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11 Nov 19
3D auto-lidar firm PixQuanta joins ESA Business Incubator at Tyndall

Irish start-up is developing photodiode sensor for use in 3D cameras to improve range and accuracy.

08 Nov 19
Baraja announces auto-lidar partnership with car systems developer Macnica

Australia-based firm Baraja to expand in Japan to support Macnica’s self drive and IoT strategy.

07 Nov 19
NASA’s TESS presents grand panorama of Southern Sky...

...while the European Southern Observatory's ELT telescope will be powered by the sun.

07 Nov 19
Luna raises 2019 forecast on back of ‘strong’ Q3 results

Optical sensor and network test developer buoyant, after revenues of $18.4M for latest three months' trading, up 72% on 2018.

07 Nov 19
Flir Systems and Veoneer partner on thermal sensor-fitted self-drive car

Automaker becomes industry’s first to feature thermal sensing to boost the safety of its autonomous vehicles.

06 Nov 19
Researchers develop 'optoplasmonic' sensor for rapid onsite analysis of milk

Fraunhofers and partners including a dairy work on "MOLOKO" project to make microfluidic chip and optics to test samples in situ.

06 Nov 19
Ultimate Holography creates images of ‘unprecedented’ quality

French firm’s Chimera printer obviates costly lasers, slow printing, limited fov, and unsaturated color.

06 Nov 19
Coherent looks to innovate amid 'irrational' competition

Weak materials processing market and aggressive fiber and laser diode pricing hit sales in latest quarter.

05 Nov 19
Industry heavyweights collaborate on all-photonics network for pervasive computing

Intel, Sony, and NTT establish a new 'innovation forum' targeting 100-fold improvements to traditional optical networks.

05 Nov 19
nLight sales dented by China competition

US firm launches two new 'Corona' products and a fiber laser welding portfolio as trade tariffs bite into profits.

04 Nov 19
Researchers use 3-D printing to make optical fiber preform

Sydney, Australia-based team also reports creation of “first” silica glass fibers drawn from additively manufactured preforms.

01 Nov 19
Lumentum reports positive Q1 2020 trading, with revenue of $450M

CEO hails "increased scale resulting from organic growth, market share gains and the Oclaro acquisition."

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