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23 Apr 14
White House committee backs 'photonics foundry' idea

Action on domestic sources of critical materials and an advanced prototyping facility for photonic integrated circuits are recommended by 'fast-track' action committee.

17 Apr 14
Environmental regulations 'jeopardize' European photonics

REACH and RoHS directives could endanger availability of raw materials for optics, hears conference.

11 Apr 14
New biophotonics event set for Boston

September’s Strategies in Biophotonics conference to focus on commercialization of photonics-based biomedical technologies.

10 Apr 14
Philips Lighting signed up as International Year of Light sponsor

Industrial giant becomes first patron sponsor for the year-long celebration of light science and applications.

03 Apr 14
Invest in Photonics returns to Bordeaux in October

Highlighting investment opportunities in key future industries.

31 Mar 14
Photonics offers co-operative route for Russia and Europe

Collaboration on photonics technology development seen as a way to bring Europe and Russia closer.

28 Mar 14
Photonics PPP: think beyond the funding

Europe’s new photonics development partnership must take publicly-funded research beyond its traditional role.

27 Mar 14
EPIC promotes global 'day of photonics' in October 2014

Anniversary of speed-of-light standard will be marked with celebration of photonics - and warm up for IYOL 2015.

19 Mar 14
James Harrington wins top SPIE award

Fiber-optics pioneer wins society's Gold Medal Award for 2014; 12 more recipients announced.

19 Mar 14
Dazzi wins Ernst Abbe microscopy award

Inventor of combined AFM/infrared laser technique recognized by New York Microscopical Society.

14 Mar 14
OFC 2014 show reports ‘flurry of activity’

Over 550 exhibitors showcase the latest in optical networking, ROADMs, WDM, optical interconnects, and FTTx systems.

05 Mar 14
NASA budget request prioritizes solar propulsion

Completion of the James Webb Space Telescope and technology development for wide-field infrared telescope also highlighted.

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