$5.1 billion cash and stock deal will unite capabilities in lasers, optics, and process chemistry “to enable advanced electronics”.
Company develops ArthroFree wireless camera system, a minimally-invasive platform for the operating theater.
Deal will expand Excelitas's photonics portfolio with scientific CMOS camera technologies and know-how.
Fraunhofer ILT spin-off Pulsar is involved in micromachining based on ultra-short-pulse laser technology.
Series B funding round from Capricorn’s Technology Impact Fund follows $13.5 M financing led by True Ventures in 2018.
California company touts optical phased array technology as game-changer for nascent autonomous vehicle market.
SPECTARIS industry group expecting a 14% increase in sales by German photonics companies this year.
$5M round supports plan for a 16-satellite constellation providing global thermal and multispectral coverage on a daily basis.
Optical and wireless network test equipment firm’s controlling shareholder wants to return the company to private ownership.
Analysts at Lux Research suggest that more prosaic applications - not invisibility cloaks - will dominate initial commercialization.
Deal includes $300M investment in quantum computing hardware based on laser-controlled ion traps.
Dresden-based developer of tiny organic semiconductor sensors looks to mass-market spectroscopy applications.