21 September 2017

CST Global, a UK-based semiconductor foundry, has received a UK government grant of £202,056 to develop a single mode vertical cavity surface emitting laser as part of a project producing commercial miniature atomic clocks

18 September 2017

Greater Rochester Enterprise (GRE), an economic development organisation formed to attract new businesses to the region, and the New York Photonics Industry Association, a non-profit that promotes the New York State optics, photonics and imaging industry, have formed a strategic alliance

12 September 2017

ULO Optics, a global manufacturer of infrared optics, has purchased Laser Beam Products

12 September 2017

The University of Huddersfield’s Institute of Railway Research (IRR) in the UK is investigating the use of Distributed Acoustic Sensing technology to detect faults on the railways

12 September 2017

A team of scientists has improved the light absorption of crystalline solar cells by integrating a sub-micron thin, nanophotonic silicon film for the first time

11 September 2017

Laser Systems Europe, a magazine for integrators and users of laser systems from the team behind Electro Optics, is investigating the market research landscape in the laser systems industry, and is running a survey

07 September 2017

The Fraunhofer FEP will be will be introducing a new generation of organic photodiodes on silicon substrates (OPD-on-silicon) at the SEMI European Imaging & Sensors Summit 2017 taking place in Grenoble, France on September 20-22

07 September 2017

Quantum dot-equipped LCD television displays are set to capture the majority of the wide colour gamut television market, consultancy firm Yole Developpement has reported

06 September 2017

The world’s largest X-ray laser, the European XFEL, located in a €1.22 billion research facility in the Metropolitan Region of Hamburg, was opened on Friday 1 September and is now in operation

04 September 2017

Despite just three per cent growth in the volume of cars sold expected through to 2022, the average growth rate in sensors sales volumes will rise above 8 per cent during the next five years, and above 14 per cent growth in sales value

04 September 2017

Leti, a technology research institute based in France, and Mentor, a Siemens business, has launched an emulator service to boost return on investment (ROI) and speed up time to market for European chipmakers

25 August 2017

Members of spectroscopy firm Avantes assisted the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) and NASA scientists take spectral measurements of the recent solar eclipse vissible from the United States on 21 August