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After years of exploration, researchers have discovered that pushing the limits of nonlinear
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Microspiral resonators allow for unidirectional lasing and the direct coupling of light to the device’s microcavity—two characteristics that aren’t possible with conventional microresonators.
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Researchers have recently demonstrated various approaches for constructing practical, compact adaptive-focus lenses. This article summarizes the advantages and drawbacks of each.
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These authors describe a unique approach to safeguarding data transmission over the
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Scientists predict that this last round of repairs will finally allow astronomers to realize the full potential of the orbiting telescope.
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