Experiments verify the phenomenon of a photonic hook

In 2018, scientists theoretically predicted the existence of the photonic hook, then proved this effect for plasmons. Now they managed to practically observe the curved beam using a scanning system.
01 February

‘Photonic hook’: TPU scientists obtain new type of curved light beam

Scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University together with colleagues from Great Britain, Israel, the ITMO University (Russia) and other Russian universities demonstrated a new type of artificially cu...
16 March 2018