This special issue of Optics & Photonics News highlights exciting peer-reviewed optics research that has emerged over the past year.
An envisioned optical architecture for an augmentedreality display using a metaform combiner (see Nikolov et al.). [Illustration by Michael Osadciw, University of Rochester]
Now in its 39th year, OPN’s annual feature reviews some of the most interesting research in optics and photonics published in recent months. Our panel of editors reviewed 129 summaries of work by researchers from around the world. They selected for publication 30 stories that they felt communicated breakthroughs of particular interest to the broad optics community.
OPN thanks all who submitted summaries, as well as our panel of guest editors: John Zavada, the panel chair, and guest editors: Kate Bechtel, Felipe Beltrán-Mejía, Svetlana Boriskina, Rocío Borrego-Varillas, Jennifer Kruschwitz, Anne Matsuura, Giovanni Milione,Arlene Smith and Joel Villatoro.
Publish Date: 01 December 2021
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