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13 Oct 15
One month left to enter Startup Challenge 2016

SPIE’s annual competition for photonics entrepreneurs closes November 20th.

08 Oct 15
Solar innovator 1366 to build new wafer plant in upstate NY

Factory will scale to more than 3GW of capacity and produce more than 600 million silicon wafers annually.

01 Oct 15
Last call for Prism Award 2016 entries

Awards for photonics technology innovation across 12 categories to be presented at Photonics West 2016 gala dinner.

01 Oct 15
ECOC 2015: Showcase of 400G and networking solutions

Visitors flock to Valencia to discover latest developments in next-gen optical networking.

29 Sep 15
Ultrafast industrial laser training network kicks off

€3.5M 'Laser4Fun' project will train up to 14 students in new surface engineering techniques employing ultrashort-pulse lasers.

16 Sep 15
iSPEX-EU project to gather pollution data via smartphones

European citizens using phone cameras to gather air pollution data across the continent.

14 Sep 15
David Boas awarded Britton Chance Biomedical Optics prize

Award recognizes contributions to the growth of biomedical optics and photonics.

02 Sep 15
Photonics Ireland unveils 'action plan'

Education minister calls for more than 100 PhD students to be trained in photonics by 2020 at Cork launch event.

19 Aug 15
Local tensions break out over AIM Photonics HQ

Legacy Tower building announced as the administrative center of the $600M effort by SUNY Polytechnic, amid concern over who exactly is in charge.

18 Aug 15
Proposals for AKL'16 laser award open

Biennial event offering prestige and €10,000 prize for industrial applications of lasers.

12 Aug 15
Optics+Photonics 2015: Intense focus on photovoltaics

Commercial and technical aspects of how to maximize returns from PV were under the microscope in San Diego.

11 Aug 15
American hub delivers hope for a competitive photonics sector

Core mission of AIM Photonics will be to serve DoD needs, but commercial benefits will emerge from a new economy of scale for integrated photonics.

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