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20 Apr 21
European photovoltaics is booming, says Fraunhofer ISE

As research agency joins Spanish 5GW PV project; ISE researchers hit “record” 26% efficiency for both-sides solar cell.

20 Apr 21
QLM lands £3M seed fund for quantum lidar gas imaging

University of Bristol spin-out initially targeting methane emissions with single-photon camera sensors.

20 Apr 21
Whitest paint assists progress to cooler climate

Purdue University project could optimize radiant cooling from films and paints.

19 Apr 21
Samsung LED design shrinks car headlamp size by up to 50%

“PixCell LED” format is optimized for intelligent adaptive driving beam – an ADAS feature.

16 Apr 21
SPIE reveals Startup Challenge 2021 semi-finalists

Finals of the annual pitch competition to be held 2 June; virtual training sessions also announced.

15 Apr 21
SPIE DCS 2021: NGA embraces historic inflection point

Research director Cindy Daniell describes new research philosophies for the DoD combat support unit.

15 Apr 21
Amplitude Laser launches Elite high-energy nanosecond lasers

France-based firm expands its portfolio of lasers and pumps for Pulsar TW and PW laser chains.

15 Apr 21
SPIE DCS 2021: Lockheed Martin holds the line during pandemic

Military-aerospace supplier reveals how it maintains supply chains and recruits new blood while facing past year’s biggest challenge.

15 Apr 21
SPIE DCS 2021: Nuburu suggests blue benefits for directed energy weapons

CEO Mark Zediker outlines rapid progress in blue emitters and models indicating faster ‘kill time’ at the shorter wavelength.

15 Apr 21
Novel ‘scattering-invariant’ light mode probes opaque materials

Researchers at Utrecht and TU Vienna develop new form of light waves that travel through opaque materials.

14 Apr 21
SPIE DCS 2021: Plenary talk considers military sensing challenges

Dr. Donald Reago from US Army’s C5ISR describes how modern sensing is transforming the “analog soldier” into a “digital soldier”.

14 Apr 21
Boost for hyperspectral satellite monitoring as Orbital Sidekick raises $16M

Series A venture round bolsters plan for space-based pipeline monitoring and wildfire risk management.

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