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08 Feb 18
Coherent lands volume fiber laser order

Laser company remains on track for another record-setting year despite apparent volatility in key displays sector.

06 Feb 18
Lumentum smashes targets as 3D sensing boom kicks in

US firm hails 'exciting time in photonics' as it beats sales and earnings guidance with a bumper quarter.

06 Feb 18
Lidar boosts Keopsys-Quantel sales

Annual revenues up 6% year-on-year at the recently merged French photonics company.

02 Feb 18
II-VI reports record quarterly revenues

The company sees growth in all segments with VCSEL markets expanding as planned.

30 Jan 18
Aledia closes Series C financing round

New €30 million funding will support development of nanowire-LED technology.

24 Jan 18
Artemis signs development deals with Metamaterial and Plessey

UK maker of optical thin-films providing expertise for augmented-reality head-up displays and laser threat protection.

18 Jan 18
Silicon photonics 'at tipping point' - analyst

Yole Développement senses start of ‘massive’ deployment in data centers and beyond.

17 Jan 18
ASML rises to all-time high as litho demand strengthens

Market capitalization tops €80 BN after what CEO describes as a 'fantastic year'.

16 Jan 18
Agilent buys Cork’s Luxcel Biosciences

R&D expansion provides competencies in biosensor chemistry and analytical bioassaying.

16 Jan 18
Finisar appoints Broadcom executive as new CEO

Michael Hurlston replaces long-time chief Jerry Rawls at major optoelectronics manufacturer.

15 Jan 18
Iridex sues Quantel over claimed MicroPulse infringement

US medical laser firm says its French rival has been using its intellectual property without authorization.

09 Jan 18
Rockley and Hengtong set up $42m joint venture

Silicon photonics products to serve global networks with low-power demand and superior economics.

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