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07 May 14
DSS 2014: Polarized imager shows intruders in a new light

'eTherm' from Polaris Sensor Technologies improves contrast of thermal imaging.

06 May 14
DSS 2014: FLIR invites consumers to 'go play with thermal'

Infrared camera maker's new iPhone-compatible hardware, which it hopes will revolutionize the thermal imaging sector, to begin shipping next month.

06 May 14
DSS 2014: Hyperspectral satellite set to monitor Hawaiian volcano

Redesigned 'SUCHI' satellite for geological sensing had previously been due to launch in late 2013.

02 May 14
Auto manufacture drives up machine vision performance

Vision 2014 to showcase inspection of car parts, assembly – and much more.

01 May 14
Lensar integrates TrueGuide into cataract surgery

Deal bringing further visualization to femtosecond platform is announced at ASCRS meeting.

30 Apr 14
Hamamatsu develops first watt-level photonic crystal laser

Partnership with Kyoto University demos continuous room temperature operation of laser, which delivers 1.5W.

24 Apr 14
Guide star principle brings clearer view of embryo brain

Howard Hughes Medical Institute optimizes established AO technique for use in microscopy.

23 Apr 14
Jenoptik showcases laser welding system at Chinaplas 2014

Votan-W enables non-contact laser welding; showing from today at leading Asian industry expo.

18 Apr 14
Fluorescence urine test spots bladder cancer earlier

US company Skyline Urology says simple optical urine test identifies disease signs.

18 Apr 14
Laser additive manufacturing in action

Conference hears of growing commercial application of LAM to aerospace, medicine and filtration sectors.

15 Apr 14
Hyperspectral method shows cell imaging utility

High-throughput, label-free technique developed in Australia can distinguish all manner of cells and aid medical treatment.

14 Apr 14
Lumenis expands portfolio after IPO

New products and a listing on the Nasdaq indicate company's faith in future sales growth.

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