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05 Oct 22
SPIE photonics summit opens dialogue with US Government

Meeting in Washington in mid-September highlights industry’s role in re-shoring chip making and more.

05 Oct 22
Israel's Kitov.ai wins VISION 2022 Award

Automated inspection planning system impresses judging panel at Stuttgart show.

04 Oct 22
Near-infrared platform images carbon dioxide in aero-engine plume

University of Strathclyde captures chemically-specific imaging data from commercial gas turbine.

21 Sep 22
Planet Labs goes into the infrared with hyperspectral offering

New constellation will provide satellite imagery showing methane gas emissions and more.

15 Sep 22
US Space Command launches partnership with Arizona

Research – including optics and photonics specialisms – could yield benefits for wider global markets.

15 Sep 22
Newly-merged Coherent wins transceiver deal for DARPA’s Space-BACN program

Recently acquired by II-VI and rebranded, firm also launches micro-pump lasers for broadband optical access networks.

14 Sep 22
Zeiss microscope team shortlisted for German Future Prize

Lattice lightsheet system based around earlier work by Nobel winner Eric Betzig probes living cells without damaging them.

13 Sep 22
Hamamatsu and Fraunhofer ILT set up lab for material processing

Partners develop industrial processing spatial light modulator-head generating short pulse laser radiation.

09 Sep 22
Corning opens optical fiber manufacturing plant in Poland

Mszczonów factory developed to meet “growing demand for high-speed connectivity in Europe”.

08 Sep 22
Fraunhofer ILT expands cooperation with Korea

Agreement to work on “green” manufacturing methods for electromobility and storage technologies.

01 Sep 22
Webb takes first direct image of planet outside the solar system

NASA: future observations will reveal more about exoplanets than ever before.

30 Aug 22
SuperCam builds new view of Martian crater

Data from instrument on Perseverance rover could help clarify whether Mars might have hosted microbial life.

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