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05 Oct 16
PV pioneer Grätzel recognised for 'fundamental contribution'

EPFL scientist is awarded the 6th Ahmed Zewail Prize in Molecular Sciences by science publisher Elsevier.

28 Sep 16
S+D 2016: Key to growing military business – invest in R&D

Sir Brian Burridge, Leonardo SVP and UK military leader, imparts his wisdom on developing and marketing combat-ready photonics.

28 Sep 16
S+D 2016: Fiber lasers and quantum photonics show great promise

SPIE’s Edinburgh Defense & Security meet hears inspirational plenaries from Payne and Knight.

26 Sep 16
Prism Awards: application deadline is October 7

Submissions to high-profile industry event for innovation in optics and photonics being accepted across 13 different categories.

23 Sep 16
Jenoptik’s Michael Mertin to quit in June 2017

After 10 years’ of “transformation and growth”, he will focus on new challenges beyond the German optics giant.

22 Sep 16
ECOC 2016 reflects market impacts of new photonic technologies

Düsseldorf event showcases latest developments in optical communications – from silicon to software.

21 Sep 16
Southampton University showcases Future Photonics Hub

The Future Photonics Hub’s inaugural “industry day” hailed a success by 150 delegates and exhibitors.

20 Sep 16
Inpho 2016 investor event to reach beyond photonics

Bordeaux biennial conference embraces wider range of technologies to extend investment potential.

14 Sep 16
French president visits Extreme Light Infrastructure site in Romania

François Hollande and Romanian counterpart Klaus Iohannis tour one of the giant laser facilities being built in eastern Europe.

13 Sep 16
Mourou and Toptica among latest Leibinger winners

Ultrafast laser pulse pioneer Gérard Mourou lands Zukunftspreis for research; optical microphones and laser guide stars also rewarded.

07 Sep 16
Zeiss celebrating 200th birthday of founding father Carl

Activities include the Carl Zeiss Day and opening of new German Optical Museum in Jena.

02 Sep 16
Optics+Photonics 2016: Precision SiC polishers win Kingslake Award

Paper from PLA University of Science & Technology and Research Center for Ultraprecision at Osaka University recognized.

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