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17 Mar 23
7th UKP Workshop to be more international and consider future markets

Fraunhofer ILT’s Ultrafast Laser Technology workshop to take place in Aachen 26-27 April, 2023.

16 Mar 23
EPFL and IBM scientists create new lithium niobate laser technology

New type of laser could have “significant impact” on lidar and optical ranging, say developers.

16 Mar 23
Luna Innovations reports modest 2022 results

Fiber-optics firm completes “transformative” year; expects strong growth in 2023; but stock price falls ~30%.

15 Mar 23
Dutch-German consortium developing simplified tandem solar modules

Module consists of solar cells made of sandwiched monolithic perovskite-silicon layers.

15 Mar 23
Budget boost for UK quantum scene

£2.5BN, decade-long follow up to National Quantum Technologies Programme defined in new National Quantum Strategy.

15 Mar 23
Max Planck Institute enhances imaging of single proteins

Combining interferometric scattering with AI could detect small traces of disease markers.

15 Mar 23
Lumibird positive on 2023 prospects despite dented profits

French photonics group blames supply chain constraints, with brokers needed to source some key components.

15 Mar 23
Mitsubishi Electric, L3Harris win weather satellite contracts

Technology firm to build 'Himawari-10' geostationary craft for the Japan Meteorological Agency.

14 Mar 23
UNIGE and ID Quantique develop record-breaking single-photon detectors

Geneva-based group say high-performance detectors will combat optical network eavesdropping.

14 Mar 23
Self-assembling colloids show new route to photonic crystals

University of Birmingham investigates manufacture of bioinspired structure to manipulate light.

14 Mar 23
Heliatek installs solar film on port rooftops in Barcelona

29.5 kWp solar project inaugurated at end of February.

13 Mar 23
Twente develops ultra-efficient supercontinuum white light laser on chip

Netherlands-based researchers claim progress in integrated photonics with applications in portable medical imaging.

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