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November 15th, 2005

New look for optical microscopy

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Physicists in Switzerland and Germany have made a new type of optical microscope that can produce images without capturing light from the sample. The new device relies on measuring changes in the properties of a gold nanoparticle placed next to the sample. The "nanoantenna" could have applications in sensing devices.

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