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Opto-mechanical technique circumvents mechanical losses using the action of light


August 7, 2017

A research collaboration between the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, the National Institute of Standards and Technology, and the University of Maryland has revealed a new technique by which scattering sound waves from disorder in a material can be suppressed on demand. All of this can be simply achieved by illuminating with the appropriate color of laser light. Full Story

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University of Illinois College of Engineering

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