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18 May 16
Optalysys brings optical processing to bear on big data

As computing grapples with Moore's Law, an optical platform offers a fast route to solving complex equations.

12 May 16
Oxford start-up touts 'desktop' super-resolution microscope

Clarendon Lab spin-out Oxford Nanoimaging raises £1.2M and launches shoebox-sized ‘Nanoimager’.

10 May 16
OCT angiography moves beyond ophthalmic applications

Wasatch Photonics platform brings the technique to a broader range of bioimaging uses.

04 May 16
OCT variant looks good for vascular imaging

Speckle-variance technique is able to distinguish between blood vessels of malignant and benign skin lesions.

04 May 16
Optoacoustics prepares for clinical breakthrough

Alexander Oraevsky of TomoWave expects the technique to have an impact in cancer detection and elsewhere.

03 May 16
UV partners develop LED technology to trap mosquitoes

Seoul Viosys and SETi violeds devise system that could limit spread of Zika virus.

29 Apr 16
ESO’s Guide Star Facility now fully operational

Chile-based facility upgrade features four Toptica guide star lasers.

27 Apr 16
Coherence switching allows multimodality imaging from one source

Yale University VECSEL-based device offers new versatility in imaging of living systems.

20 Apr 16
SPIE DCS 2016: explosives detector could save lives

Alakai Defense Systems now taking orders for Raman equipment featuring ultraviolet excitation.

20 Apr 16
SPIE DCS 2016: FLIR's Boson takes a bow

Thermal imaging giant launches tiny infrared uncooled camera core at Baltimore exhibition.

19 Apr 16
UK Royal Navy uses 3D-printed UAV to navigate through ice

Unmanned aircraft developed by University of Southampton and printed by UK company 3T RPD.

19 Apr 16
Laser system identifies brain tumor tissue in real time

Rapid multi-photon approach said to generate images of similar quality to conventional pathology slides; table-top system in development.

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