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17 Apr 24
SPIE DCS 2024: Hyperspectral imaging platform for low-earth orbit to make its debut

Corning, Flir, and many others to present sensing innovations for defense, security, and government applications.

17 Apr 24
ASML still confident of industry uptick despite dip in orders

Lithography giant sees its stock price fall from recent record high but remains confident of 2024 recovery and strong 2025.

17 Apr 24
Riken ultrafast pulses set to reveal how chemical reactions evolve

Technique using two kinds of nonlinear crystal amplifies single-cycle pulses to new energy levels.

17 Apr 24
PriFUSIO foundation for laser fusion research formed in Germany

Federal Ministry of Education & Research awards € 18 million for project over next three years.

17 Apr 24
PhotonVentures fund rises to €75M

Dutch venture capital group adds €15M to existing pot; targets €100M by end of 2024.

16 Apr 24
NEI applies artificial intelligence to OCT for retinal imaging

Combination of AI and adaptive optics speeds up image generation and improves contrast.

15 Apr 24
Dragon Fire laser program accelerating to equip UK navy

Ministry of Defence to install the weapon system on Royal Navy ships.

15 Apr 24
Fraunhofer IOF researchers develop goSCOUT3D handheld scanner

Enables 3D analysis of objects; scanner has been connected to Boston Dynamics “robot dog”.

11 Apr 24
Novel UV broadband spectrometer revolutionizes air pollution analysis

TU Graz's laser-based technology enables continual RT monitoring of contaminants.

11 Apr 24
SPIE Optical Systems Design: reviewing Kingslake and polishing up ELT

Highlights from Tuesday’s meetings co-located with SPIE Photonics Europe and exhibitions.

11 Apr 24
SPIE Photonics Europe pulls a big crowd to Strasbourg

Highlights from Monday’s meetings co-located with SPIE Optical Systems Design and exhibitions.

11 Apr 24
CU Boulder SAURON sensor spots airborne chemical threats

Laser frequency combs will allow platform to detect species of concern among multiple atmospheric signals.

Making Raman Measurements Reproducible 28 Mar

Wasatch Photonics

Raman OEM applications need consistent spectra to deliver dependable answers. A good-quality OEM spectrometer should, by design, exhibit low unit-to-unit variability from the start, and any remaining small differences should be corrected in order to achieve the most robust and repeatable analytical outcomes in the field. Learn how to achieve >99.5% unit-to-unit agreement using a series of simple corrections.

Unlike emCCD or sCMOS intensified cameras allow for photon detection down to 4ns. Photon Lines’ partner, Excelitas PCO explains this exciting part of their range 16 May 2023

Photon Lines / PCO

pco.dicam – a family of nine MCP image intensified camera systems offering extremely short exposure/shutter times. The choice of the photocathodes allows selection of spectral behaviour for different applications. Download the white paper here.

Imaging in Challenging Lighting Conditions — A Better Way 07 Sep 2023

Teledyne Lumenera

Choosing just the right camera for a particular application can be difficult. Common cameras specifications that are normally considered include resolution and frame rate. However, lighting is an external factor that is potentially even more important to consider. This document highlights how high conversion gain (HCG) and low conversion gain (LCG) camera capabilities can be beneficial in challenging lighting conditions, along with examples of imaging applications where these challenges commonly occur.

Improving Calibration Accuracy for High-End Spectroradiometers 06 Oct 2023


Admesy introduces a groundbreaking calibration concept that surpasses the limitations of conventional calibration light sources.

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