optics research breakthroughs in 2016. The featured publications are from prominent...

Light sources Lasers Optics
09 DEC

DTU Fotonik Researchers in Optics & Photonics’ Special Edition 2016

A special edition of Optics & Photonics News has highlighted the 30 most important optics research breakthroughs in 2016. The featured publications are from prominent...

Lasers Light sources Optics
Photo: Colourbox
04 NOV

Globalization may pose a threat to Nordic light culture

Global consensus on minimizing the amount of power consumed by LED lights affects the demand for good lighting in the Nordic countries.

Physics Light sources
05 JUL

Horizon2020 MSCA ITN CELTA

ITN CELTA is a European Integrated Research Training Network on Convergence of Electronics and Photonics Technologies for Enabling Terahertz Applications.

Electronics Light sources
The effect of a mirror on the energy transfer between two molecules
01 JUN

New theory on how to control energy transfer between molecules

An analogy between science and a romantic dinner Scientists from the Technical University of Denmark and the University of Twente have settled an old scientific debate...

Light sources Quantum theory and atomic physics
The SuperK Extreme supercontinuum “white-light” laser source, commercially available from consortium member NKT Photonics. Wen dispersing its broadband laser light on a prism a rainbow of colours appear.
13 MAY

The supercontinuum white-light laser - tackling todays and tomorrows photonics...

DTU Fotonik will coordinate SUPUVIR, a new European Training Network funded by the European H2020 programme. The SUPUVIR network will focus on so-called supercontinuum...

Light sources Lasers
2015
Photo: Louis Poulsen
01 JUL

New light for design classics

PH lamps and other design icons will now be producing light similar to that of the classic incandescent bulb. A group of researchers, lighting experts, designers, and...

Energy efficiency Electronics Light sources Optics
Photo: Mikkel Schlosser
23 JUN

Illuminating concrete

A new technology combining the robust properties of concrete with LED and the diversifying applications of optical fibres means that in future, it will be possible to display...

Light sources Building design Building construction Construction materials
Photo: Colourbox
07 APR

Tomorrow’s touchscreens work under water as well

It started out with someone who couldn’t use his new cooker with wet fingers, and ended up with a touchscreen that not only works under water, but is also ten times cheaper...

Light sources Lasers Sensors

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