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Submission + - Researchers Create Working Laser the Size of a Virus Particle (gizmag.com)

Zothecula writes: Researchers at Northwestern University have developed a laser the size of a virus particle that can operate at room temperature. The "nanolaser," which uses gold nanoparticles instead of mirrors, is claimed to be the first demonstration to make use of a so-called bowtie arrangement of metal nanoparticles, though nano-scale lasers have been previously demonstrated.
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Researchers Create Working Laser the Size of a Virus Particle

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