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26 Jun 13
Sharp solar cell achieves top efficiency of 44.4%

New record set by concentrator triple-Junction compound device.

26 Jun 13
Tyndall researcher wins Intel's Outstanding Researcher award

Scientist at Cork-based partner of chip giant recognized for developing photonics for semiconductors.

20 Jun 13
Imec, Panasonic develop 4K2K CMOS image sensor

Chip targets high-speed, high-resolution imaging applications - such as next-gen HDTV

19 Jun 13
Quantum gas in laser cage research wins €0.75M prize

Körber European Science Prize 2013 presented to Immanuel Bloch of Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics.

19 Jun 13
“CryoLaser” cryogenic diode lasers deliver kilowatts

Stack with high-power diode lasers optimized for emerging ultra-high power laser applications.

19 Jun 13
Laser pulses investigate cirrus clouds

KIT (Karlsruhe) looks at cloud formation, rainfall and thunderstorms with "first" mobile terawawatt laser.

18 Jun 13
Europe’s new X-ray laser reaches important milestone

European XFEL underground construction completed in Schenefeld, near Hamburg, Germany.

13 Jun 13
SiOnyx camera ‘aced’ US army tests

Sensor operates in very dark conditions; supports sharing of night-vision video.

13 Jun 13
'Promising' results with laser brain surgery for epilepsy

US Mayo Clinic clinic reports progress with minimally invasive, laser based approach.

11 Jun 13
Fashion alert: laser protective clothing set to hit stores

“Lab coats for lasers” have been developed under a European project entitled PROSYS.

04 Jun 13
ASML partners on €100 million lithography research center

Institute in Amsterdam will explore both fundamental and applied research.

29 May 13
University of Eastern Finland launches new Institute of Photonics

Institute is a network organization seeking to enhance UEF's research and education in photonics.

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