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08 Feb 22
Raman-based breathalyzer offers point-of-care Covid diagnosis

Nanyang Technological University designs device able to screen for virus in 5 minutes.

03 Feb 22
Aeva launches ‘first’ 4D lidar with camera-level clarity

Aeries II billed as “next-generation” FMCW lidar sensor with advanced 4D perception software.

02 Feb 22
Novel surface treatment process developed by German startup Fusion Bionic

Spin-off from Fraunhofer-IWS says nano/micro-structures are laser-formed rapidly onto surfaces.

01 Feb 22
Nanoprobe reveals new details of cell death

Nanjing University sensor monitors changes in refractive index without markers.

24 Jan 22
Germany team to develop fast fluorescence test for tuberculosis

New single-photon avalanche diodes will be central to the photonic point-of-care system.

24 Jan 22
Civan partners with Smart Move on welding and additive

Dynamic beam laser with a galvo scanner offers new capabilities for welding and laser powder bed fusion.

20 Jan 22
Jenoptik launches Votan A+ laser machine for precise laser airbag weakening

Targeting the auto-manufacturing sector, costs for J-Votan A+ machine cut by 30% and unit footprint by 13m2.

20 Jan 22
TriEye's SWIR driving sensor under evaluation by Hitachi

Israeli startup has developed CMOS-based short-wave infrared imager for use in low-light and adverse weather conditions.

20 Jan 22
Kernel Flow offers route to versatile brain imaging

Wearable functional near-IR platform could "make neuro measurements mainstream."

18 Jan 22
Orel University optical biopsy probe spots liver carcinomas

Combination of modalities could suit translation into clinical practice.

18 Jan 22
Airborne hyperspectral imaging reveals nitrogen deficiency in crops

University of Illinois study shows potential for such images to contribute to food production.

13 Jan 22
Fraunhofer, Trumpf team up on laser material deposition

Laser giant signs technology transfer deal with Aachen-based Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology.

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