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Multimedia presentations: SPIE Optics + Photonics 2017 plenary and Hot Topics talks

Slides and audio of presentations at SPIE Optics + Photonics, held in San Diego in August 2017.

High-speed performance and DC electrical power generation are simultaneously achieved with novel devices that include specifically designed absorption/collector junctions.
23 June 2017
Using x-ray spectroscopy to analyze a photoelectrochemical cell during water oxidation and hydrogen formation sheds light on the physics and chemistry of photoelectrodes.
8 June 2017
New gold/titanium dioxide photonic band gap semiconductor materials with an inverse opal structure are promising photocatalysts for solar hydrogen production.
24 April 2017
A whole family of promising nanoengineered photocatalysts have been identified to enable the generation of solar fuels, hydrogen, and oxygen via artificial photosynthesis.
4 April 2017
Enhanced rates of energetic photons are generated above the thermal emission limit in a hybrid thermal-photoluminescent device, which has an efficiency of about 70 at moderate operating temperatures.
26 March 2017
SPIE Photonics West 2016 Plenary

From the SPIE Photonics West Show Daily: 2D tunable materials would allow researchers to "move from still-life daguerreotype nanophotonics to the film and television era."

9 March 2017
Source Photonics and Credo transmit single lambda 100G over 20km
Demo at ECOC 2017 promises lower cost 100G transmission and industry accelerating development of 400G links.
20 September 2017
Tracing light inside an LED leads to higher efficiency
Method developed by the University of Twente and Philips Lighting boosts efficiency, makes for powerful design tools.
14 September 2017
SPIE leaders join Imperial College's optics centenary celebration
Imperial launched its groundbreaking courses into the science of light just a year after Einstein’s Theory of General Relativity was published.
14 September 2017
ULO Optics aquires Laser Beam Products
UK infrared optics developer expands with acquisition of specialist mirror maker.
14 September 2017
 
Harald Hass: Progress in LED technology removes barriers for LiFi communication