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21 Jul 20
Solar powered purification helps meet need for clean water

University of Science and Technology of China uses nanocomposites to offer low-cost route to drinking water.

20 Jul 20
GÉANT awards Infinera contract to deploy 600G optical technology

Latest development phase to interconnect pan-European research and education community.

20 Jul 20
FBH lidar diodes promise clearer view of climate change

Franco-German Merlin satellite measuring atmospheric methane to be launched in 2025.

17 Jul 20
IPG Photonics launches 'record- breaking' ultra-compact laser series

Company has developed various improvements in performance on its flagship YLR fiber laser range.

15 Jul 20
Halliburton and Technip announce subsea fiber optic sensing solution

Distributed acoustic sensing technology is designed to reduce oil reservoir knowledge uncertainty and cut cost of ownership.

14 Jul 20
Inscopix, Bruker hook up on neurophotonics hardware

Collaboration between startup and laboratory equipment giant combines miniature microscopes with multiphoton techniques.

13 Jul 20
Copernicus Sentinel-1 tracks progress of giant iceberg over three years

The 100km-long "A-68" iceberg, which calved from Antarctica in 2017, is now 1000km away from birthplace and shrinking.

09 Jul 20
Schott and Lumus agree to co-develop waveguides for AR applications

New strategic partnership in which R&D will be undertaken by Lumus; optics manufacturing by Schott.

08 Jul 20
Osram reveals infrared laser bars for metal processing

EKOLAS research project yields powerful laser bars with significant efficiency and performance values.

07 Jul 20
OCT angiography improves views of retina blood flow

Projects from Boston and Portland could help translation of OCTA into clinics.

01 Jul 20
Laser endoscope begins lung cancer pilot

Mauna Kea Technologies ‘Cellvizio’ platform being evaluated in Johnson & Johnson collaboration to diagnose peripheral lesions.

01 Jul 20
Tissue clearing reveals details of animal nervous systems

Austrian project develops clearing protocol suitable for larger organs and whole animals.

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