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15 Oct 20
Apple launches iPhone 12 with LiDAR and 5G capabilities

A14 Bionic design features “pro camera system”, LiDAR scanner and largest yet Super Retina XDR display.

15 Oct 20
BluGlass demonstrates working 405, 420, and 450nm laser diodes

Australia-based semiconductor developer says its 405nm model is approaching commercial specification.

13 Oct 20
Two-photon endomicroscopy allows deep-brain imaging

HKUST project employs adaptive optics to enable imaging at synaptic resolution.

06 Oct 20
Photoacoustic tomography enhances biometric security

SUNY Buffalo project creates 3D images of veins in fingers.

05 Oct 20
NASA's latest Mars Rover prepared for space laser applications

Perseverance to place laser retroreflectors for softer landings and new science projects.

01 Oct 20
Quantum-encrypted network links Bristol technology centers

BT and Toshiba deploy ultra-secure 6 km link over standard optical fiber, described as UK’s first ‘industrial’ quantum network.

30 Sep 20
Lumenisity wins £7.5M investment from consortium

Hollowcore fiber startup backed by investors including BGF and Parkwalk to fund manufacturing and test facility.

29 Sep 20
Quanergy and iCent deliver 'smart' LiDAR for crosswalks

To improve the safety of pedestrians in school zones in Seoul, South Korea.

28 Sep 20
Jenoptik wins laser-processing order from electric vehicle parts supplier

To manufacture three automated production cells for Gestamp, multinational metal components maker.

23 Sep 20
Cepton sets sub-$1000 price for latest auto lidar product

Silicon Valley firm schedules volume production of its compact, licensable system from 2022.

23 Sep 20
Verizon Media completes 400Gbit/s ZR trial with silicon photonics from Inphi

Based on existing SiPh 100G PAM4 Colorz platform solution for 80km DWDM DCIs in QSFP28 form factor.

16 Sep 20
ClassOne’s Solstice plating system chosen by Jenoptik to produce diode lasers...

...and a Trumpf TruPrint 3000 laser AM system installed at UK’s Manufacturing Technology Centre.

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