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Shotblast resistant laser marking for die casters 17 Jan

Canadian developer Laserax says diecasts can now be identified after shot-blasting to ensure clear product traceability.

Holograms embossed into vinyl records 16 Jan

Czech firm IQ Structures says that its optical technology offers better anti-counterfeiting protection than holographic stickers.

Laser test for cardiovascular disease performs well in early clinical study 15 Jan

European consortium has developed a prototype laser Doppler vibrometry system that measures arterial stiffness, a major risk factor for undiagnosed cardiovascular disease.

CES 2019: Silicon Line demo’s active optical cable for new HDMI standard 10 Jan

Venture-backed German firm also aiming to double production of key components for high-bandwidth optical links.

CES 2019: automotive lidar challengers tout new wares 09 Jan
CES 2019: EPFL showcases photonics startups 09 Jan
Cubesats are potential guide stars for next-gen telescopes 08 Jan
CES 2019: optics tech behind new TVs, headlamps and car connectivity 08 Jan
US health authorities clear infrared analyzer for human breast milk 02 Jan
Laser diode system detects counterfeit olive oils 02 Jan
Laser-pointer to help 'CubeSats' transmit data to Earth 20 Dec 2018
Quantum cascade lasers to help optimize individual food plans 19 Dec 2018
Osram to show technologies to improve quality of life at CES 2019 13 Dec 2018
OSIRIS-REx probe discovers water on asteroid 12 Dec 2018
OCT links blood vessels to melanoma type 06 Dec 2018
Photonics kit ready for asteroid encounter 04 Dec 2018
Optical clocks 'could detect gravitational waves' 29 Nov 2018
EOS and Etihad Airways expand 3D printing capabilities 28 Nov 2018
Volvo, Luminar show off pedestrian-analyzing lidar 28 Nov 2018
Augmented reality motorcycle helmet uses Kopin microdisplay 27 Nov 2018
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