Nature Photonics

(The TQCC of Nature Photonics is 36. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-04-01 to 2024-04-01.)
Photonics for artificial intelligence and neuromorphic computing755
Comprehensive defect suppression in perovskite nanocrystals for high-efficiency light-emitting diodes597
Structured light571
Deep learning for the design of photonic structures521
Terahertz topological photonics for on-chip communication452
Stable pure-blue hyperfluorescence organic light-emitting diodes with high-efficiency and narrow emission452
Hybrid integrated quantum photonic circuits410
Organic light emitters exhibiting very fast reverse intersystem crossing348
High-efficiency, long-lifetime deep-blue organic light-emitting diodes341
Fast spin-flip enables efficient and stable organic electroluminescence from charge-transfer states337
A MHz-repetition-rate hard X-ray free-electron laser driven by a superconducting linear accelerator312
Large-scale neuromorphic optoelectronic computing with a reconfigurable diffractive processing unit267
Hertz-linewidth semiconductor lasers using CMOS-ready ultra-high-Q microresonators267
Stable and low-photovoltage-loss perovskite solar cells by multifunctional passivation265
Suppression of temperature quenching in perovskite nanocrystals for efficient and thermally stable light-emitting diodes262
Test of general relativity by a pair of transportable optical lattice clocks246
Overcoming the energy gap law in near-infrared OLEDs by exciton–vibration decoupling245
Twin-field quantum key distribution over 830-km fibre244
Organic phosphors with bright triplet excitons for efficient X-ray-excited luminescence244
Quantum-size-tuned heterostructures enable efficient and stable inverted perovskite solar cells243
Generating optical vortex beams by momentum-space polarization vortices centred at bound states in the continuum242
Efficient and bright white light-emitting diodes based on single-layer heterophase halide perovskites234
High-purity orbital angular momentum states from a visible metasurface laser233
High-power portable terahertz laser systems231
Perovskite-filled membranes for flexible and large-area direct-conversion X-ray detector arrays231
Photonic microwave generation in the X- and K-band using integrated soliton microcombs229
Integrated optical frequency comb technologies223
Machine learning and applications in ultrafast photonics221
NIR II-responsive photon upconversion through energy migration in an ytterbium sublattice219
Metasurface optics for on-demand polarization transformations along the optical path214
CsPbBr3 perovskite detectors with 1.4% energy resolution for high-energy γ-rays213
Prospects for metal halide perovskite-based tandem solar cells198
Photonics and thermodynamics concepts in radiative cooling198
Efficient selenium-integrated TADF OLEDs with reduced roll-off197
Metasurfaces for quantum photonics196
Strain-engineered high-responsivity MoTe2 photodetector for silicon photonic integrated circuits171
Solution-processed green and blue quantum-dot light-emitting diodes with eliminated charge leakage157
Twin-field quantum key distribution over a 511 km optical fibre linking two distant metropolitan areas154
Sub-nanometre resolution in single-molecule photoluminescence imaging152
Synergistic strain engineering of perovskite single crystals for highly stable and sensitive X-ray detectors with low-bias imaging and monitoring140
A compact and cost-effective hard X-ray free-electron laser driven by a high-brightness and low-energy electron beam140
Generalized Kramers–Kronig receiver for coherent terahertz communications139
Advances in solution-processed near-infrared light-emitting diodes138
Exceptionally stable blue phosphorescent organic light-emitting diodes136
600-km repeater-like quantum communications with dual-band stabilization135
Sensitive, small, broadband and scalable optomechanical ultrasound sensor in silicon photonics135
Ultrastable near-infrared perovskite light-emitting diodes131
A wavelength-scale black phosphorus spectrometer131
Large-area perovskite solar cells employing spiro-Naph hole transport material129
Optical soliton formation controlled by angle twisting in photonic moiré lattices127
Detecting ionizing radiation using halide perovskite semiconductors processed through solution and alternative methods124
The role of host–guest interactions in organic emitters employing MR-TADF123
Bright and stable light-emitting diodes made with perovskite nanocrystals stabilized in metal–organic frameworks120
Digital photoprogramming of liquid-crystal superstructures featuring intrinsic chiral photoswitches119
The pure-quartic soliton laser117
Defect engineering in wide-bandgap perovskites for efficient perovskite–silicon tandem solar cells116
Achieving the full-wavelength phase-matching for efficient nonlinear optical frequency conversion in C(NH2)3BF4115
Nanoscale terahertz scanning probe microscopy114
Synthetic helical dichroism for six-dimensional optical orbital angular momentum multiplexing113
Directly modulated membrane lasers with 108 GHz bandwidth on a high-thermal-conductivity silicon carbide substrate111
Ultra-fast germanium photodiode with 3-dB bandwidth of 265 GHz109
Electrically driven acousto-optics and broadband non-reciprocity in silicon photonics107
