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23 Apr 21
Weather-watching Doppler lidar instrument installed over Washington

NIST and Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration measuring lower atmosphere wind flow for “greenhouse” gas emissions research.

19 Apr 21
Samsung LED design shrinks car headlamp size by up to 50%

“PixCell LED” format is optimized for intelligent adaptive driving beam – an ADAS feature.

15 Apr 21
Amplitude Laser launches Elite high-energy nanosecond lasers

France-based firm expands its portfolio of lasers and pumps for Pulsar TW and PW laser chains.

15 Apr 21
SPIE DCS 2021: Nuburu suggests blue benefits for directed energy weapons

CEO Mark Zediker outlines rapid progress in blue emitters and models indicating faster ‘kill time’ at the shorter wavelength.

13 Apr 21
Airbus to install laser terminals on aircraft

Flight tests scheduled for mid-2022; high-speed satellite links could become available on commercial airlines.

08 Apr 21
Lynred detector to help monitor individual field temperatures from space

French sensor specialist to develop SWIR linear array for Airbus-led Copernicus contract.

08 Apr 21
Covid-19 update: 08 April 2021

A round up of this week's coronavirus-related news and countermeasures from the photonics industry.

07 Apr 21
Quantum technologies for computing, comms and imaging at Hannover Messe

At next week's virtual expo, Fraunhofer IOF to showcase quantum imaging system, entangled photon source; and “Qu-NET” optical modules.

06 Apr 21
STED microscopy reveals sub-cellular details in living mice

Yale project achieves super-resolution 3D imaging in native tissue environment.

05 Apr 21
Nuburu awarded US patent for copper welding with blue laser

Expands firm's IP portfolio, covers all potential apps of copper welding in automotive and e-mobility.

01 Apr 21
Frequency comb sniffs out cow emissions

Field-deployed spectroscopy system able to monitor methane and ammonia to low concentrations with high precision.

31 Mar 21
Zeiss launches crystallographic CT system

Enables 3D crystallographic imaging such as for AM, ceramics, and pharmaceutical samples.

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