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LEDs

Using nanotechnology to enhance the performance of LEDs and other light sources

Technology update

Nano-antenna boosts nonlinear optics

Plasmonic field enhancements increase nonlinear interactions by a factor of a million.

Nano-LEDS brighten nanocircuit prospects

Electrically driven nanoscale light source connects electronic and optical circuits.

Nanogaps intensify terahertz waves

New technique to produce extremely thin gaps in metal layers could help make ultrafast and energy efficient nanodevices

Piezophototronics makes highly sensitive skin-like sensor

First nanowire LED arrays capable of converting applied mechanical pressure into light signals

Lab talk

Controlling carbon nanotube photoluminescence

Silicon microring resonators could be key to carbon nanotube-based light sources.

Controlling emission from one dimensional photonic crystals for improved detection

Using near-field coupled emission can enhance or direct fluorescence

Ordered In(Ga)N nanocolumns grown on silicon

Rod-like structures fabricated via selective area growth process are ideal for LED applications and can be tuned across wide spectral range

Nanowires grown on polycrystalline silicon

Freestanding nanowires on glass-based polycrystalline silicon could improve light-emitting devices.