Research and development spin out of Fraunhofer IPMS to focus on "in-demand" OLED display and solar cell technologies.
Aim is to accelerate the deployment of copper indium gallium selenide manufacturing; to play critical role in building competitive US photovoltaic sector.
Developers predict that "next generation" of gigapixel cameras should be available to the general public within five years.
US Department of Energy hands largest chunk of its 'SUNPATH' funding to France-headquartered Soitec, and $5M to cell maker Solar Junction.
Part two of optics.org's series of articles on the SEPNET conference on fiber lasers.
Cooperation between research centers and small companies will enhance expertise in North-West Europe.
The giant industrial company says it will commercialize a quantum-dot optical film that dramatically improves LCD color.
Researchers at Spain’s Jaume I University develop semiconductor ‘leaf’ that needs only sunlight to release hydrogen from water.
SEPNET meeting at Southampton’s ORC reviews the growing importance of the next generation of fiber sources and components.
Coherent Scotland and M-Squared Lasers among recipients of grants for projects designed to create new commercial products and processes.
'SCALENANO' consortium led by Barcelona energy research center looking to replace indium and print cells with nano-ink.
Southampton’s ORC creates artificial material with nonlinear optical properties seven orders of magnitude greater than any in nature.