Scientists Have Used Graphene to Squeeze Light Into a Space Smaller Than Its Wavelength

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According to ScienceAlert

This shouldn’t be possible.

With the help of the increasingly useful material graphene, scientists have managed to confine light into the smallest space possible – the size of a single atom.

If light can be locked up so tightly, it opens up all kinds of possibilities for electronics, sensors, and imaging devices in the future, potentially leading to computer chips and laser sensors far smaller than anything we’re using today.

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This article and images were originally posted on [ScienceAlert] April 24, 2018 at 02:57AM. Credit to Author and ScienceAlert | ESIST.T>G>S Recommended Articles Of The Day







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