Carl Zeiss Research Award to Professor Anne L'Huillier

  Science & technology

This year's Carl Zeiss Research Award has been given to Professor Anne L’Huillier from Lund University in Sweden for her pioneering work in the field of high harmonic generation which has laid the foundation for the generation of attosecond impulses and enabled key advances in attosecond physics.

Carlzeiss
Professor Anne L’Huillier from Lund University in Sweden is this year's Carl Zeiss Research Award winner
The winner of this year's Carl Zeiss Research Award, one of the most renowned honours in optics, goes to Professor Anne L’Huillier from Lund University in Sweden.
L’Huillier is being honoured for her pioneering work in the field of high harmonic generation which has laid the foundation for the generation of attosecond impulses and enabled key advances in attosecond physics.
"Professor L’Huillier not only described the theory of attosecond technology, but also verified it experimentally,” stated the jury in announcing its decision. Her works enables further development and application of this technology.
Attosecond impulses can be used, for example, to observe the movement of electrons in atoms or molecules in real-time. This plays a key role in understanding general physical phenomena or chemical reactions at the atomic level. The promise of attosecond technology is to record ultrashort time-lapse movies from the inside of atoms and molecules.
1 attosecond (as) = 0.000,000,000,000,000,001 seconds = 10-18 seconds is a very short time: even light that travels at the unimaginable speed of 300,000 kilometres per second moves less than one millionth of a millimetre in one attosecond – not even from one end of a molecule to the other.
The Carl Zeiss Research Award will be presented to Professor L’Huillier on Wednesday, 19 June 2013.
Anne L’Huillier is one of a long list of renowned award-winners. Past recipients of the prize include subsequent Nobel laureates Eric A. Cornell ...





expand

Channel: Science & technology

508 Total news items for this channel since 1996
Next »
Page  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10... Last of 13 
latest Order by:

GlassOnline News by Channel

JAP035827JoselaserablationresizedWEB

2018-08-03
An ultra-fast laser-blasted glass doped with rare earth erbium ions results in a material used in integrated optical...

Schottgeschaeftsbericht2017keyvisual1280x47418012018

2018-07-12
Thanks to an agreement to acquire Primoceler Oy, technology group SCHOTT will expand its hermetic packaging portfolio...

2018061AdvancedMaterialsGlaswieKunststoffbearbeiten600x350

2018-07-02
After demonstrating the possibility of 3-D printing of glass components, KIT scientists have now developed a process...

Liquidglass

2018-06-22
German scientists from the New Materials Institute recently invented liquid glass, which is a unique non-toxic...

GlassBeadRR

2018-06-08
Scientists explore the durability of glass bead RR materials.

IStock18269721916x9

2018-05-18
Scientists of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) were recently involved in the development of a new kind of optical...

2018-04-06
A graduate student at LSU has invented a new line of drinkware designed to keep beverages cold for longer periods of...

3dprintedoptics

2018-04-05
A new 3D-printing technique, developed at Lawrence Livermore, could allow scientists to print glass that incorporates...

LogoFunGlassobdlznik

2018-03-20
Researchers of the Alexander Dubcek University of Trencin research centre of excellence are working closely with...

GI65468WGRMSBeauty2copy

2018-03-16
NMR reaction experiments can now be run without the need for specialized instruments or equipment by using the new...

MagicOnOff1

2018-03-13
A key trend among exhibitors at glasstec 2018 in Germany will be Smart Glass, used as part of buildings.

Nokiasirocco

2018-02-28
Nokia 8 Sirocco has a completely overhauled design consisting almost entirely of highly resistant glass - Gorilla Glass.

2018-02-16
Komi Science Center has reportedly developed glass that is as strong as other reliable materials, including diamonds.

Cellphones

2018-02-13
Mirage Diamond Glass is a special glass that is reinforced with diamonds and which, says its manufacturers Akhan...

Nokia

2018-02-02
The Nokia 10 phone is attracting a lot of attention especially with regards to the possibility of it having five...

Schottflexinitystructuredwafer1small

2018-02-02
SCHOTT’s new FLEXINITY™ structuring portfolio offers complete freedom of design on glass wafers and thin glass. FLE...

Hyclean

2018-01-26
HYCLEAN glass with antibacterial properties prevents pathogens from growing and kills germs that have settled on...

ImageForArticle36041

2018-01-22
A group of researchers and scientists from the Jena Friedrich Schiller University have developed a prototype of glass...

Patent

2018-01-19
Solar-Tectic LLC and Blue Wave Semiconductors have patented a material they have developed for improving the...

AGCandDiboticsPartnershipcopy

2018-01-08
Diabotics will be at the CES in Las Vegas 9-12 January to present the seamless integration of LiDAR inside the vehicle...

AH1P5708CharlesLeLosqshatterproofglassCompositeresized

2017-12-18
Cracked phone screens could soon be a thing of the past — thanks to ongoing work at the Australian National University s...

