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02 May 12
Linear LED ‘revolutionizes’ retail, industrial lighting

Cree integrates high efficacy, advanced optics and architectural design, to challenge linear fluorescent technology.

01 May 12
Photonex takes roadshow to Imperial College

Conference and mini-exhibition highlight medical and life science applications of photonics.

30 Apr 12
BIPV: a window of opportunity for advanced optics?

Amid the volatility of the PV sector, optics look poised to play a role in future solar windows – and not just in buildings.

25 Apr 12
Photoacoustic imaging begins clinical move

Highly scalable alternative to MRI and X-ray scans is starting to migrate out of the laboratory, says one of its leading exponents.

25 Apr 12
Optical investigation of Envisat continues

Photonics technologies help to restore communications with satellite that stopped sending data two weeks ago.

25 Apr 12
LLE, Sony present laser 3D ‘silver screen’ cinema

Broadcast technology show demo reveals "high performance laser illumination".

25 Apr 12
LZH medical, industrial progress at Hannover Fair

Two key Laser Zentrum Hannover developments showcased at this week's event.

18 Apr 12
Trifocal lens enhances 'intermediate' vision

CZ Meditec's trifocal intraocular lens corrects aging eyes.

18 Apr 12
FDA 510(k) clearances, February-March, 2012

Laser devices for a range of aesthetic treatments feature in the FDA's list for the start of the year.

17 Apr 12
Cree’s LED street light boosts output, economy

XSP development will accelerate replacement of conventional lamps, company claims.

11 Apr 12
Pioneer to make green-laser displays for cars

Japanese electronics giant extends licensing deal with pico-projector designer MicroVision.

11 Apr 12
Theralase study points to cancer breakthrough

The company's photodynamic therapy treatments destroyed tumors and prevented any recurrence.

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