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February 19th, 2006

Photonic Nanojets Open Door to Visible-Light Ultramicroscopy

Abstract:
A recent paper by researchers at Northwestern University in Illinois provides a physical explanation for the phenomenon wherein the backscattering of light by dielectric particles of sizes between 100 and 1 nm is enhanced by 711 orders of magnitude.

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