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03 Sep 19
Toyota teams up with 3D Systems on laser sintering

Partnership with the auto giant's motorsports division looks to advance laser additive manufacturing techniques.

03 Sep 19
Improved diffuse optical tomography allows imaging deeper within the brain

Washington University in St. Louis and University of Birmingham use phase data to boost image quality.

02 Sep 19
University of Strathclyde to host new quantum research center

Photonics and quantum technology development firm M Squared is opening a quantum research facility in Glasgow, Scotland.

02 Sep 19
Gold nanoparticles offer route to prostate cancer therapy

Clinical trial evaluates Nanospectra Biosciences technology in latest anti-cancer application.

29 Aug 19
Schott and EV Group team up on mixed-reality wafers

Glass giant partners with lithography equipment firm to mass produce high-refractive-index material.

29 Aug 19
ESA’s Copernicus Sentinel-3 satellites document Amazon fires

Sentinel-3 spots 4000 fires between 1st-24th August, 2019, compared with 1110 in same period in 2018.

28 Aug 19
Self-calibrating endoscope offers improved 3D imaging of cells

TU Dresden design enables real-time calibration for lab-on-a-chip and optogenetics studies.

28 Aug 19
Laser-printing technique produces waterproof e-textiles in minutes

Next-gen waterproof smart fabrics will be laser printed with graphene elements, say its developers at RMIT, Melbourne.

28 Aug 19
California team tailors ultrafast laser pulse train to weld ceramics

San Diego researchers devise an approach that could solve a key problem in materials processing.

28 Aug 19
Former Google engineer charged with theft of lidar trade secrets

Anthony Levandowski left Google’s Waymo division to set up self-driving startup subsequently acquired by Uber.

27 Aug 19
Raytheon sensor to fly on NASA satellite to monitor Earth's oceans

Geostationary Littoral Imaging and Monitoring Radiometer being built under University of New Hampshire contract.

27 Aug 19
Tibit completes $25M Series B funding

New investment in optical transceiver developer led by Intel Capital plus new backers Swisscom and AJU IB.

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