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15 Apr 21
SPIE DCS 2021: Nuburu suggests blue benefits for directed energy weapons

CEO Mark Zediker outlines rapid progress in blue emitters and models indicating faster ‘kill time’ at the shorter wavelength.

13 Apr 21
Airbus to install laser terminals on aircraft

Flight tests scheduled for mid-2022; high-speed satellite links could become available on commercial airlines.

08 Apr 21
Covid-19 update: 08 April 2021

A round up of this week's coronavirus-related news and countermeasures from the photonics industry.

08 Apr 21
Lynred detector to help monitor individual field temperatures from space

French sensor specialist to develop SWIR linear array for Airbus-led Copernicus contract.

07 Apr 21
Quantum technologies for computing, comms and imaging at Hannover Messe

At next week's virtual expo, Fraunhofer IOF to showcase quantum imaging system, entangled photon source; and “Qu-NET” optical modules.

06 Apr 21
STED microscopy reveals sub-cellular details in living mice

Yale project achieves super-resolution 3D imaging in native tissue environment.

05 Apr 21
Nuburu awarded US patent for copper welding with blue laser

Expands firm's IP portfolio, covers all potential apps of copper welding in automotive and e-mobility.

01 Apr 21
Frequency comb sniffs out cow emissions

Field-deployed spectroscopy system able to monitor methane and ammonia to low concentrations with high precision.

31 Mar 21
Zeiss launches crystallographic CT system

Enables 3D crystallographic imaging such as for AM, ceramics, and pharmaceutical samples.

31 Mar 21
Monitoring blood constituents points to more effective health monitoring

LMU Munich and MPQ find spectral fingerprints stable enough to serve as individual biomarkers.

30 Mar 21
Lucence to commercialize laser microfluidics for cancer biopsy

Palo Alto startup is working with Waseda University group on a new way to identify circulating tumor cells at an early stage.

29 Mar 21
Innoviz launches automotive perception platform to vehicle makers

Firm says it is already shipping InnovizAPP to selected auto “giants” for consumer AV programs.

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