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Transparency on an optical chip

Nature volume 441, pages 701702 (08 June 2006) | Download Citation

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A two-laser trick that renders opaque media transparent can be achieved in systems of tiny optical resonators — with potentially profound consequences for optical communication and information processing.

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  1. Robert W. Boyd is at the Institute of Optics and Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14627, USA. boyd@optics.rochester.edu

    • Robert W. Boyd
  2. Daniel J. Gauthier is in the Department of Physics, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA. gauthier@phy.duke.edu

    • Daniel J. Gauthier

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