• Albert Polman has been awarded the EPS QEOD Prize for Research into the Science of Light

    AMOLF group leader Albert Polman has been elected as the winner of the 2017 Research into the Science of Light Prize of the Quantum Electronics and Optics Division (QEOD) of …

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  • EPS QEOD Research into the Science of Light Prize voor Albert Polman

    De Quantum Electronics and Optics Division (QEOD) van de European Physical Society (EPS) heeft de Research into the Science of Light 2017 toegekend aan AMOLF groepsleider Albert Polman. Hij ontvangt …

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  • Albert Polman elected as OSA Fellow

    The Optical Society (OSA) has elected AMOLF group leader Albert Polman as Fellow of the OSA. The OSA elected Polman for “novel fundamental insights in the behavior of light at …

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  • Rubiconbeurs voor Jorik van de Groep

    Jorik van de Groep, oud-promovendus in de Photonic Materials groep van Albert Polman, heeft een NWO Rubiconbeurs ontvangen. Hij kan daarmee de komende twee jaar onderzoek doen bij het Gabelle …

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  • AMOLF opens new ultrafast cathodoluminescence microscope

    During a festive celebration on June 22, AMOLF has officially opened a new cathodoluminescence microscope in Albert Polman’s group that enables ultrafast optical measurements with a spatial resolution of 10 …

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  • Demonstration of a flat lens for ultraviolet light

    AMOLF researchers have created a new optical lens that is flat, rather than curved like a traditional glass lens. The lens operates by the mechanism of negative refraction, that was …

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  • Platte lens voor ultraviolet licht

    Onderzoekers van AMOLF hebben een nieuw type optische lens gemaakt die niet gebogen is zoals een traditionele glazen lens, maar plat. De lens werkt volgens het principe van negatieve lichtbreking, …

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  • AMOLF group leaders publish review article in Science on challenges in photovoltaic energy conversion

    Analyzing 16 record-efficiency solar cell materials, the paper presents opportunities to improve photovoltaic efficiency using nanoscale light management and to enhance carrier collection with innovative materials science and engineering strategies.

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  • ERC Advanced Research Grants for Huib Bakker and Albert Polman

    AMOLF director Huib Bakker and program leader Albert Polman both received an Advanced Research Grant of 2.5 million euros from the European Research Council (ERC). The European Research Council uses …

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  • Cum Laude for Jorik van de Groep

    On December 15th Jorik van de Groep defended his PhD thesis Resonant Nanophotonic Structures for Photovoltaics at the University of Amsterdam. Van de Groep obtained the Cum Laude degree for …

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