Trio of public Chinese companies form a new photovoltaics-focused investment consortium with access to a $10 billion credit facility.
The infrared optics company remains optimistic about future business, despite worries over US military spending.
Cull of 1200 staff in company's Space Systems division to be felt at site that built the solar wings that power the International Space Station.
Industrial equipment company is aiming to build a $500 million photonics business, amid a desire for consolidation among the major players.
Korean manufacturer responds to Osram's US patent infringement lawsuit with a request for an injunction and damages.
UK-headquartered firm reports surging demand from all commercial sectors as it posts strong half-yearly results.
Manufacturer of high-performance cameras reports a 42% increase in revenue, and is further boosted by a record order for its 'Neo' product in DNA sequencing equipment.
German LED manufacturer takes on the Korean electronics giants over technology including the phosphor conversion of blue light into white.
The UK-based manufacturer of imaging sensors used in aerospace and defense applications reports a 14% sales increase.
Industrial laser systems company aims to ramp fiber laser production close to its Corelase subsidiary in Tampere.
History repeats itself as the German market responds to price declines, but European installations will fall this year anyway.
With double-digit growth this year, the global market for laser materials processing systems is set to reach a new high.