Ultrapure green organic light-emitting diodes based on highly distorted fused π-conjugated molecular design105
Characterization of stability and challenges to improve lifetime in perovskite LEDs101
Mid-infrared semimetal polarization detectors with configurable polarity transition101
Cation disorder engineering yields AgBiS2 nanocrystals with enhanced optical absorption for efficient ultrathin solar cells101
Low-chirp isolator-free 65-GHz-bandwidth directly modulated lasers99
Pockels soliton microcomb99
Ultrahigh-resolution quantum-dot light-emitting diodes98
Exceptional polarization purity in antiresonant hollow-core optical fibres97
Multispectral graphene-based electro-optical surfaces with reversible tunability from visible to microwave wavelengths96
High-speed programmable photonic circuits in a cryogenically compatible, visible–near-infrared 200 mm CMOS architecture95
Composite fast scintillators based on high-Z fluorescent metal–organic framework nanocrystals94
A photonic integrated quantum secure communication system93
Electrically driven mid-submicrometre pixelation of InGaN micro-light-emitting diode displays for augmented-reality glasses92
Real-space observation of vibrational strong coupling between propagating phonon polaritons and organic molecules91
Dissipative solitons in photonic molecules91
Efficient photoinduced second-harmonic generation in silicon nitride photonics88
Photochemical upconversion of near-infrared light from below the silicon bandgap88
Structured illumination microscopy using a photonic chip86
Intensity-based holographic imaging via space-domain Kramers–Kronig relations83
MINSTED fluorescence localization and nanoscopy82
Transverse spinning of unpolarized light81
Two-step absorption instead of two-photon absorption in 3D nanoprinting81
Exciton resonance tuning of an atomically thin lens80
Ultrastrong plasmon–phonon coupling via epsilon-near-zero nanocavities78
Ultra-coherent Fano laser based on a bound state in the continuum78
Monitoring contractility in cardiac tissue with cellular resolution using biointegrated microlasers77
Anomalous upconversion amplification induced by surface reconstruction in lanthanide sublattices77
Optical parametric amplification by monolayer transition metal dichalcogenides76
Strong mid-infrared photoresponse in small-twist-angle bilayer graphene76
Low-noise high-temperature AlInAsSb/GaSb avalanche photodiodes for 2-μm applications74
Quantum optics of soliton microcombs74
Sub-cycle millijoule-level parametric waveform synthesizer for attosecond science74
Progress on table-top isolated attosecond light sources74
Heavy-atom engineering of thermally activated delayed fluorophores for high-performance X-ray imaging scintillators74
Distributed quantum phase estimation with entangled photons72
Magnetic-free silicon nitride integrated optical isolator72
Efficient and stable organic light-emitting devices employing phosphorescent molecular aggregates72
Variable optical elements for fast focus control71
Nanometric axial localization of single fluorescent molecules with modulated excitation71
High harmonic generation in condensed matter70
Acceleration of relativistic beams using laser-generated terahertz pulses70
Topological-cavity surface-emitting laser69
Hydrogen-bond-bridged intermediate for perovskite solar cells with enhanced efficiency and stability69
Extreme-ultraviolet frequency combs for precision metrology and attosecond science68
Toroidal vortices of light67
Vectorized optoelectronic control and metrology in a semiconductor66
Solution-processed inorganic perovskite crystals as achromatic quarter-wave plates66
Unidirectional luminescence from InGaN/GaN quantum-well metasurfaces65
High-energy multidimensional solitary states in hollow-core fibres65
Reconfigurable metasurfaces towards commercial success65
A six-octave optical frequency comb from a scalable few-cycle erbium fibre laser65
Spontaneous pulse formation in edgeless photonic crystal resonators64
Prospects and challenges of colloidal quantum dot laser diodes64
Correlating photons using the collective nonlinear response of atoms weakly coupled to an optical mode64
Optically referenced 300 GHz millimetre-wave oscillator63
Harmonic spin–orbit angular momentum cascade in nonlinear optical crystals62
Experimental photonic quantum memristor62
Photonic crystal optical parametric oscillator62
All-optical polarization and amplitude modulation of second-harmonic generation in atomically thin semiconductors61
Anomalous refraction of optical spacetime wave packets61
On-chip sampling of optical fields with attosecond resolution61
Lightwave control of topological properties in 2D materials for sub-cycle and non-resonant valley manipulation60
Non-Abelian braiding on photonic chips60
Observation of toroidal pulses of light59
Second-harmonic generation and the conservation of spatiotemporal orbital angular momentum of light59
Self-calibrating programmable photonic integrated circuits59
Giant second-harmonic generation in ferroelectric NbOI259
High-efficiency and broadband on-chip electro-optic frequency comb generators58
Optomechanical quantum teleportation58
Large-scale planar and spherical light-emitting diodes based on arrays of perovskite quantum wires58
Phase-locked laser-wakefield electron acceleration57
