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21 Feb 24
DustPhotonics to ramp 800G silicon photonics chip

Latest $24 million investment by venture backers will support scaling of 'Carmel' products.

21 Feb 24
‘Chuck’ Mattera to retire as CEO of Coherent

Board commences executive search; company reaffirms fiscal 2024 guidance.

21 Feb 24
WashU develops portable OCT based on photonic integrated circuits

Grant of $20 million will support research into platform for eye screening at lower cost.

21 Feb 24
Precision Optics picks out target applications in defense sector

US firm sees fast-growing opportunities emerging in drones, laser weapons, and satellite communications.

21 Feb 24
UPenn develops optical chip to process complex math for AI

Offers potential to accelerate processing speed, while cutting energy need.

20 Feb 24
Chalmers and Nokia Bell Labs refine prediction of network failures…

…and NTT Innovative Devices “breaks data speed record” on optical links.

20 Feb 24
Trinity College Dublin lights up cellular activity

Fluorescence lifetime imaging with new dye visualises multiple biological environments.

19 Feb 24
Organic solar cells ‘redefined’ with hemispherical shell design

Researchers in Turkey say novel shape improves energy efficiency and angular coverage.

19 Feb 24
UK’s Cornerstone announces mission to transform silicon photonics

ORC and Bristol to lead new Innovation and Knowledge Centers to take tech from labs to “everyday life”.

15 Feb 24
LMU Munich develops microscopy method that beats resolution limit

“MINFLUX” super-resolution microscopy can track molecules with localization at 1nm precision.

15 Feb 24
Amazec Photonics secures €1.5 million Seed Round from Photon Delta

To develop new generation of circulatory and heart failure detection technology.

15 Feb 24
Compact photoacoustic sensing instrument characterizes breast tissue

Indian Institute of Tech Indore develops PA sensing instrument for biomedical tissue diagnosis.

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.

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.

Anti-reflective coatings for infrared applications on IG6 substrates 11 Oct 2023


Chalcogenide glasses, due to their unique optical properties, open new prospects for infrared optics in various fields of industry and science. This paper presents a technology that has been developed to overcome the long-term problems associated with the adhesion of coatings to glass and contributes to the development of more durable coatings.

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.

2023 Technology Webinar Series

  • 12 – 14 Jun ~ Industrial Lasers & Materials Processing
  • 20 – 22 Sep ~ High speed imaging, CMOS sensor technology
  • 22 – 24 Nov ~ Photonics for life science applications

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