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10 Sep 13
Utility pull drives US solar market to new high

California leads installations and First Solar remains the largest module provider.

09 Sep 13
Edinburgh Instruments appoints new CEO

Mark Vosloo joins from Oxford Instruments following Edinburgh’s buy-out earlier this year.

06 Sep 13
LightPath delivers first annual profit

Infrared and low-cost optics expected to accelerate the Florida company’s growth next year.

06 Sep 13
Finisar on target for billion-dollar sales

Optoelectronic component maker rises on record sales as data centers demand more optical technology.

05 Sep 13
ProPhotonix sees bookings uptick

Tim Losik, new CEO of the refinanced firm, sees an encouraging outlook.

30 Aug 13
OmniVision swings to profit on sales jump

But investors in the image sensor manufacturer remain disappointed by thin profits.

29 Aug 13
General lighting LED lamp sales taking off in US and APAC

Although unit prices will drop off, both markets set for absolute growth over next 5 years, says analyst.

22 Aug 13
PV market 'reaches turning point' thanks to Asia demand

Solarbuzz sees demand in China and Japan doubling in the second half of the year.

21 Aug 13
3D Systems buys UK additive manufacturing firm CRDM

US leader in the emerging 3D printing sector adds laser sintering expertise.

21 Aug 13
Ex-consultant makes IPG patent claim

Armen Dallakian seeks damages over disputed fiber coupling technique.

19 Aug 13
Abbott completes $400M OptiMedica deal

Healthcare giant goes up against heavily backed rivals in femtosecond laser cataract surgery.

16 Aug 13
Profit shrinks at Zygo

But the precision optics and optical metrology company sees signs of a semiconductor rebound.

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