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30 Mar 22
Teledyne Flir Defense launches military vehicle surveillance system

Featuring counter-drone abilities, EO/IR camera, 3D radar, and RF detection sensors.

28 Mar 22
NIL Technology launches flat optics platform for ARVR glasses, headsets

Danish optics firm releases “highly precise nanostructured flat optics that are ideal for 3D sensing and machine vision applications”.

23 Mar 22
Micledi Microdisplays and GlobalFoundries collaborate on displays for AR glasses

Partners’ technology combination offers capabilities to mass-produce microLED arrays.

23 Mar 22
Hannover Fair 2022: laser welding reboots steel construction

Fraunhofer IWS-led group develops faster steel jointing with gentler machining power and lower energy need.

22 Mar 22
MINI2P probe reveals neural activity in live mice

Results from miniaturized two-photon microscope indicate potential for animal studies.

21 Mar 22
Hamamatsu Photonics develops ‘world’s first’ terahertz image intensifier

Enables real-time non-destructive imaging; suited to inspection of food products, body scanning, and other research.

17 Mar 22
Galaxies appear as JWST optics complete fine phasing stage

Latest mirror alignment steps completed, with all optical parameters said to be performing 'at or above' expectations.

16 Mar 22
Laser scan head and beam shaper innovation boosts fuel cell production

Partnership of Scanlab, Blackbird Robots, and Holo/Or developing significant laser 3D printing concepts.

09 Mar 22
LZH develops underwater laser method to defuse explosive ordnance in the sea

Project UNLOWDET develops Laser-induced Low-Order Detonation to safely remove stray ordnance.

09 Mar 22
Lensar seeks approval for 'revolutionary' cataract laser system

US firm's dual-pulsed femtosecond laser now under FDA review, with plans to launch later this year.

08 Mar 22
OFC 2022: EV Group and Teramount developing packaging tech for PICs

Plus other notable product, system and installation news from this week’s optical communications expo in San Diego.

08 Mar 22
ICFO optofluidic chip tests for Covid in saliva

Laser-pumped optical head helps reveal presence of virus within 30 minutes.

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