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Physicists Skirt Thermal Vibration, Transfer Optical Signal Via Mechanical Oscillator


November 15, 2012

Chunhua Dong, Victor Fiore and  Mark C. Kuzyk Using tiny radiation pressure forces, physicists converted an optical field, or signal, from one color to another, aided by a "dark mode." The conversion occurs through the coupling between light and a mechanical oscillator, without interruption by thermal mechanical vibrations. Full Story

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