MOONRISE project to take 3D-printing to the moon to build “village” and for space exlporation.
Fraunhofers HHI, IOF and partners working on 7-year QuNET mission for a “secure European data space and quantum optical internet.”
ICFO and DTU project upconverts mid-IR to near-IR for faster computer-assisted biopsy screening.
Chalmers University team believes new approach may widen access to advanced cancer therapy if fully developed.
Aim of German researchers is to speed up AM systems for components; project futureAM accelerating process by factor of 10.
Bespoke manipulation of light by Steve Johnson's group could find uses in cellphone lenses, smart-car sensors, optical fibers.
Sensor firm partners Ibeo Automotive and ZF Friedrichschafen on development effort aiming for on-road adoption by 2021.
Caltech project uses UV and IR pulses to overcome problem of water-background signals.
Smaller than conventional devices, made of three small chips plus electronics and optics, new clock is based on semiconductor laser and frequency combs.
Integration of gallium nitride emitters with CMOS electronic driving circuit promises better image quality and energy efficiency than current OLED or LCD displays.
Optics of Photosynthesis Lab says better detection of chlorophyll fluorescence improves sensing of terrestrial carbon sinks, plant health.
Fraunhofer ILT project eVerest develops laser machine that triple production rate of tools for car parts.