Surveillance vehicles equipped with twin infrared imagers and laser rangefinder account for a major chunk of the latest award.
US Navy has recently demonstrated above 60kW output power based on multiple kilowatt fiber lasers.
optics.org samples a selection of photonics-based innovations presented this week.
Tech giant’s driver assistance systems subsidiary looks to adopt chip-scale FMCW alternative by 2025.
LZH research concludes with laser system mounted on arm of lunar vehicle test-bed.
Karl Storz platform allows clinicians to switch viewing modes to suit surgical needs.
Single unit analyzer utilizes multi-wavelength laser scanner with visible to near-infrared outputs.
Thulium fiber laser platform could offer more effective treatment of kidney stones.
Now orbiting is the Optical Data Relay Satellite – part of Japan’s new inter-satellite network.
European Space Agency’s ‘Euclid’ telescope will use optical and infrared instruments to study dark matter and dark energy.
Devices intended to enable “world’s lowest-cost and smallest” 100G CWDM4 optical engine for telecoms.
Based on Chronoptics’ depth-processing algorithms and Osram’s infrared VCSELs