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24 Nov 22
Scantinel Photonics bags €10M for 'next-gen' lidar commercialization

Dutch group PhotonDelta among backers of Zeiss spin-out developing FMCW technology for autonomous vehicles and industry.

23 Nov 22
VCSEL-powered lidar to feature on new Changan car

Hesai, which has partnered with Lumentum, to provide sensors for forthcoming electric vehicle.

22 Nov 22
Ocean grows analytical portfolio with Rigaku LIBS deal

Acquisition of handheld laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy technology targets metal recycling applications.

16 Nov 22
Precision Optics Corporation completes Nasdaq promotion

Maker of micro optics and CMOS camera endoscopes also reports stronger financial results in latest quarter.

16 Nov 22
ASML boosted by long-term positive outlook

Lithography system integrator maker jumps in value following latest management update.

15 Nov 22
Bruker targets neurophotonics with twin acquisitions

Analytical equipment firm agrees deals with Inscopix and Neurescence to advance ‘optical functional neuroimaging’.

10 Nov 22
Jenoptik reports profitable growth in its third quarter

Nine-month revenue up by 34 percent to €698 million with “organic growth” of 12 percent.

10 Nov 22
New-look Coherent 'hits the ground running'

Stock price up as combination of legacy II-VI and Coherent businesses forecast to generate more than $5 BN in annual sales.

09 Nov 22
Basler confirms ‘record’ nine-month financial results...

…while Cognex reports on “difficult” Q3 performance and expects a flat outlook.

08 Nov 22
Lidar firms Ouster and Velodyne reveal merger plan

Deal to combine overlapping efforts, regarded as the first major merger in the lidar sector, should be completed by mid-2023.

03 Nov 22
Luminar lidar makes series production debut

Losses widen as the startup firm works to scale manufacturing at sites in Mexico and Thailand.

01 Nov 22
Ambarella and eInfochips collaborate on edge AI vision designs

Companies’ expertise to drive AI perception-based innovation based on Ambarella’s CVflow edge AI SoC platform.

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