LIGO facilities and dozens of telescopes make first observation of both gravitational waves and light generated by same 'kilonova' cosmic source.
Threats will be challenged by $9.4m laser beam demonstrator designed to fly on airborne platform.
To advance self-driving car development – “lidar accuracy will play a critical role in deployment.”
Initial three-telescope array could be expanded to 15 interconnected facilities under ‘BlackGEM’ scheme.
Latest technology - for the LM 2100 orbiter - delivers 50% more power but is 30% lighter than previous space-dedicated arrays.
Toyota Research Institute deploys high-fidelity lidar system from the US startup in its groundbreaking 'Guardian' and 'Chauffeur' vehicles.
Osram's Eviyos LED light source selectively "dips" to avoid dazzling approaching drivers.
Strategic alignment between metal additive manufacturer Sintavia and Trumpf to gain machine qualifications for airplane parts.
Concentrated laser beam takes down unmanned aerial vehicles "twice as quickly and decisively", says defense systems developer.
A plethora of papers, products and presentations detailed the rapid progress in fiber-based networks.
Demo at ECOC 2017 promises lower cost 100G transmission and industry accelerating development of 400G links.
MBDA-led consortium aiming for field trials in 2019 and future deployment on Royal Navy’s Type 45 destroyers.