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28 Oct 20
II-VI announces its high-power lasers now available on 6-inch GaAs platform...

...while Toptica launches single-wavelength fiber laser for 2-photon fluorescence excitation applications.

27 Oct 20
Oxbotica deploys Hesai lidar in latest autonomous car trials

First public outing for UK-developed self-driving vehicles as ‘Endeavour’ cars take to the streets of Oxford.

22 Oct 20
San Francisco 49ers appoint 'light therapy partner’

US football team working with provider Joovv to treat players with red and near infrared light to speed muscle recovery.

20 Oct 20
Luna develops optical high-resolution rock stress measurement concept

Aim is to create continuous strain profiles that boost safety and efficiency of subsurface oil & gas systems.

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.

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