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When optical components are reduced to the nanoscale, they exhibit interesting properties that can be harnessed to create new devices. For example, imagine a block of material with thin layers of alternating materials. This creates a periodic arrangement of alternating dielectric constants, forming a "photonic crystal" that is analogous to the electronic crystals used in semiconductor devices. Photonic crystals, along with quantum dots and other devices patterned at the nanoscale, may form the basis for sensors and switches used in computers and telecommunications. More information on Nanophotonics can be found here.

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  1. Negative Refraction, Wave-particle Dualism and “Minkowski-Abraham controversy”

    19 Nov 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Victor G. Veselago

    Professor Veselago was the first to identify that the relationships between energy and linear momentum are significantly different for electromagnetic radiation and material particles. The process...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/15902

  2. PhotonicsGAIN-0D

    23 Jul 2012 | Tools | Contributor(s): Jieran Fang, Ludmila Prokopeva, Jan Trieschmann, Nikita Arnold, Alexander V. Kildishev

    Time-domain numerical simulation of the local response of a generic four-level gain system to its excitation with a pump-probe pulse sequence.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/testgain0d

  3. Near-field radiation transport between two planes

    28 Aug 2012 | Tools | Contributor(s): Majid alDosari, Greg Walker

    Calculates the radiation exchange between two parallel half-spaces

    http://nanohub.org/resources/bulknf

  4. Meep

    09 Jul 2007 | Tools | Contributor(s): Jing Ouyang, Xufeng Wang, Minghao Qi

    Finite-Difference Time-Domain Simulations

    http://nanohub.org/resources/Meep

  5. Jose Carlos Perez

    I'm a graduate student at the Institute of Optics, University of Rochester, NY. Born and raised in a small Central American nation named Honduras, I want to serve my country and the rest of the...

    http://nanohub.org/members/71679

  6. Ratnadeep Bhattacharya

    http://nanohub.org/members/71218

  7. DBR Laser Simulator

    07 Sep 2012 | Tools | Contributor(s): Nikhil Sancheti, Lynford Goddard, Christopher Adam Edwards

    Describes properties of a GaAs/AlGaAs DBR laser

    http://nanohub.org/resources/dbrlaser

  8. Optical absorption in boron clusters B6 and B6+ : A first principles configuration interaction approach

    07 Sep 2012 | Papers | Contributor(s): Ravindra L Shinde

    The linear optical absorption spectra in neutral boron cluster B6 and cationic B6+ are calculated using a first principles correlated electron approach. The geometries of several low-lying isomers...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/15160

  9. Krishnakali Chaudhuri

    http://nanohub.org/members/70104

  10. Gavriel Salvendy 2nd International Symposium on Frontiers in Industrial Engineering: Laser and Photonic Systems and Innovations for Better Quality of Life

    27 Aug 2012 | Workshops | Contributor(s): gary cheng, Shimon Y. Nof, Andrew M Weiner

    This symposium's particular emphasis will be to identify research frontiers where industrial engineering has the potential to contribute to lasers, optics and photonics applications in...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/15012

  11. Nanophotonics with Metamaterials

    27 Aug 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Vladimir M. Shalaev

    One of the most unique properties of light is that it can package information into a signal of zero mass and propagate it at the ultimate speed. It is, however, a daunting challenge to bring...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/14182

  12. Zubair Ashraf Buch

    I am a student of Nanotechnology, currently pursuing an Integrated Masters in Nanotechnology at Amity University, majoring in Nano Device technology. My research interests include plasmonics,...

    http://nanohub.org/members/69644

  13. Opportunities of Lasers for Scalable Manufacturing of Solar Energy Devices

    21 Aug 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Gary Cheng

    Production costs, module conversion efficiencies, and adoption in commercial rooftops continue to be the most critical issues for solar energy technology. The industry continuously seeks...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/15023

  14. Haifeng Yuan

    PhD student at Leiden

    http://nanohub.org/members/69419

  15. Gong Chen

    PhD sthdent from USTC

    http://nanohub.org/members/69232

  16. [Illinois] ECE 398 Lecture 18: Optoelectronics I - Light Emitting Diodes & Lasers

    14 Jun 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Kent D Choquette

    [Prof. Choquette's] Photonic device research group is involved in the study of semiconductor photonic and optoelectronic device physics, fabrication technologies, and systems with a strong...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/11160

  17. [Illinois] Biophotonics 2012: Intro to Nanophotonics

    04 Jun 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Kent D Choquette

    http://nanohub.org/resources/14164

  18. Nano-Bio-Photonics Simulator

    17 Feb 2012 | Tools | Contributor(s): Zuhaib Bashir Sheikh, Nahil Sobh

    Simulates passage of light through biological tissue having an embedded metallic nanoparticles using FDTD

    http://nanohub.org/resources/nanobiophotsim

  19. Illinois 2011 NanoBiophotonics Summer School Lecture 6: Optics, Fourier Transforms

    09 May 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu

    Network for Computational Nanotechnology at Illinois (NCN@Illinois)

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12517

  20. [Illinois] ECE 564 Modern Light Microscopy Lecture 1: Quantitative Phase Imaging in Biomedicine

    24 Apr 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu

    Dr. Gabriel Popescu is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and holds a full faculty appointment with the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/13744

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