Orders for equipment used to screen people for elevated skin temperature remain at high levels.
Light & Production division business slumps due to pandemic; but some positive demand from semiconductor industry and public sector.
Combined group to offer lasers for medical, electronics, academic and luxury goods markets.
A round-up of this week's coronavirus-related news and countermeasures from the photonics industry.
Build-out of 5G networks and related handsets helps fiber and semiconductor laser firm to post highest-ever quarterly revenues.
To lead new NSF Center for Quantum Networks – in partnership with Harvard, MIT and Yale.
|Micro LED needle patches enable PDT to treat deepest skin cancers|
CEA LETI and Inserm-Lille University Hospital develop 750µm LED needle patches to reach interface between epidermis and dermis.
|Alpes Lasers develops ultrafast sensor to tackle toxic wastewater|
Hydroptics project aims to improve contaminant detection with AI and infrared spectroscopy, based on QCL frequency combs.
|Coherent order book hit by Covid-19 slowdown|
But emergence of 5G and flexible smart phones with organic LED screens offers hope of sustainable recovery.
|Inverted laser sintering offers route to complex multi-material parts|
Columbia University platform could assist the 3D printing of active integrated systems.
|Trumpf and Fraunhofer IPA working to ramp up AI for industry |
Goal of new partnership is to develop AI solutions for connected sheet-metal manufacturing.
|China demand helps offset Covid-19 impact at IPG Photonics|
Fiber laser firm reports better-than-expected quarterly financial results but near-term outlook remains uncertain.
JENOPTIK Light & Optics
art Photonics GmbH
Archer OpTx, Inc.
Knight Optical Ltd
Thorlabs, Inc. Newton, NJ, United States
MKS Instruments / Newport Corporation Home-based within Western Region (WA, OR, CA, TX), TX, United States
Leidos Arlington, VA, United States
Leidos Albuquerque, NM, United States
Quartus Engineering Incorporated San Diego, CA, United States
|Optatec - Rescheduled