daily coverage of the optics & photonics industry and the markets that it serves
Featured Showcases
Photonics West Showcase
Research & Development
03 Jan 24
EPFL chip-scale source improves telecoms, metrology

Microresonator architecture points to next generation integrated photonic devices.

29 Dec 23
Columbia and Max Planck pair laser to crystal lattice vibrations

Research aim is to enhance optical properties of two-dimensional materials.

27 Dec 23
Tokyo and Saitama develop ‘spectrum shuttle’ optical technique

Japanese collaboration for simultaneous generation of gigahertz burst pulses and profile shaping.

20 Dec 23
Solar panel output cut by ‘high frequency shading’ from turbine blades

In combined wind and solar farms, shadowing can reduce yield by 50 per cent, say TNO researchers.

19 Dec 23
ESA FORUM Mission to deploy ‘thermometer turned high precision satellite’

Fraunhofer IOF researchers develop diamond structures to enable climate change research.

19 Dec 23
ALLS improves cancer therapy via femtosecond laser

Tightly focused source generates high dose rate electron beams for use in treatment.

18 Dec 23
imec and Mitsui Chemicals sign strategic partnership agreement...

...and imec spinoff Specifix launches automated 3D software for wrist fracture analysis.

14 Dec 23
Stuttgart researchers create hybrid laser by 3D-printing optics on fibers

Polymer-based micro-optics can withstand the power levels in a laser.

13 Dec 23
Belgian team cuts thermal impact of stacking opto-electronic chips

KU Leuven and imec say wider spacing between µbumps and photonic device reduces heat problem of 3D integration.

12 Dec 23
imec presents new way to render colors with sub-micron pixel sizes

Developers say approach “revolutionizes” camera performance.

05 Dec 23
Doughnut-shaped laser beams help physicists see tiny objects

Colorado researchers use new method to view items not visible by regular microscopy.

05 Dec 23
Retina imaging spots signs of traumatic brain injury

University of Birmingham EyeD device combines Raman spectroscopy and fundus imaging.

© 2024 SPIE Europe
Top of Page