Formed just last month, NikkoIA aims to manufacture hybrid organic-inorganic near-infrared detectors for medical and security use.
Defense contractors sign memorandum of understanding to "aggressively target" the international market for infrared countermeasures.
Giant German engineering firm purchases a 16% stake in concentrating PV company headed up by former Osram OS executive Joe Carr.
IHS iSuppli reports that plunging prices of crystalline solar modules could reverse an anticipated fall in PV installations next year.
Latest expansion of former Kodak optical imaging division expected to create 151 more jobs at Rochester Precision Optics' New York facility.
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.