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21 May 20
NASA renames wide field infrared space telescope for Nancy Grace Roman

Agency's first chief astronomer is credited with making the Hubble Space Telescope a reality.

18 May 20
Laser-powered rover to explore Moon’s dark shadows

ESA’s Discovery & Preparation program funds laser system to power rover from 15km away.

14 May 20
Covid-19 update: 14 May 2020

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

12 May 20
AIM Photonics collaborations targeting Covid-19 tests on a global scale

US researchers hope to have new sensors on silicon chips by flu season 2020; to test for Covid-19 and flu together and get results in minutes.

07 May 20
Covid-19 update: 07 May 2020

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

06 May 20
SPIE DCS Digital Forum: Innovation in aerospace and defense industries

Dr Michael Noble from L3Harris explains the opportunities and mechanisms for taking part in R&D programs for the A&D sectors.

05 May 20
Solar and energy startups chosen for Shell-NREL development program

GameChanger Accelerator partnership awards substantial funding to develop viable clean power technologies.

30 Apr 20
Covid-19 update: 30 April 2020

A round-up of this week's coronavirus countermeasures announced by the photonics industry.

29 Apr 20
Hubble celebrates 30th anniversary with new view of nebulae

Mission has so far generated 1.4 million observations, providing data for more than 17,000 papers.

28 Apr 20
SPIE DCS Digital Forum opens with 600-plus presentations

Based on SPIE's Digital Library platform, Digital DCS ensures latest research dissemination continues with online conferences.

23 Apr 20
Photonics Europe Digital Forum: computational imaging

In this attendee-favored plenary, Laura Waller describes how her computer-based approach to imaging could replace bulky, expensive optical tools.

22 Apr 20
UK firms land Queen’s Awards in latest list

Birthday honors for innovation received by purveyors of metrology, machine vision, laser marking and more.

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