Talbot self-imaging extended to azimuthal angle for the first time.
Using adiabatic soliton propagation in a dispersion-increasing fiber, we demonstrated spectral compression ratio over 102.
Jeff and Valley discovered a novel way to create optical near-field vortices using linearly-polarized laser excitation!
Danny’s mode conversion paper in a plasmonic two-wire transmission-line published in Nano Letters.
Phil Tsai’s work on selective trapping or rotation of mircoparticles using a plasmonic Archimedes spiral published.