In November 2023, the board of the international specialist society Optica elected the 2024 Fellows. Among them is Alexander Szameit, Professor at the Institute of Physics at the University of Rostock. An Optica Fellowship is reserved for people who have made an outstanding contribution to the field of optics and photonics. Alexander Szameit is researching the physics of light [...]
In his research, Dr. Maczewsky drew inspiration from a wide variety of fields in physics. Leveraging concepts from optics/photonics, solid state physics, topology and nonlinear physics, Dr. Maczewsky's findings [...]
The astronomy group appointed Dr. Matthias Heinrich as their enthusiastic and competent new leader. Dr. Heinrich also works as senior research fellow in the reseach group "Experimental Solid-State Optics"
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Scientists from the University of Rostock, Germany were able to recreate fundamental physical properties from the realm of elementary particle physics in a photonic system. The results are published in the renowned scientific [...]