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21 Jan 16
Photonics PPP picks up the pace

Latest projects funded under the Photonics21 public-private partnership show the scope of the initiative's ambitions.

14 Jan 16
First light for ESO's future black hole probe

Successful commissioning of Gravity “starlight combiner” at European Southern Observatory.

29 Dec 15
Philips and Cisco partner on smart lighting for networks

Companies developing Internet of Things-Power over Ethernet solution based on joint skills in LED lighting and communications.

16 Dec 15
‘Flatter’ IR LED improves iris recognition systems

Developer Osram OS presents innovative thin, flat infrared LED design.

16 Dec 15
Bruker claims first quantitative super-resolution platform

New system adds real-time analysis and multimodal imaging to the company's super-resolution microscopy.

11 Dec 15
DJI's drones get thermal vision

UAV specialist DJI to integrate FLIR's Tau 2 thermal imaging core in its new stabilized camera.

09 Dec 15
EOS enters 3-year partnership with F1 player Williams

Installation of a new laser 3D printer will complement Williams’ racecar components development.

08 Dec 15
Photonics technologies target terrorism threat

Systems from Block Engineering and Alakai Defense employ Raman and other optical techniques to counter chemical weapon and bomb threats.

03 Dec 15
Lidar measuring buoys cut costs of offshore windfarms

Fraunhofer wind technology research group develops lidar-based wind monitor to optimize turbine performance.

03 Dec 15
ESA launches laser interferometer payload

LISA Pathfinder mission represents first stage of a mission to detect gravity waves in space.

02 Dec 15
Ground broken on optical space debris tracking facility

Partners Lockheed Martin and Electro Optic Systems expect laser-based system to start delivering data by the end of 2016.

26 Nov 15
Leica and NKT Photonics sign supercontinuum laser deal

Laser maker to supply optical device developer with source for specialized FLIM and super resolution imaging and more.

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