Advanced Optical Materials – May Issue Covers

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Check out the articles highlighted on the covers of the latest issue of Advanced Optical Materials.

En route to biological applications: self-assembled fluorescent nanoparticles

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Researchers from the Netherlands present a timely overview on self-assembled fluorene or perylene based chromophores focussing on biological applications.

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International Year of Light: Lanthanide-Doped Fluoride Nanoparticles

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This month’s International Year of Light article reviews nucleation, growth, and upconversion properties of lanthanide-doped fluoride nanoparticles.

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A new paradigm – functional and nonlinear optical metasurfaces

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Optical metasurfaces offer a wealth of useful functionalities. Their nonlinear effects can be enhanced with the help of metasurface engineering.

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Advanced Optical Materials Top 5 – May 2015

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The month’s top articles from the field of nanooptics, optoelectronics, optical devices, detectors & sensors, micro/nano resonators and more.

Viable electron acceptors based on non-fullerenes

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A non-fullerene material is presented as a potential electron acceptor for use in bulk heterojunction organic photovoltaics.

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Simplicity is the trump card – Quick analysis of optical spectra

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Based on a quick analysis of optical spectra, a practical approach for assessing the melanin and blood content of the skin was developed.

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Advanced Optical Materials – April Issue Covers

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Check out the articles highlighted on the covers of the latest issue of Advanced Optical Materials.

Optical Materials for Spectral Management

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The current issue of Advanced Optical Materials is dedicated to this ever growing field of research guest edited by Stefan Schweizer and Ralf Wehrspohn.

Keeping Good Company with the Chameleon

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Professor Ozin explores the chameleon’s color-shifting ability, and how the same principles have been utilised in the lab and in manufacturing.