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15 Jul 20
Halliburton and Technip announce subsea fiber optic sensing solution

Distributed acoustic sensing technology is designed to reduce oil reservoir knowledge uncertainty and cut cost of ownership.

15 Jul 20
ASML snaps up Berliner Glas as EUV orders near €10BN

CEO says business operations returned to normal in recent weeks; now expects 'growth year' in 2020.

15 Jul 20
Ex-SMLM microscopy images proteins with molecular resolution

University of Würzburg combines two super-resolution techniques to preserve structural details.

14 Jul 20
Scaled-up perovskite solar cells exceed highest recorded power conversion

Developed by NTU Singapore scientists using existing industry method, the achievement "takes perovskites a step closer to market."

14 Jul 20
US Army Research Lab laser-treats aluminum to purify dirty water

Burst of femtosecond laser pulses etch metal panel to create pitch black surface making it highly absorptive.

14 Jul 20
Quantum-focused startups win IOP accolades

Four young UK companies developing optics-based products are tipped for success by the Institute of Physics.

14 Jul 20
Inscopix, Bruker hook up on neurophotonics hardware

Collaboration between startup and laboratory equipment giant combines miniature microscopes with multiphoton techniques.

14 Jul 20
Scaling up photonic circuits offers route to quantum processors

MIT integrates artificial atoms with photonic circuits in largest quantum chip of its type.

13 Jul 20
Copernicus Sentinel-1 tracks progress of giant iceberg over three years

The 100km-long "A-68" iceberg, which calved from Antarctica in 2017, is now 1000km away from birthplace and shrinking.

13 Jul 20
Fraunhofer ILT and partners develop laser joining method for plastic parts

Process for connecting transparent plastic developed in the newly-completed SeQuLas project.

09 Jul 20
Covid-19 update: 09 July 2020

A round-up of this week's coronavirus-related news and countermeasures from the photonics industry.

09 Jul 20
Oak Ridge Lab develops microscope with a chemical lens

Noninvasive instrument allows researchers to capture bio-images with ultrashort laser pulses.

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