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24 Oct 14
Aquitaine start-up to make fiber lasers

Technology transfer deal with ALPhANOV center will allow MuQuans to make 780nm sources for its own atom-cooling instruments.

23 Oct 14
Osram develops brighter LED for car headlights

Output of 1400 lm and 200 Mcd/m2 achieved in the laboratory.

23 Oct 14
Soitec signs 150MW concentrated PV deal

France-based developer expecting to deploy more than 80,000 concentrated solar modules in California.

22 Oct 14
Fraunhofer showcases new camera systems

New banknote checker and remote, high-resolution,"eye-like" camera will be visible at Vision.

20 Oct 14
Vuzix sees big markets for improved smart glasses

Waveguide technology allows near-eye displays to be more versatile and wearer-friendly.

16 Oct 14
pureLiFi creates first optical atto-cell network

LED bulb-based comms systems Li-Flame to revolutionize 5G and Internet of Things, says developer.

15 Oct 14
Optical memory, autism test and scattering detector win Edmund awards

Component vendor hands out $85,000 worth of products to nine different projects.

10 Oct 14
Retinal imaging study to focus on early intervention

UK firm Optos in potential £10M collaboration aiming for early detection of sight-threatening diseases.

08 Oct 14
Bright future for super-resolution techniques

Nobel win confirms importance of methods to image beyond the diffraction limit.

02 Oct 14
UK windfarm developer deploys lidar system

Inch Cape Offshore "lights up" farm with ZephIR to measure wind direction and velocity for planned windfarm.

01 Oct 14
Hyperspectral imaging reveals Finns’ life in Stone Age

Analysis poses new questions about early peoples' movements around the Baltic during Neolithic era.

30 Sep 14
Graphene points to improved retinal implants

Work on material's biomedical uses forms part of project now supported by EU's Graphene Flagship initiative.

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