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27 Mar 23
US Naval Research Lab launches Space Wireless Energy Laser Link

“SWELL” project to demonstrate laser “power beaming” in space – as part of the DOD's latest mission to the ISS.

22 Mar 23
Stewardship plan for redundant solar panels mooted by University of South Australia

Paper considers how the sunny country will dispose of 80 million solar panels in an environmentally-friendly way.

21 Mar 23
UK politicians to probe quantum tech commercialization efforts

Parliamentary committee chaired by Greg Clark MP looking into new £2.5BN 'National Quantum Strategy'.

17 Mar 23
7th UKP Workshop to be more international and consider future markets

Fraunhofer ILT’s Ultrafast Laser Technology workshop to take place in Aachen 26-27 April, 2023.

15 Mar 23
Budget boost for UK quantum scene

£2.5BN, decade-long follow up to National Quantum Technologies Programme defined in new National Quantum Strategy.

09 Mar 23
ESO’s ELT ‘MORFEO’ instrument passes preliminary tests...

...while Rensselaer's ultrafast laser method advances satellite-earth links; enabling FSO comms even through rough weather.

08 Mar 23
SpectraWAVE intravascular imaging receives FDA premarket approval

Company's HyperVue platform combining OCT and near-IR now moves towards launch.

02 Mar 23
BluGlass appoints its President Jim Haden to be Chief Executive Officer

Appointment follows acquisition of US fab, launch of first lasers, and customer orders.

22 Feb 23
NeoSpectra near-IR analysis monitors nutrients in animal feed

Developers Si-Ware strike deal to supply platform for on-site analysis at North American dairy farms.

22 Feb 23
Electric truck with integrated photovoltaics passes roadtest phase

German partnership’s Lade-PV research project develops high-voltage solar power system for roof of an e-truck.

16 Feb 23
Spanish Research Council deploys BOOTES network of ‘robotic telescopes’

Spain is first country to launch global network of autonomous observatories.

15 Feb 23
NASA and ESA’s satellites help with Turkey, Syria earthquake response

Images and processed data of affected regions provided to authorities to support recovery and support procedures.

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