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29 Dec 20
ams and Precision Biomonitoring to develop saliva antigen tester for Covid-19

Based on ams's spectral sensors and PB's virus detection capabilities to enable “swift and conclusive test results.”

23 Dec 20
VASCOVID project to develop optical platform to monitor Covid-19 patients

Vascular health is aim of team led by ICREA, Medical Optics group at ICFO, Politecnico di Milano, and HemoPhotonics (Spain).

23 Dec 20
CARMEN imaging project aims to improve detection of cancerous cells

European research institutes and firms working together to develop new, compact imaging system.

15 Dec 20
ELI ALPS to construct new 15TW laser

€6 million SYLOS3 system is designed to deliver three times more power than current SYLOS2.

09 Dec 20
JePPIX launches pilot line PIC services

Commercial indium phosphide wafer production now available at the Eindhoven facility, The Netherlands.

09 Dec 20
Budget optical sensor offers portable ammonia detection

Aarhus University platform could contribute to reduction of air pollution from agriculture.

08 Dec 20
Intel’s micro-ring detector paves way to optical server interconnects

High-speed, all-silicon device central to the chip giant’s latest advances in integrated photonics for datacoms.

08 Dec 20
Laser scanning reflection-matrix microscopy sees inside intact mouse skull

South Korea team maps neurons in the brain without losing spatial resolution.

07 Dec 20
Researchers develop 3D-printed microlenses with adjustable refractive indices

Illinois UC team says this capability will improve chip performance for imaging, computing and communications.

07 Dec 20
imec uses photolithography to boost OLED display manufacture

Researchers achieve “breakthrough” in reliability with potential to cut need for fine metal masks.

02 Dec 20
NIST AI system discovers new material potentially useful for photonic devices

CAMEO algorithm identifies promising "phase-change memory material" based on germanium-antimony-tellurium structure.

02 Dec 20
Fluorescent nanosensors offer rapid pathogen detection

Ruhr-University Bochum and partners develop structures that react to presence of harmful molecules.

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