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24 Jan 23
Laser-cooled atoms to provide quantum gravimeter for satellites

European project featuring Airbus to develop atom interferometer capable of monitoring changes in sea levels.

19 Jan 23
Super-quick Covid-19 test uses new optical technology

Norway’s NTNU and partners use graphene nanosensors to quickly detect coronavirus in blood.

19 Jan 23
UCSB's Moody Lab develops new method for chip generation of single photons

Described in Nano Letters journal as “on-chip factory”, necessary for photonic-based quantum technologies.

19 Jan 23
3D camera collaboration uses longer-wavelength VCSELs

1130 nm emitters from ams Osram enable outdoor operation for autonomous platforms.

19 Jan 23
Optical coating approach prevents fogging and unwanted reflections

Technology helps sensor and camera systems perform optimally by keeping optics transparent.

18 Jan 23
UK National Grid selects Exfo for fiber-optic monitoring project…

…and Israel Electric and Prisma Photonics sign deal to monitor over 1,000 km of Israel's power network.

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.

18 Jan 23
INRS project enhances single-pixel imaging

Swept scanning approach achieves faster frame rates to capture rapid movements.

18 Jan 23
Dispelix claims holographic waveguide breakthrough for immersive AR

Development of optical combiner with displays firm VividQ touted as a game-changer for nausea-free virtual experiences.

17 Jan 23
Thorlabs extends lens expertise with JML Optical acquisition

Deal to buy Rochester firm expected to close by the time both Thorlabs and JML exhibit at Photonics West.

16 Jan 23
Novel integrated photonic circuits could close ‘terahertz gap’

EPFL, ETHZ and Harvard team develops new thin-film circuit that creates THz laser waves.

16 Jan 23
Hamamatsu laser produces 100J pulses at high repetition rate of 10Hz

Described by the company as a “milestone to help move toward the goal of laser fusion.”

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