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27 Jan 22
Latest Prism Award winners revealed in San Francisco

2022 cohort unveiled at SPIE Photonics West event, including a quantum emulator called 'Albert'.

26 Jan 22
Elbit Systems to build deep-UV space telescope

$16M contract with the Weizmann Institute of Science under Israel's Ultraviolet Transient Astronomy Satellite program.

26 Jan 22
Thermal imaging startup Owl Autonomous lands $15M venture round

Luminate NY Accelerator among the series A backers of San Francisco firm targeting automotive safety.

25 Jan 22
New funding values Nuburu at $350M

Blue industrial laser pioneer has also hired a new COO sand sales VP to boost commercialization efforts.

25 Jan 22
SPIE and University of Rochester fund $1M graduate fellowship

Latest graduate fellowship will support PhD students in optics and photonics at Rochester’s Institute of Optics.

24 Jan 22
Germany team to develop fast fluorescence test for tuberculosis

New single-photon avalanche diodes will be central to the photonic point-of-care system.

24 Jan 22
Civan partners with Smart Move on welding and additive

Dynamic beam laser with a galvo scanner offers new capabilities for welding and laser powder bed fusion.

20 Jan 22
Jenoptik launches Votan A+ laser machine for precise laser airbag weakening

Targeting the auto-manufacturing sector, costs for J-Votan A+ machine cut by 30% and unit footprint by 13m2.

20 Jan 22
TriEye's SWIR driving sensor under evaluation by Hitachi

Israeli startup has developed CMOS-based short-wave infrared imager for use in low-light and adverse weather conditions.

20 Jan 22
Fraunhofer IAF group developing ‘scalable, diamond-based quantum microprocessors’

Three-year project “Deutsche Brilliance” launched with Quantum Brilliance startup and Ulm University.

20 Jan 22
Kernel Flow offers route to versatile brain imaging

Wearable functional near-IR platform could "make neuro measurements mainstream."

19 Jan 22
Lumibird Canada and partners complete lidar rail safety prototype

OnTRAC is a rail industry-focused optical sensor system co-developed in Canada with Thales and partners.

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