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22 Dec 20
Coherent and II-VI join forces on remote laser welding

Two of the world’s largest providers of lasers and photonics equipment agree a collaborative supply deal.

10 Dec 20
dSPACE and LeddarTech unite to develop LiDAR for self-driving cars

To create high-precision simulations and interfaces for LiDAR sensors for self-driving vehicles.

02 Dec 20
Netherlands team to build high-speed quantum network

Regional web aims to connect processors capable of exchanging qubits over optical fiber.

01 Dec 20
Terahertz spectroscopy probes cellular structure of skin

University of Warwick and Chinese University of Hong Kong project could assist in skin cancer diagnosis.

30 Nov 20
imec and Ximea co-develop industrial grade hyperspectral imager

Video-rate xiSpec2 camera range is designed for diverse machine vision applications.

26 Nov 20
Honeywell temperature monitors deployed at JFK Airport to screen tavelers

ThermoRebellion uses thermal imaging and AI to spot elevated skin temperatures, such as caused by Covid-19 infection.

25 Nov 20
MIT sees details of cellular network activity

Deliberate clustering of fluorophores allows simultaneous study of multiple locations.

25 Nov 20
Laser-cooled atoms to measure ‘atmospheric drag’

Quantum accelerometers for tiny satellites move to the next stage of development with UK funding.

24 Nov 20
Mobileye selects Luminar lidar for autonomous vehicle pilot

Collaboration on ‘level 4’ robo-taxi service programs in Europe, Middle East, and Asia.

19 Nov 20
Additive manufacturing with adaptive optics makes precision parts

Combination with digital light processor engine said to enable cost-effective production.

18 Nov 20
Moth-eye nanostructures offer improved anti-reflective coatings

Tokyo University of Science produces bio-inspired surfaces on resin films.

18 Nov 20
ORC researchers develop all-silicon optical transmitter at 100G

Without needing digital signal processing, new modulator can double maximum data rate of state-of-the-art devices.

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