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17 Jul 19
Hyundai Mobis develops Driver State Warning technology

Eye tracking, facial recognition system to be applied to commercial vehicles in Korea to boost safety.

09 Jul 19
Metasurface gratings offer new route to polarization imaging

Harvard SEAS develops compact camera platform for machine vision and other uses.

09 Jul 19
Quanergy lidar sensors land security mission

Installation in South Korea to be completed in several phases, says Silicon Valley firm.

03 Jul 19
Trumpf platform brings high productivity to denture manufacture

Cadspeed uses Trumpf system to accelerate manufacture and improve quality.

02 Jul 19
Partnership to enable ‘plug-and-play’ 3D facial recognition

AMS, Megvii working to develop ID system in smart devices for home, retail, security applications.

25 Jun 19
LASER 2019: German firms tout auto lidar components

Startup and major players target hot emerging market with MEMS mirrors, laser diodes and smart CMOS detectors.

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.

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