Light: Science & Applications TOP TEN

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  1. Wave propagation through disordered media without backscattering and intensity variations open

    Konstantinos G Makris, Andre Brandstötter, Philipp Ambichl, Ziad H Musslimani & Stefan Rotter

    doi:10.1038/lsa.2017.35

  2. Single whispering-gallery mode lasing in polymer bottle microresonators via spatial pump engineering open

    Fuxing Gu, Fuming Xie, Xing Lin, Shuangyi Linghu, Wei Fang, Heping Zeng, Limin Tong & Songlin Zhuang

    doi:10.1038/lsa.2017.61

  3. Tailoring of electromagnetic field localizations by two-dimensional graphene nanostructures open

    Ze-Bo Zheng, Jun-Tao Li, Teng Ma, Han-Lin Fang, Wen-Cai Ren, Jun Chen, Jun-Cong She, Yu Zhang, Fei Liu, Huan-Jun Chen, Shao-Zhi Deng & Ning-Sheng Xu

    doi:10.1038/lsa.2017.57

  4. Lasing microbottles open

    Misha Sumetsky

    doi:10.1038/lsa.2017.102

  5. Automated design of freeform imaging systems open

    Tong Yang, Guo-Fan Jin & Jun Zhu

    doi:10.1038/lsa.2017.81

  6. On-chip wireless silicon photonics: from reconfigurable interconnects to lab-on-chip devices open

    Carlos García-Meca, Sergio Lechago, Antoine Brimont, Amadeu Griol, Sara Mas, Luis Sánchez, Laurent Bellieres, Nuria S Losilla & Javier Martí

    doi:10.1038/lsa.2017.53

  7. Ultrafast laser processing of materials: from science to industry open

    Mangirdas Malinauskas, Albertas Žukauskas, Satoshi Hasegawa, Yoshio Hayasaki, Vygantas Mizeikis, Ričardas Buividas & Saulius Juodkazis

    doi:10.1038/lsa.2016.133

  8. Optical manipulation from the microscale to the nanoscale: fundamentals, advances and prospects open

    Dongliang Gao, Weiqiang Ding, Manuel Nieto-Vesperinas, Xumin Ding, Mahdy Rahman, Tianhang Zhang, ChweeTeck Lim & Cheng-Wei Qiu

    doi:10.1038/lsa.2017.39

  9. Continuous-wave laser operation of a dipole antenna terahertz microresonator open

    Luca Masini, Alessandro Pitanti, Lorenzo Baldacci, Miriam S Vitiello, Riccardo Degl'Innocenti, Harvey E Beere, David A Ritchie & Alessandro Tredicucci

    doi:10.1038/lsa.2017.54

  10. Air quality monitoring using mobile microscopy and machine learning open

    Yi-Chen Wu, Ashutosh Shiledar, Yi-Cheng Li, Jeffrey Wong, Steve Feng, Xuan Chen, Christine Chen, Kevin Jin, Saba Janamian, Zhe Yang, Zachary Scott Ballard, Zoltán Göröcs, Alborz Feizi & Aydogan Ozcan

    doi:10.1038/lsa.2017.46

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