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06 July 2016

Russ Swan discusses the market barriers for MEMS and MOEMS technology, which has long been touted as the next industrial revolution

06 July 2016

Matthew Dale explores some of the fibre laser technology operating at longer wavelengths than the standard 1μm

06 July 2016

Jessica Rowbury looks at the development of an analytical space system that could, in the future, be used to ensure countries comply to climate action plans

07 June 2016

Jessica Rowbury finds that sensor technology is impacting the design, engineering, and management of infrastructure

07 June 2016

Rachel Berkowitz looks at the photonics technology being developed for probing the universe, which in turn is leading to better commercial products

07 June 2016

Matthew Dale looks at how photonics technology is aiding the development of smaller endoscopes with better functionality

05 May 2016

The UK's 270 million pound quantum technologies programme is drawing attention from the photonics industry globally, finds Andy Extance

05 May 2016

Some consider optical components to be mere carriers for the vanishingly-thin elements that do the actual work - the coatings. Russ Swan reviews the recent developments for improving the laser induced damage thresholds of optical coatings

05 May 2016

Ford has demonstrated that its lidar sensing system can function independently from cameras and radar

05 May 2016

Jessica Rowbury looks at how various spectroscopic methods are being used in the field of cultural heritage

30 March 2016

Jessica Rowbury speaks to Professor Huiyun Liu and Professor Alwyn Seeds from University College London, who are part of a research team that has developed the first reliable laser grown on silicon

30 March 2016

Current developments in research-grade lasers are increasing the power, compressing the pulses, and exploring new wavelengths. Russ Swan reviews a technology that is answering fundamental questions about the universe

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