Week in Review: 10/29/17 – 11/4/17

11/2/2017

The relentless pursuit of hypersonic flight

How much new science will it take to design a vehicle that can routinely fly at many times the speed of sound? http://physicstoday.scitation.org/doi/10.1063/PT.3.3762

A strange new world of light

Now, researchers at the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences have developed a tool to generate new, more complex states of light in a completely different way. The research is published in Science. https://www.seas.harvard.edu/news/2017/11/strange-new-world-of-light