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24 Oct 13
Photoacoustic imager prepped for breast cancer screening

University of Twente researchers say that their dual-laser system will offer a resolution of 2 mm when upgraded.

23 Oct 13
NEC Display launches digital laser cinema projector

NC1100L projector said to be world’s first digital cinema-compliant projector based on laser.

22 Oct 13
Laser welding of composites meeting draws a crowd

International speakers at Bristol, UK, event update industry on benefits of laser processing of polymers.

21 Oct 13
NPL to study bubbles with ultrafast camera

Specialised Imaging provides billion frames-per-second SIM-D camera to leading UK metrology lab.

17 Oct 13
Key decisions on EUV introduction delayed

ASML customers have put back critical decisions on lithography investments by 6-9 months.

16 Oct 13
3D Systems expands portfolio and eyes future growth

Recent acquisition of Phenix Systems enhances company's capabilities in metal 3D printing.

15 Oct 13
Holography technique protects artworks - and aircraft

Hyper-spectral images reveal deterioration of antiques; approach also being adapted for aerospace safety application.

08 Oct 13
Lasers bring proton therapy within easier reach

Technical progress and greater discussion looks set to spur adoption of proton therapy in certain specific scenarios.

07 Oct 13
Laser tomography aids 'mass production' of stem cells

Technique patented by Laser Zentrum Hannover helps biologists to control cell characteristics.

02 Oct 13
Heliatek and glass giant AGC to develop ‘PV windows’

Development agreement to integrate organic solar films in glass.

02 Oct 13
Optical ‘space division multiplexing’ carries 400G across Austria

Collaboration between Coriant and A1, part of Telekom Austria, achieves first 400G field trial.

01 Oct 13
Optical method speeds cancer diagnosis in surgery

Offers potential to revolutionize the surgical treatment of cancers.

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