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AR|VR|MR Focus


AR|VR|MR Focus magazine is now the official magazine for the SPIE AR|VR|MR conference and exhibition taking place in San Francisco, 30th January – 1st February 2023.

You can find out more about the SPIE AR|VR|MR show here.

AR|VR|MR magazine is the new publication from the team that brings you optics.org, VISION Focus magazine and the Photonics West show daily.

With a focus on the optical technologies that enable advances in AR|VR|MR applications, AR|VR|MR Focus is leading the way with exclusive business news, market trends and product applications. Published by SPIE (the international society for optics and photonics) and the official media partner for the AR|VR|MR conference we’ll put your company in front of some of the leading players in this rapidly expanding industry. (Amazon, Facebook, Google to name but a few.)

From automotive to medical applications the potential for the AR|VR|MR applications is enormous and we’ll make sure that you’re hitting the right people at exactly the right time.

Contact the team to include your latest PR or product announcement in advance of this key XR and application driven event. AR|VR|MR Focus will also be actively promoted via optics.org, the optics.org weekly eNewsletter (sent to over 20,000 opt-in subscribers), promoted via social media groups (LinkedIn and twitter).

To add your product or tell about your AR|VR|MR applications contact the team.

Sales: rob.fisher@optics.org

Got something to say then contact the editorial team about potential editorial inclusion in future editions.

Editorial: matthew.peach@optics.org

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Highlights in the Summer issue include:
  • Emerging optics to displace Fresnel lenses in XR headsets
  • ams Osram shows off VCSEL upgrade for driver monitoring
  • Corning backs DigiLens in latest funding milestone
  • BAE unveils lightweight LiteWave head-up display
  • IQE to develop epiwafers for Porotech’s multicolor micro-LEDs
  • MIT develops novel fabrication method for mirrors and wafers
  • Metalenz meta-optics arrive in time-of-flight sensor
  • Fraunhofer Group opens new Center for Sensor Intelligence in Germany
  • Printing circuits on rare nanomagnets puts a new spin on computing
  • LASER 2022: Interactive opportunity to fly
Next issue of AMVRMR will be out in October. Be sure to sign up to get your quarterly copy delivered directly to your inbox. To include your company news or latest products contact the optics.org team: https://optics.org/contact

Summer 2022

Highlights in the Spring issue include:
  • Fraunhofer HHI-led group developing AI-based emergency recovery project
  • RealWear selects Kopin’s Golden Pearl display for its Navigator 500
  • BAE Systems completes acquisition of Bohemia Interactive Simulations
  • Micro-LED maker Porotech raises $20M to accelerate its production
    of epiwafers
  • Kopin optimistic after all-plastic ‘Pancake’ optics launch
  • II-VI merger with Coherent delayed by Chinese regulators
  • Trumpf and Metalenz showcase polarized VCSEL possibilities
  • Curved waveguide enables prescription AR glasses
  • Edmund Optics debuts its Schwarz Mirrors to curb stray laser beams
  • Corning upgrades glass for AR/VR applications
  • NIL Technology demonstrates metalens camera module
  • Nanoimprint tool for AR waveguide production
  • Micledi Microdisplays and GlobalFoundries collaborate on displays
    for AR glasses
  • Machine vision: Call for participation in new camera API working group

Spring 2022

Highlights in the Winter issue include:
  • AR|VR|MR 2022: the metaverse is coming
  • AI is spreading into our everyday products says analyst Yole
  • Stanford researchers use AI to create better VR experiences
  • Researchers in Germany develop novel optical diffuser, based on silicon nanoparticles
  • Micledi creates microLED arrays for AR based on 300mm CMOS platform
  • Teledyne Flir wins $15.7M US Defense contract for AR tech to reveal biochemical threats
  • US Army to expand use of LiFi with multi-million dollar pureLiFi deal
  • SPIE and Photonics Media announce finalists for 2022 Prism Awards
  • Waveguide display developer Dispelix raises $33M

Winter 2022

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