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07 Oct 13
Laser tomography aids 'mass production' of stem cells

Technique patented by Laser Zentrum Hannover helps biologists to control cell characteristics.

02 Oct 13
Heliatek and glass giant AGC to develop ‘PV windows’

Development agreement to integrate organic solar films in glass.

02 Oct 13
Optical ‘space division multiplexing’ carries 400G across Austria

Collaboration between Coriant and A1, part of Telekom Austria, achieves first 400G field trial.

01 Oct 13
Optical method speeds cancer diagnosis in surgery

Offers potential to revolutionize the surgical treatment of cancers.

26 Sep 13
Laser fiber diameters differ widely from specifications

New study by urologists reveals significant variation of advertised fiber sizes; manufacturers inconsistent on supposed standards.

26 Sep 13
Cascade laser countermeasures complete flight safety tests

Production-ready system based on Daylight Solutions’ quantum cascade emitters demonstrates maturity.

24 Sep 13
Cree releases HD LED array

Doubling of system intensity enables reductions in cost and power consumption.

23 Sep 13
Smaller, faster infrared sensors suit mobility applications

FLIR and BAE Systems point the way towards new potential markets for thermal imaging devices.

17 Sep 13
Optical grape sorter boosts German wine

Tastes grape! Foreign bodies, unripe grapes separated by new device developed in Germany.

17 Sep 13
Swiss-French team develop new concept for FEL gun laser

Paul Scherrer Institute and Amplitude Systèmes propose novel ytterbium-based FEL.

17 Sep 13
Ophir launches non-contact industrial beam monitor

System specifcally designed for very high power YAG and fiber lasers.

13 Sep 13
“Light Mask” could save horsebreeders €1,000 per mare per year

Optical modification of breeding time can boost racehorse boost performance, cut costs.

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