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25 Mar 15
OFC 2015: Infinera launches photonic ICs to support Cloud, Transport layers

Scale and virtualization are driving technological change in optical network architectures.

11 Mar 15
EOS flashes new dentures

Additive manufacturing creates removable partial dentures with optimized fit, reproducible quality of parts and an economic production model.

10 Mar 15
High-contrast photoacoustics tracks tumor cells

Novel approach uses cell engineering and optical detection of ultrasound to image deep tumor.

10 Mar 15
Raman on the agenda at Pittcon

Multitude of new optical spectroscopy equipment on show at the annual analytical science convention.

09 Mar 15
Texas Instruments updates DLP chipset for spectroscopy

Smaller and more efficient version of the digital micromirror device technology is designed for handheld spectrometers.

05 Mar 15
Software-defined optical switches to drive Bristol's Smart City network

Polatis providing photonic foundation for an "open programmable smart city".

04 Mar 15
ImmerVision targets smart phones with 'panomorph' lenses

Optical technology provides full 360-degree views of a mobile handset user's surroundings.

04 Mar 15
Laser-based aircraft defense system approved for global sale

US Department of Defense green-lights BAE Systems’ anti-missile protection system.

03 Mar 15
poLight lens makes debut in 'touch & refocus' smart phone

"True-focus" optical functionality enhances hazardous area smartphone; on show at Mobile World Congress 2015.

03 Mar 15
Liquid bandage reveals hidden details of skin healing

Wellman Center paint-on dressing maps tissue oxygenation in wounds, burns and grafts.

25 Feb 15
IR detectors replaced on James Webb telescope

Design flaws in original equipment see replacement of near-infrared detectors in three JWST instruments.

19 Feb 15
Novel endoscope gives clearer view of cancers

University at Buffalo probe improves image quality and also facilitates drug delivery.

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