NewFullScreenProtectorforLGG5MobilePhoneHDAntiGlareDisplayProtectiveFilmTaiwan

2017-11-17
You may never again need to buy antireflective films for your phone thanks to these nanostructured glass panels.

Laserglassrods

2017-10-25
APG-760, a phosphate glass, features impressive thermomechanical strength and superior optical capabilities. It is...

Logowebcopy

2017-08-04
SolarWindow Technologies will be releasing important production details regarding the company's first-ever...

Xpar2

2017-06-29
In April, XPAR Vision’s CEO Mr. Paul Schreuders was one of the keynote speakers, during the yearly Technology & Society ...

Wafers300x199

2017-02-23
3D Glass Solutions, Inc. (3DGS), a world-class expert on the fabrication of electronic packages and devices using...

Prnewswire2aakamaihd

2017-02-15
APS Proudkte UG has recently launched ProtectPax on Indiegogo. It is the first Invisible Glass Protection for all...

Unnamed

2017-01-31
Glass is everywhere. Over the centuries it has been prized for its high transparency and extreme resistance to heat and...

CorningWillowGlass

2017-01-23
SolarWindow Technologies, Inc., a leading developer of transparent electricity-generating coatings for glass windows...

Space

2017-01-23
Saint-Gobain Research has supplied samples for the MATISS experience led by the French astronaut Thomas Pesquet in the...

Meter

2016-12-08
U.S. and Brazilian researchers have developed a new device which they say could be used to measure the energy ...

CarlZeissAssemblyWorkOnIlluminationofStarlith3100

2016-12-01
Zeiss will support innovative research projects at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (École ...

HRJuV

2016-11-28
ZEISS has established a new innovation center to accelerate the company's digital transformation.

Manifoldschott03600x600

2016-11-03
SCHOTT recently demonstrated its glass tubing technologies for algae production and wastewater treatment at the Algae...

Newsimagej.

2016-10-27
Ultrafast lasers have introduced new possibilities in engraving ultrafine structures, and scientists are now also...

4009221705102016SABMILLERMAASAHI

2016-10-24
Japanese glass manufacturer Asahi Glass Co has recently opened an innovation centre in Singapore to develop new...

2016-10-19
The Usable Glass Strength Coalition (UGSC) has announced the award of $80,000 for a grant to Colorado School of Mines...

Img02

2016-09-19
AGC Asahi Glass (AGC) has announced a new, stronger lineup of its Dragontrail™ series of chemically strengthened glass u...

Fileaxdj.

2016-09-08
Johnson Matthey, the UK's leading speciality chemicals company, is today proud to announce the opening of the new...

Optatec2016laserglas300x300

2016-09-08
SCHOTT, the international technology group, presented its newest, tougher laser glass formulation, LG-960, at SPIE...

44img0602

2016-08-30
The first ICG Montpellier Summer School took place in 2009 as an outcome of the EFONGA project sponsored by the...

Pia1374616550

2016-08-30
During the weekend, NASA’s Juno probe flew closer to planet Jupiter than any spacecraft ever has before. Astronomers h...

508 Total news items for this channel since 1996
Next »
Page  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10... Last of 13 
Other channels: A.T.I.V. Articles - Adhesives and sealants - Advanced electronics - Anniversary - Art & culture - Autoglass - Automation and it - Automotive glass - Batch plants - Building applications - Case history - Coatings - Cold-end - Company financial news - Company news - Conditioning - Containers - Conveyors - Cooperation - Country outlook - Crystal - Cullet treatment - Cutting technology - Decoration - Design - Diamond Tools - Directives - Double glazing - Ecology - Edging - Energy saving - Events - Fibre treatment - Forming - Furnace technology - Glazing / Insulating Glass - Government - Grinding and bevelling - Handling - Hot-end equipment - Ig equipment - Industry update - Innovation - Inspection - Laminating - Legal news - Machinery developments - Manufacturing technology - Markets & trends - Mergers, acquisitions & disposals - Mirror technology - Mould technology - Other news - Palletising/depalletising - People - Personnel & industrial relations - Photovoltaic glass - Plant technology - Printing and tempering - Processing - Product news - Production costs - Recycling - Refractories - Representative organizations - Research and development - Resin technology - Safety glass - Science & technology - Screen printing equipment - Sealants - Sector trends - Software - Specialist applications - Statistics - Storage and handling - Surface treatment - Surveys - Tableware - Tempering technology - Testing - Thermal imaging - Thermal insulation - Treatment plants - Tube production - Viewpoint - Worker safety -

Our Glass Magazines & Annual Guides Read online free of charge

Glass-Technology International
 
Glass Machinery Plants & Accessories
 
World Glass Directory
 
Flat Glass World Directory
 
Return to top

Powered by GlassOnline Logo

Copyright © A151 S.r.l. 1996-2018 - All rights reserved

A151 S.r.l. - publications@glassonline.com - Cookie policy
Registered office: Via Antonio Gramsci, 57 - 20032 Cormano (MI), Italy
Company registry - Milan, REA No.: MI-2111551 | Share capital: € 10,000 | P.IVA/VAT No.: IT 02769870342