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20 May 19
Nanoscribe installs GT2 3D printer in Keio University

First installation offers optimized design, new printing materials to enable high-resolution microstructures up to 8mm.

17 May 19
Dynetics to build 100 kW laser weapon with Lockheed and Rolls-Royce

Contractor beats Raytheon to seal $130M deal with US Army’s Space and Missile Command division.

16 May 19
Plessey and Jasper develop GaN-on-Si HD microLED display

Bonding of monolithic wafers leads to microLED displays with addressable LEDs, say partners.

16 May 19
NIST builds IR thermometer with 'dramatically improved' performance

600mm-long device can remotely measure temperatures to a precision of thousandths of a degree Celsius.

15 May 19
Glass wafer redesign expands field of view in AR, MR apps

Latest Schott RealView high-index wafers enable more "deeply immersive" augmented and mixed reality experiences.

13 May 19
Laser system speeds heart flutter procedure

Trial on 60 patients in Czech Republic indicates potential for more rapid treatment of atrial fibrillation.

09 May 19
NIR analyzer boosts meat and olive testing

PerkinElmer's DA 6200 optical analyzer provides food processors with "improved quality and process control".

08 May 19
Miniature hand-held OCT probe offers effective pediatric imaging

University of Washington project improves scanning efficiency and ease of use.

07 May 19
Optical biopsy shows promise in lung cancer trial

Study on 22 patients with the disease shows that real-time diagnostic and staging approach is 'feasible and safe'.

25 Apr 19
Picosun’s ALD tech leads to 'brighter, stronger' micro-LEDs

Atomic layer deposition thin film coating with passivation boosts output and energy efficiency of micro-LEDs.

19 Apr 19
DCS 2019: Kent Periscopes present scope for AFVs

Presents driver of armored fighting vehicle with twin images of surroundings in shortwave or visible light formats.

19 Apr 19
SRI International joins US Army night vision development program

California laboratory joins Microsoft and SiOnyx as partners on 'IVAS' effort to improve soldiers' situational awareness.

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