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Northwestern scientists develop first liquid nanolaser
April 24, 2015
Northwestern University scientists have developed the first liquid nanoscale laser. And it's tunable in real time, meaning you can quickly and simply produce different colors, a unique and useful feature. The laser technology could lead to practical applications, such as a new form of a "lab on a chip" for medical diagnostics. In addition to changing color in real time, the liquid nanolaser is simple to make, inexpensive to produce and operates at room temperature.
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