Observation of the critical regime near Anderson localization of light.

  title={Observation of the critical regime near Anderson localization of light.},
  author={Martin St{\"o}rzer and Peter Gross and Christof M. Aegerter and Georg Maret},
  journal={Physical review letters},
  volume={96 6},
The transition from diffusive transport to localization of waves should occur for any type of classical or quantum wave in any media as long as the wavelength becomes comparable to the transport mean free path l*. The signatures of localization and those of absorption, or bound states, can, however, be similar, such that an unequivocal proof of the existence of wave localization in disordered bulk materials is still lacking. Here we present time resolved measurements of light transport through… 

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