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Forthcoming events

Lasys

Stuttgart, Germany
31 May-2 June 2016
Messe Stuttgart

CLEO 2016

San Jose, CA, USA
5-10 June 2016
The Optical Society

Optatec

Frankfurt, Germany
7-9 June 2016
P. E. Schall

11th International Workshop on Advanced Multiphoton and FLIM Techniques

Vestec near Prague
13-15 June 2016
Becker & Hickl

Optical Interference Coatings

Tuscon, Arizona, USA
19-24 June 2016
The Optical Society

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Latest Issue

Electro Optics cover

Spectroscopy

Painting a spectral picture

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

Quantum photonics

A quantum leap towards the market

Optical coatings

Armour for optics

Autonomous vehicles

Lidar-equipped Ford navigates in pitch darkness

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Analysis & Opinion

A new era in Australian photonics

News image24 May 2016
With the opening of Australia's first nanoscience research centre in April, Professor Ben Eggleton, leader of the Nanoscale Photonic Circuits Programme at the University of Sydney, discusses the centre's activities in developing photonics integrated circuits

What would Britain's exit from the EU mean for the photonics industry?

News image19 May 2016
Dr John Lincoln, from the UK's Photonics Leadership Group, the EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Photonics, and consultancy firm Harlin, gives his opinion on whether Britain should remain part of the European Union, and how this could impact photonics

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White Papers

The taccor comb - high power frequency comb with 1 GHz mode spacing

By Albrecht Bartels and Matthias Beck of Laser Quantum
6 May 2016

Identifying Natural and Synthetic Gems

By Cicely A. Rathmell, MSc.
19 April 2016
White Paper Lead Image

Creating ultra-short phase stabilised pulses for high harmonic generation (HHG)

By Thomas Binhammer, Laser Quantum
10 February 2016

Fluorescence spectroscopy of wine

By Edinburgh Instruments
1 December 2015

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Latest press releases

MTCS-INT-AB5

20 May 2016
SENSORS AND DETECTORS
MAZeT, the development and manufacturing services provider for embedded systems and optoelectronics, has introduced the MTCS-INT-AB5 sensor board for the fully integrated MTCS-CDCAF sensor chip from the Jencolor product line
MAZeT

Model 766

20 May 2016
LASERS AND DIODES
Analog Modules has released its Short Pulse Seed Laser Diode Driver, Model 766. The product offers user-adjustable pulse width capability as low as 150ps and as high as 1ns
Analog Modules

Photline DR-PL-10-MO driver

20 May 2016
LASER SYSTEMS
Modulator drivers can be used to boost the signal voltage to the levels suitable for the modulator. Laser Components offers the Photline range of RF drivers
Laser Components

GS-1290

20 May 2016
SPECTROSCOPY
Gamma Scientific

Spectroscopy expert Nick Barnett joins Pro-Lite

20 May 2016
NEWS RELEASES
Pro-Lite

Edinburgh Instruments' Lectureship in Photochemistry and Photophysics at Duke University

20 May 2016
NEWS RELEASES
Edinburgh Instruments