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16 Feb 23
Spanish Research Council deploys BOOTES network of ‘robotic telescopes’

Spain is first country to launch global network of autonomous observatories.

15 Feb 23
NASA and ESA’s satellites help with Turkey, Syria earthquake response

Images and processed data of affected regions provided to authorities to support recovery and support procedures.

07 Feb 23
SPIE recognizes photonics innovations at 15th Annual Prism Awards

Honoring emerging companies supporting AR & VR, sensors, lasers, quantum technology, and biomedical optical.

01 Feb 23
Mastcam-Z sees details of Martian dust dynamics

Video camera records movement of dust blown up by Ingenuity helicopter.

24 Jan 23
European consortium guides lightning with high-power laser

Partnership with EPFL has installed laser system on Mount Säntis in Switzerland.

18 Jan 23
Miniaturized analyzer prepares to join search for life on other worlds

University of Maryland device has been tailored to suit needs of NASA space missions.

12 Jan 23
SPIE names its 2023 Society award winners

Southampton’s Graham Reed is Gold Medal Winner alongside 20 other award recipients from across light-based sciences and technologies.

12 Jan 23
ESA's Sentinel-1 uncovers fresh glacier crevasses in Antarctica

Satellite optics and AI track new fractures beneath snow to predict fate of floating ice under climate change.

10 Jan 23
Netherlands' offshore solar platforms expected to yield 3GWp of solar power by 2030...

...as Fraunhofer ISE reports significant (19 per cent) growth of solar contribution to Germany's electricity production in 2022.

10 Jan 23
Trumpf VCSEL sources assess glucose in blood

Partnership with RSP Systems aims to develop miniaturized wearable sensor.

07 Jan 23
SPIE announces its 2023 Fellows

Society is welcoming 83 new Fellow Members from across the globe.

22 Dec 22
Ganvix and BluGlass to produce gallium nitride VCSELs

“Until now, limitations on materials have prevented such commercialization,” says Ganvix boss.

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