Including news from Nortel Networks, Finisar, Osram, Corning and more.
A selection of the latest financial results from firms in the photonics sector including JDS Uniphase, Corning and FLIR.
The pick of this week’s patent applications including a wearable imaging device and a new design of lidar.
Gas detection is just one application of a microdisk laser made on a silicon wafer.
A mask that decodes encrypted pixels ensures that sensitive information can be viewed securely.
Including news from ST-LCD, Corning, BTG, Linos, Jenoptik LOS and more.
The pick of this week’s patent applications including a white light emitting diode.
Japanese companies Nichia and Sony are to share intellectual property relating to GaN-based blue-violet laser diodes.
Researchers use a mobile terawatt laser to profile and monitor the movement of biological aerosols in the air.
A Blu-ray disc which can be cut up by a pair of scissors is unveiled.
Including news from Cree, CEDIP Infrared Systems, GSI Lumonics, APA Optics and more.
A new optical disc format promises up to 135 minutes of compressed high-definition video.
The pick of this week’s patent applications including a way to cut cement with a laser.
Canada is spending C$20.95 million on a femtosecond laser system capable of emitting up to 200TW of peak power.
Scientists in Japan describe the world’s first underground gravitational-wave detector.
Including news from DALSA, FLIR Systems, NP Photonics, Ocean Optics and more.
Actuality Systems’ latest full-color display will help doctors view crucial medical images in three dimensions.
Fujitsu launches legal action against Samsung over alleged infringement of Fujitsu’s plasma display panel patents.
The pick of this week’s patent applications including an LED-based system that assists hair growth.
Greg Olsen, the CEO of Sensors Unlimited, is set to spend a week on the International Space Station in April 2005.
Including news from Thorlabs, Melles Griot, BAE Systems and Alcatel.
Two-Chip Photonics says that it can make 1.5micron VCSELs that tune across 30nm.
A new high-resolution imaging technique probes the structure of molecules.
The pick of this week’s patent applications including a laser technique for analysing bubbles in beer.