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09 Aug 22
Vuzix enters military HMD development deal with L3Harris Technologies...

...while Engo Eyewear launches lightweight HUD for endurance athletes to optimise performance.

03 Aug 22
King's College London fits photoacoustic probe into biopsy needle

High-resolution imaging from 20-gauge medical needle could reduce invasive surgery.

02 Aug 22
Sick and Aeva Partner to bring 4D lidar to industrial sensing

Automation technology sensor firm chooses FMCW 4D LiDAR for “high performance sensing”.

02 Aug 22
Michelson Diagnostics OCT points to fewer invasive biopsies

Clinical trial diagnosing carcinomas suggests faster treatment and reduced patient discomfort.

20 Jul 22
II-VI and Artilux develop 3D camera for the metaverse

Longer range and higher image resolution intended to enhance user experience in virtual reality.

20 Jul 22
SPIE Astro: NSF’s Gemini South telescope upgraded with ‘GHOST’ spectrograph

GHOST captures first light observations of a “bright, chemically-rich star”.

20 Jul 22
SPIE Astro: Teledyne launches Cosmos 66 MP cameras for astronomy

Large area CMOS image sensor specified to “help astronomers peer deep into the universe”.

20 Jul 22
Raytheon UK to set up site for high-energy laser weapons

Defense giant to establish integration center for directed energy sources in Livingston, Scotland, as demand grows.

19 Jul 22
UK laser weapon ready for high-power test

MBDA Systems says that ‘Dragonfire’ consortium’s prototype showed good tracking accuracy in recent trials.

19 Jul 22
SPIE Astro: Keck and ALPAO to develop ‘next-gen’ adaptive optics…

…and PlaneWave Instruments partners with Hart Scientific on pre-integrated adaptive optics solutions.

14 Jul 22
Flir Defense wins $62 million robot orders from US military...

...Northrop Grumman progresses 300kW laser weapon; Elbit’s Helicopter Vision Suite enables pilots to “own the weather”.

05 Jul 22
Laser writing offers route to microscale gas sensors

Penn State project uses laser-induced thermal voxels to create customizable device.

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