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25 May 23
LASER 2023 announces support program and slogan ‘Breadth that goes deep’

Variety of market views in forums; networking events; and Innovation Awards at rebooted Munich expo.

25 May 23
NASA's Chandra, Webb combine to produce new views of space

Four composite images – merging X-ray and Infrared signals – show two galaxies, a nebula, and a star cluster.

25 May 23
Ayar Labs tops up funding with $25M

Silicon photonics startup wins more backing from investors including chip giant Nvidia and Taiwan's Capital TEN.

25 May 23
Fraunhofer ILT develops compact laser scanner for industrial applications

Reducing platform's dimensions should allow new end uses and enhance productivity.

24 May 23
Imaging milestones lead plenary presentations at SPIE DCS

Defense and Commercial Sensing expo in Florida hosts numerous photonics sector notables.

24 May 23
Oldenburg develops 3D printing method to make ultrasmall metal parts

Applications in microelectronics, nanorobotics, and – significantly – battery technology.

24 May 23
Hesai sales up sharply as key supply deals bear fruit

Chinese lidar firm boasts that it is 'outpacing the competition', and now manufacturing more than one sensor every minute.

23 May 23
PhotonDelta and OnePlanet Research develop industry roadmap for farming

“Integrated Photonics for Agrifood” plan launched at Post Harvest Unlimited Conference in Netherlands.

23 May 23
Leadoptik lands $5M for ultra-thin lung cancer imaging probe

Startup is developing a device based around metasurface optics that is small enough to enter narrowest airways.

23 May 23
FLUCS technique manipulates living cells

Max Planck Institute uses lasers to control position and movement in cells in embryos.

19 May 23
3D laser printer firm Glowforge raises another $20M investment

Magic Canvas, the latest product, uses “latent diffusion neural network” to enable production of intricate designs.

18 May 23
New OLED manufacturing plant opens in Shannon, Ireland

Joint venture between Universal Display Corp. and PPG to double production capacity.

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