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22 Feb 24
Helmholz Center Berlin builds multiparameter optical test instrument

‘CLIMAT’ system measures up to 14 different variables – for materials and solar cell applications.

08 Feb 24
SPIE Photonics West 2024: New launches part 1

From Teledyne Flir, Zinn Labs, Coherent, and FlexEnable.

08 Feb 24
SPIE Photonics West 2024: New launches - part 2

From Phlux Technology, Exail, Ansys and DXOMARK, PowerLight Technologies, and InnoHub Lithuania.

06 Feb 24
University of Notre Dame identifies nanoplastics in ocean waters

Lasers help concentrate nanoparticles on substrate for Raman spectroscopy analysis.

18 Jan 24
ETH Zurich and Empa close wounds with laser soldering

iSoldering technique uses nanoparticles in solder material to improve tissue sealing.

17 Jan 24
Intersect Power starts operation of its Lumina Solar project in USA…

…and First Solar opens new 3.3 GW solar manufacturing facility in India.

10 Jan 24
CES 2024: new lidars for old

Aeva reveals Daimler Truck as major customer; Cepton and Hesai launch new products; SiLC extends range beyond 2 km.

09 Jan 24
Columbia University spots nanoplastics in bottled water

Further breakdown of microplastics into even smaller particles can be tracked by Raman spectroscopy.

09 Jan 24
Rice University vibrates cancer cells to destruction

Rupture induced by mechanical action under near-IR light could offer treatment and therapy.

27 Dec 23
Eye on Cloud to deploy Lepton camera in fire detection system

Agreement is part of EOC’s “Thermal by Flir” collaboration.

19 Dec 23
Zilia develops targeted ocular spectroscopy for biomarker detection

Company's approach combines fundus imaging and diffuse reflectance techniques.

14 Dec 23
Laser frequency comb ready to aid exoplanet search

Optical benchmark will help astronomers detect tiny variations caused by gravitational pull of orbiting exoplanets.

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