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14 Jul 14
Super-resolution and origami microscopes scoop R&D 100 awards

Optics and photonics technology to the fore once again, accounting for 16 of the influential magazine's 100 leading innovations.

09 Jul 14
Photonics tech dominates IOP innovation awards

Three out of four selections from the Institute of Physics panel are based around optics and photonics.

09 Jul 14
Webb backplane ready for mirror integration

Giant space telescope takes another step towards planned 2018 launch.

04 Jul 14
Cobalt's Raman airport scanner wins MacRobert Award

Fast-growing firm beats Rolls-Royce and OptaSense to prestigious Royal Academy of Engineering prize.

01 Jul 14
ICESAT2 satellite mission '$200m over budget'

Problems with development of laser altimeter; budget overrun and year delay.

20 Jun 14
'Blast-off' for Extremely Large Telescope

Five-mirror design will feature state-of-the-art adaptive optics to generate razor-sharp images.

18 Jun 14
Laser Munich show adds fifth hall

Comfortable footwear will be de rigeur when the giant photonics exhibition returns next year.

17 Jun 14
CLEO 2014: more people, more papers, more products

Last week's conference and show in San Jose was biggest so far.

10 Jun 14
NPI: industry buy-in critical for national manufacturing institute

Representatives call for strong industry response to Department of Defense request for information.

05 Jun 14
UK Photonics Leadership Group marks first active year

One year since PLG's resurrection, CEO John Lincoln tells optics.org about its achievements and future plans.

03 Jun 14
Photonics appears on DoD's radar

Community urged to respond to official 'Request For Information' from the US defense department over new manufacturing institutes - webinar scheduled for June 6.

29 May 14
Belfast and Glasgow universities to train 50 photonics PhDs

Centre for Doctoral Training in photonic integration will receive £8.1 million in funding.

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