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04 Aug 20
Trumpf and Fraunhofer IPA working to ramp up AI for industry

Goal of new partnership is to develop AI solutions for connected sheet-metal manufacturing.

27 Jul 20
First image of multi-planet system around Sun-like star taken by ESO

Europe's Very large Telescope photos reveal relatively young, star orbited by two giant exoplanets.

27 Jul 20
LZH refines its laser approach to dealing with resistant weeds

Now testing the directed energy approach in the German "LURUU" research project with farmers and regional government.

23 Jul 20
Teledyne e2v sensors to fly on future Sentinel satellites

European Copernicus program will study cloud structures and carbon dioxide emissions.

21 Jul 20
Solar powered purification helps meet need for clean water

University of Science and Technology of China uses nanocomposites to offer low-cost route to drinking water.

20 Jul 20
G√ČANT awards Infinera contract to deploy 600G optical technology

Latest development phase to interconnect pan-European research and education community.

20 Jul 20
FBH lidar diodes promise clearer view of climate change

Franco-German Merlin satellite measuring atmospheric methane to be launched in 2025.

17 Jul 20
IPG Photonics launches 'record- breaking' ultra-compact laser series

Company has developed various improvements in performance on its flagship YLR fiber laser range.

15 Jul 20
Halliburton and Technip announce subsea fiber optic sensing solution

Distributed acoustic sensing technology is designed to reduce oil reservoir knowledge uncertainty and cut cost of ownership.

14 Jul 20
Inscopix, Bruker hook up on neurophotonics hardware

Collaboration between startup and laboratory equipment giant combines miniature microscopes with multiphoton techniques.

13 Jul 20
Copernicus Sentinel-1 tracks progress of giant iceberg over three years

The 100km-long "A-68" iceberg, which calved from Antarctica in 2017, is now 1000km away from birthplace and shrinking.

09 Jul 20
Schott and Lumus agree to co-develop waveguides for AR applications

New strategic partnership in which R&D will be undertaken by Lumus; optics manufacturing by Schott.

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