Seven-octave high-brightness and carrier-envelope-phase-stable light source57
Silicon photonics interfaced with integrated electronics for 9 GHz measurement of squeezed light57
High-precision digital terahertz phase manipulation within a multichannel field perturbation coding chip56
Thermal decoherence and laser cooling of Kerr microresonator solitons56
Subcycle contact-free nanoscopy of ultrafast interlayer transport in atomically thin heterostructures55
Intense Brillouin amplification in gas using hollow-core waveguides54
Femtojoule femtosecond all-optical switching in lithium niobate nanophotonics54
Dual-comb hyperspectral digital holography53
Photonic-crystal lasers with two-dimensionally arranged gain and loss sections for high-peak-power short-pulse operation53
Robust, efficient, micrometre-scale phase modulators at visible wavelengths53
Light-sheet 3D microprinting via two-colour two-step absorption52
Kilowatt-average-power single-mode laser light transmission over kilometre-scale hollow-core fibre52
Giant enhancement of optical nonlinearity in two-dimensional materials by multiphoton-excitation resonance energy transfer from quantum dots51
Perovskite solar cells based on spiro-OMeTAD stabilized with an alkylthiol additive50
Solution-processed PbS quantum dot infrared laser with room-temperature tunable emission in the optical telecommunications window50
Dissipative Kerr solitons in semiconductor ring lasers50
Efficient solid-state photon upconversion enabled by triplet formation at an organic semiconductor interface50
Transient optical symmetry breaking for ultrafast broadband dichroism in plasmonic metasurfaces49
Optically reconfigurable quasi-phase-matching in silicon nitride microresonators49
Ultrafast timing enables reconstruction-free positron emission imaging49
Polyatomic molecules with emission quantum yields >20% enable efficient organic light-emitting diodes in the NIR(II) window49
Quantum microscopy based on Hong–Ou–Mandel interference48
Excitonic transport driven by repulsive dipolar interaction in a van der Waals heterostructure48
Chiral phonons in microcrystals and nanofibrils of biomolecules48
High-brightness self-seeded X-ray free-electron laser covering the 3.5 keV to 14.6 keV range48
Turbulence-resilient pilot-assisted self-coherent free-space optical communications using automatic optoelectronic mixing of many modes47
Widely tunable and narrow-linewidth chip-scale lasers from near-ultraviolet to near-infrared wavelengths47
Advances in optical metalenses47
Electrically driven optical isolation through phonon-mediated photonic Autler–Townes splitting47
Engineering the buried interface in perovskite solar cells via lattice-matched electron transport layer47
TADF sensitization targets deep-blue47
Asymmetric parametric generation of images with nonlinear dielectric metasurfaces46
Vortex laser arrays with topological charge control and self-healing of defects46
Tunable free-electron X-ray radiation from van der Waals materials46
Stain-free identification of cell nuclei using tomographic phase microscopy in flow cytometry45
Enabling smart vision with metasurfaces45
High-rate quantum key distribution exceeding 110 Mb s–145
Attosecond electron motion control in dielectric45
Topologically protected quantum entanglement emitters45
Photodynamic therapy for COVID-1945
Cascaded high-gradient terahertz-driven acceleration of relativistic electron beams44
Quantitative sampling of atomic-scale electromagnetic waveforms44
Femtosecond pulses from a mid-infrared quantum cascade laser43
A non-unitary metasurface enables continuous control of quantum photon–photon interactions from bosonic to fermionic42
Extreme γ-ray radiation hardness and high scintillation yield in perovskite nanocrystals42
High-Q slow light and its localization in a photonic crystal microring42
Quantum transport in fractal networks42
Coexistence of dynamical delocalization and spectral localization through stochastic dissipation42
Advances in Brillouin–Mandelstam light-scattering spectroscopy42
Petabit-per-second data transmission using a chip-scale microcomb ring resonator source41
Multiple exciton generation in tin–lead halide perovskite nanocrystals for photocurrent quantum efficiency enhancement40
A ferroelectric multilevel non-volatile photonic phase shifter40
Fluorescence imaging through dynamic scattering media with speckle-encoded ultrasound-modulated light correlation40
Revealing the invariance of vectorial structured light in complex media40
Slow carrier relaxation in tin-based perovskite nanocrystals40
Photoelectric effect with a twist39
Harmonic optical tomography of nonlinear structures39
Probing topological phase transitions using high-harmonic generation39
Geometric filterless photodetectors for mid-infrared spin light39
Anomalous circularly polarized light emission in organic light-emitting diodes caused by orbital–momentum locking39
Breaking the temporal and frequency congestion of LiDAR by parallel chaos38
Very-large-scale integrated quantum graph photonics38
Experimental demonstration of memory-enhanced scaling for entanglement connection of quantum repeater segments37
Temporal solitons in a coherently driven active resonator37
Polaritonic nonlocality in light–matter interaction36
Highly bright and stable single-crystal perovskite light-emitting diodes36