Description:  This weave is composed of fibers that transmit light and electricity and function as light detectors. A grid of fiber light detectors can pinpoint where light is striking it.
Source:  Greg Hren Photography/MIT-RLE
Story:  Fibers mix light and electricity
TRN November 17/24, 2004
TRN Categories:  Optical Computing, Optoelectronics and Photonics; Materials Science and Engineering
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