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29 Mar 22
Microlaser emitting two circular beams developed

Polish-UK tunable laser has diverse applications in physics, chemistry, medicine and communications.

29 Mar 22
NIST studies use of UV for PPE disinfection

Data could help define standards for future pandemics.

28 Mar 22
LZH’s Spatial ALD system uniformly coats complex shaped optics

Deposition process achieves higher deposition rates than before, with apps in automotive, lighting, and AR-VR sectors.

23 Mar 22
Harvard SEAS metasurface improves tomographic image quality

New method acts as add-on to OCT and other platforms to counteract effects of diffraction.

17 Mar 22
Soochow University flat lens improves light field displays

Nanostructured lens extends depth of focus for higher quality 3D images.

16 Mar 22
Q.ANT-led quantum optics consortium wins €50 million research funding...

...and europium is key to novel optical quantum processing approach by European group.

15 Mar 22
LLNL constructing high-power laser for new facility at SLAC

Advanced Photon Technologies program will develop powerful petawatt laser systems.

15 Mar 22
PICO device set to aid corneal ulcer diagnosis

University of Arizona project supported by $1 million from National Eye Institute.

14 Mar 22
Fraunhofer ILT initiating strategic alliances with quantum partners

“EIN Quantum NRW” competence network to advance photonics-based quantum technologies.

10 Mar 22
‘One-scan’ microscopy method rapidly creates 3D images

Rapid 3D image acquisition technique, without moving observation plane, developed by Tohoku and Osaka universities.

08 Mar 22
Lumentum VCSELs to feature in wearable sensors from Artilux

Taiwanese firm demonstrates 'compact and cost-effective' multispectral optical sensing platform.

03 Mar 22
TopCladd project uses OCT to monitor laser metal deposition

Fraunhofer and partners apply coherence technique for process monitoring and control.

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