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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.

27 Feb 14
Kepler data trawl finds 715 more exoplanets

New analysis of data collected by the NASA space observatory verifies hundreds of small-sized planets.

24 Feb 14
Guest blog: Jana Huisman visits Barcelona's ICFO

Photonics21's Young Ambassador reports on groundbreaking research and outreach activity at the Institute of Photonic Sciences.

12 Feb 14
Photonics R&D breakthroughs share in $300,000 Rank Prizes

Strained-layer laser structures and atomic clock-on-chip projects recognised.

12 Feb 14
NIF hails fusion breakthrough

Fusion with fuel gain demonstrated for first time at the giant laser facility in California.

30 Jan 14
Moti Segev wins Israel Prize for soliton work

Professor at Technion, Israel’s Institute of Technology, recognised for inspirational achievements.

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