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30 Apr 20
SPIE DCS Digital Forum: laser transmitter can probe atmospheric methane

New 1.65 µm seed emitter developed by Freedom Photonics developed for NASA's airborne lidar sounder.

29 Apr 20
Hubble celebrates 30th anniversary with new view of nebulae

Mission has so far generated 1.4 million observations, providing data for more than 17,000 papers.

29 Apr 20
SPIE DCS Digital Forum: Los Alamos team aims organic imager at Venus

'OrganiCam' builds on Mars 2020 SuperCam instrument to combine fluorescence lifetime imaging with Raman spectroscopy.

29 Apr 20
Self-aligning microscope measures cell separations with nanometer accuracy

University of New South Wales platform quantifies spatial arrangements of molecules in intact cells.

28 Apr 20
IQE stays positive amid market uncertainty

Advanced semiconductor wafer foundry says relaxed debt terms will help ensure liquidity in the event of a severe recession.

28 Apr 20
Cognex steady despite Covid disruption

Machine vision firm adapts to ‘new reality’ as chairman urges governments to better balance pandemic risks with lockdown impact.

28 Apr 20
SPIE DCS Digital Forum opens with 600-plus presentations

Based on SPIE's Digital Library platform, Digital DCS ensures latest research dissemination continues with online conferences.

28 Apr 20
LIGO and Virgo detect gravitational wave from black hole merger

Latest observation indicates benefits of optics upgrade, although Covid-19 forces suspension of operations.

27 Apr 20
Heraeus Amloy and Trumpf working on 3D printing of amorphous metals

Collaborative venture succeeds in boosting process and cost efficiency of 3D-printed amorphous parts.

23 Apr 20
Photonics Europe Digital Forum: computational imaging

In this attendee-favored plenary, Laura Waller describes how her computer-based approach to imaging could replace bulky, expensive optical tools.

22 Apr 20
Combating Covid-19: photonics industry keeps innovating

From 3D-printing protective equipment, to working on treatment technologies and developing contact-tracing and social distancing apps.

22 Apr 20
UK firms land Queen’s Awards in latest list

Birthday honors for innovation received by purveyors of metrology, machine vision, laser marking and more.

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