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24 Jun 19
LASER 2019: Tributes for retiring Poprawe as he considers industrial laser trends

“Digital photonics processing along the lines of Industry 4.0” anticipates higher speeds and smarter metal parts, defined by their functionality, thanks to lasers.

24 Jun 19
LASER 2019: sector analysis shows climate-protection potential

Report by German high-tech industry group Spectaris and partners suggests photonics tech will save at least 3 billion tons of CO2 per year by 2030.

21 Jun 19
Photoacoustic radar offers route to spotting arterial plaque

University of Toronto develops dual-wavelength variant of PA radar technique.

20 Jun 19
Photonic methods can stop mass-killing of male chicks

Optical methods determine sex in the egg; method combines MRI, near-infrared Raman spectroscopy and artificial intelligence.

19 Jun 19
Photopharmacology offers light-controlled drugs and therapies

Research at University Medical Center Groningen could allow safer and more efficient treatments.

19 Jun 19
II-VI launches high-power Laser Light cables for blue beams

Electrification of transportation is accelerating and driving demand for laser processing of copper, a key component metal.

18 Jun 19
Trumpf targets aerospace at Le Bourget

Laser giant showcases benefits of additive processing for engine production at Paris Air Show.

11 Jun 19
Hamamatsu light-sheet cytometer promises faster cell culture analysis

Platform based on company's Zyncscan technology facilitates high-throughput fluorescence imaging.

07 Jun 19
Laser head to combine cut and weld functions with additive manufacturing

Latest progress on Fraunhofer-led project for electric vehicle production to feature at LASER World of Photonics.

05 Jun 19
Protolabs extends production capabilities for its metal 3D laser printing

New AM process at Minneapolis manufacturer ensures production-level part quality through enhanced secondary processing.

05 Jun 19
LightOx and CPI partner for development of anti-cancer treatments

Collaboration follows opening of the National Healthcare Photonics Centre to support SMEs.

03 Jun 19
'LookThru' hi-res transparent OLED display launches at InfoComm

New 55in (1400mm) display, from Leyard and Planar, suits retail and exhibition applications, with "eye-catching" performance.

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