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14 Jan 21
Covid update: 14 January 2021

A round-up of this week's coronavirus-related news and countermeasures from the photonics industry.

13 Jan 21
SPIE announces its 2021 society awards

21 recipients represent achievements across wide range of light-based sciences and key advances made with these technologies.

08 Jan 21
Optical chip on a card to detect Covid-19 antibodies ‘in a minute’

Rochester team says new diagnostic platform could be a valuable clinical tool for detecting exposure to multiple viruses.

05 Jan 21
Rochester Laser Lab lands $82M

Latest funding, awarded as part of wider fusion research program, said to safeguard 900 jobs associated with the Omega laser.

01 Jan 21
SPIE and Photonics Media announce finalists for 2021 Prism Awards

This year's candidates and shortlist reflect trends in quantum, manufacturing, healthcare, smart sensing, autonomous transport.

29 Dec 20
Vuzix smart glasses win three CES 2021 Innovation Awards

In categories of Computer Peripherals, Portable Media Players; and Wearable Technologies.

23 Dec 20
European Photonics Digital Innovation Hub to start in January 2021

Fraunhofer ILT leads one of hub's eight technology platforms focused on laser-based production.

17 Dec 20
Covid update: 17 December 2020

A round-up of this week's coronavirus-related news and countermeasures from the photonics industry.

17 Dec 20
SPIE Photonics West, Advanced Lithography, AR/VR/MR, and other early 2021 events go virtual

International optics and photonics society to use its digital forum platform to present first five meetings of 2021.

17 Dec 20
Covid complications and Chile unrest hit ELT schedule

‘First light’ for ESO’s Extremely Large Telescope now pencilled in for November 2026.

16 Dec 20
Optical technologies spot exoplanetary birth

Misato Fukagawa tells SPIE conference about the challenges of understanding planetary formation.

16 Dec 20
Aledia produces its first nanowire chips on 300mm silicon wafers

After several years in stealth mode, French developer of microLED displays is now using CEA-Leti pilot lines.

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