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Research & Development
01 Oct 13
Japanese partners develop new laser for EUV lithography

Gigaphoton and Mitsubishi Electric claim ‘critical step forward’ in development of production-worthy extreme ultraviolet light sources.

26 Sep 13
Green photon beams have edge over optical tweezers

Romanian team devises novel approach to precise manipulation of proteins, biomolecules.

23 Sep 13
Edmund Optics announces its 2013 award winners

Optical products and systems innovator rewards global R&D projects.

23 Sep 13
Optical method improves monitoring of brain injuries

Near-infrared scanning investigates blood flow in brain to optimise remedial treatments.

18 Sep 13
Graphene photosensor integrated into computer chip

Austrian co-development converts light of telecommunications frequencies into electrical signals.

12 Sep 13
NIST atomic clocks set stability record

Ultra-low-noise laser one key to achieving stability results that beat previous benchmark.

12 Sep 13
Zepler Institute opens for business

New multidisciplinary research center builds on photonics expertise at the University of Southampton.

05 Sep 13
Optical bench integrated into LISA satellite

Satellite to investigate gravitational waves in 2015; latest design and bonding techniques widely transferable.

02 Sep 13
Osram targets auto for OLED deployment

Product roadmap unveiled ahead of Frankfurt Motor Show later this month.

28 Aug 13
NIF laser fusion experiment yields record energy

Lawrence Livermore achievement "an important advance" towards self-sustaining burning target.

28 Aug 13
Researchers achieve reliable ‘quantum teleportation’

Japanese-German team says hybrid technology enables transmission of photonic qubits.

28 Aug 13
Center for Freeform Optics prepares to build partnerships

New US-based body will promote cooperation and training as freeform optics gains momentum.

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