Lightweight Optics Grow From Advanced Photonic Integrated Circuits

Lightweight optics that use extremely precise laser writing in silicon to mimic mountaintop-scale telescope arrays are in the works with funding from Darpa and NASA, which hope to apply the technology in battlefield-intelligence and space-exploration missions, respectively. Following acronym-rich...

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