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12 Apr 22
Laser light quenches hungry feelings

Asan Medical Center device uses photodynamic therapy inside the stomach to treat obesity.

11 Apr 22
Fraunhofer IWS develops HICLAD process to improve laser cladding

Diode lasers with 10kW+ outputs offer new solutions for laser cladding – to be presented at Laser World of Photonics.

06 Apr 22
Dual-mode endoscope gives clearer picture of uterine health

Shenzen project combines OCT and ultrasound for live animal imaging.

05 Apr 22
SPIE DCS: Flir launches Boson+ LWIR thermal camera module

Enhanced specification offers “low-risk development” for unmanned platforms, security, wearables, and thermal sights.

05 Apr 22
INTECH 2022: Trumpf's novel laser cutting method minimizes wastage

“Nano joint” technology lets users nest metal parts closely together in production.

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.

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