Photonics21 annual meeting hears of progress in photonics as a Key Enabling Technology, and plans to elect a new president by September.
No 'technology and innovation center' dedicated to UK photonics, but £10 M will be re-allocated to a new support program.
Seasoned photonics industry executive and now president of IDEX's optics and photonics business, Mike Cumbo talks exclusively to optics.org.
ACTMOST project to help SMEs access top-level expertise will prove influential in Europe, says co-ordinator Hugo Thienpont.
But the stock prices of Suntech, Trina and Yingli all rise sharply after a preliminary determination applies only a small tariff rate.
Prime Minister of Saxony Stanislaw Tillich is the guest of honor as the organic PV specialist officially opens a pilot-scale production line.
Interim report recommends making effective use of the National Ignition Facility to assess energy-generating potential.
John Schulte, former CEO of the medical excimer laser specialist, could spend up to five years in jail.
New French grouping consolidates region with long tradition of optical innovation.
As the UK government strives to rebalance its economy towards manufacturing, M Squared Lasers shows the way with photonics innovation.
Missions under development with the European Space Agency are set to feature a number of laser instruments.
Awards announced ahead of keynote presentation at the opening of the LASE conference.