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12 Jan 23
ESA's Sentinel-1 uncovers fresh glacier crevasses in Antarctica

Satellite optics and AI track new fractures beneath snow to predict fate of floating ice under climate change.

10 Jan 23
Netherlands' offshore solar platforms expected to yield 3GWp of solar power by 2030...

...as Fraunhofer ISE reports significant (19 per cent) growth of solar contribution to Germany's electricity production in 2022.

10 Jan 23
Trumpf VCSEL sources assess glucose in blood

Partnership with RSP Systems aims to develop miniaturized wearable sensor.

07 Jan 23
SPIE announces its 2023 Fellows

Society is welcoming 83 new Fellow Members from across the globe.

22 Dec 22
Ganvix and BluGlass to produce gallium nitride VCSELs

“Until now, limitations on materials have prevented such commercialization,” says Ganvix boss.

20 Dec 22
NASA launches International SWOT mission to survey Earth’s water...

...and the Agency is also developing AI method to navigate the lunar surface.

20 Dec 22
European solar PV installations smash 2022 expectations

Soaring energy prices prompted by Russia's invasion of Ukraine spur renewed investment, with momentum set to continue.

15 Dec 22
Effect Photonics to scale up production with Fabrinet...

...and lidar developer Blickfeld has also selected Fabrinet as manufacturing partner.

14 Dec 22
NASA delivers laser retroreflector to Europe’s Lunar Pathfinder

ESA and Surrey Satellite Technology to deploy device in testing new navigation techniques for moon missions.

13 Dec 22
DOE National Laboratory achieves first positive fusion ignition

LLNL researchers create more energy from fusion than is needed to drive it, promising cleaner power and nuclear weapons stewardship.

09 Dec 22
SPIE Photonex pulls a crowd at its new UK venue

Expo and conference draws more than 1000 visitors to UK National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham.

08 Dec 22
SPIE names Startup Challenge 2023 finalists

Photonics West showcase for innovative photonics technologies in healthcare and deep tech.

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