'First-of-a-kind' differential absorption lidar instrument used by Langley researchers on board adapted aircraft.
NIST-developed detector improves sensitivity and cost model for finding methane, other problem gases.
Dutch-French firm invests in color laser engraving technology to boost fraud protection and ease verification for passports.
OCTLIGHT commercializes diode technology from the Technical University of Denmark.
Canadian firm working with Deep Space Systems on optical navigation kit for new manned spacecraft.
A selection of new launches and demonstrations from this week’s event in San Diego.
Separate agreements both aimed at 'revolutionizing' space communications with free-space optical networking.
German start-up K-Lens develops special conversion optics for photography and film applications.
Cameron Piron of Synaptive Medical sees advances in optics and computing power coming together to benefit patients.
BridgeSat is building a laser-based ground network to link with satellites in both low-Earth and geostationary orbits.
Fraunhofer IWS has developed laser-based "HeatPressCool-Integrative" process; replaces complex adhesive processes.
'MATISSE' system combines mid-infrared wavelengths captured by up to four different telescopes, providing astronomers with unprecedented image detail.