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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.

01 Sep 16
Optics+Photonics 2016: Prasad wins SPIE Gold Medal

Nanomedicine pioneer Paras Prasad presented with society’s highest honor during gala awards banquet.

01 Sep 16
Optics+Photonics 2016: CubeSats are now officially ‘disruptive’

New SPIE conference theme details significant progress by the fast-growing, photonics-heavy mini satellite industry.

30 Aug 16
Optics+Photonics 2016: Zoom lenses on next Mars Rover: a first for NASA

New cameras being built in San Diego, California, close to SPIE’s Optics+Photonics conference site.

25 Aug 16
UK conference to show how business can capitalize on photonics

Southampton's Future Photonics Hub to present wisdom of Payne, Rickman and Reed in free event on September 13th.

24 Aug 16
Toptica strengthens presence in Japan

Diode and fiber laser developer opens Toptica K.K. office in Fuchu/Tokyo.

16 Aug 16
Arizona collaborators set up new industry committee

Goal is to ‘catalyze, convene and connect’ the optics industry sector across Arizona.

11 Aug 16
Dynamic Structures confirms $10M Thirty Meter Telescope contract

Canadian firm will complete enclosure design and production readiness phase, with TMT still to finalize a site for the giant observatory.

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