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06 Nov 13
Rebellion Photonics wins Wall Street Journal’s ‘Startup of 2013’

Houston, Texas-based gas detection camera developer recognized just four years after launching.

29 Oct 13
UK photonics needs to connect higher up ‘value chain’

EPIC meeting identifies strengths of UK but concludes greater integration and ambition still needed.

29 Oct 13
SPIE to launch Neurophotonics journal

Publication is one of three new journals being launched by the society.

21 Oct 13
New interim CEO for Scottish sensing center

Dave Clark, also a visiting professor at the Institute of Photonics, joins from Thales Optronics.

15 Oct 13
Austria, Las Vegas, Czech Republic take Solar Decathlon honors

Switch from DC to southern California sees all 19 competing houses generate excess energy.

10 Oct 13
Niels Bohr Medal awarded to Alain Aspect

French physicist receives award for quantum entanglement work, part of which resolved a historic debate between Einstein and Bohr.

09 Oct 13
'Lucky imaging' scientist wins Norman Edmund Inspiration Award

University of Cambridge's Craig Mackay is working on adaptive optics for large ground-based telescopes.

02 Oct 13
Peter Hartmann wins Schott research prize

New model predicts the strength of critical components used in telescopes and lithography systems more accurately.

27 Sep 13
ChemCam laser finds Martian water

Very first shot on the red planet showed spectroscopic evidence of hydrogen presence.

24 Sep 13
US National Photonics Initiative spreads the word

Nationwide events aim to promote technology to politicians and beyond.

23 Sep 13
Prism Awards deadline extended to 11 October

Photonics-based innovations for all industry and applications to be recognized in annual competition.

04 Sep 13
Alferov and Andreev recognized for solar work

Pair to be presented with 2013 Karl Böer Solar Energy Medal of Merit.

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