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First photonics technology report on automotive industry

24 July 2014
The first market report analysing the use of photonics in the automotive industry will be released in December

Laser Components expands pyro detector range with acquisition of Microwatt

17 July 2014
Laser Components has bought Microwatt Applications, a US-based manufacturer of pyroelectric detectors

EPIC calls for entries for photonics entrepreneurship award

News image15 July 2014
The European Photonics Industry Consortium (EPIC) is calling for nominations for its annual Phoenix Award, a prize that celebrates the challenges and merits of entrepreneurship

£1.5 million grant for St Andrews University to advance photonics research

14 July 2014

G&H named recipient of Innovation Award from the IOP

9 July 2014

Amplitude acquires Continuum Lasers

4 July 2014

Ophir-Spiricon wins 2014 Manufacturing Leadership Awards

25 June 2014

Imec joins Graphene Flagship to develop graphene optoelectronic devices

23 June 2014

Terahertz work wins student paper competition at CLEO

11 June 2014

Feedback for US government call needed to support photonics-based manufacturing

9 June 2014

Hamamatsu opens new facility for mass production of MOEMS devices

5 June 2014

Moon-Earth laser communication uplink to be discussed at CLEO

23 May 2014

Distl steps down from Instrument Systems

22 May 2014

Edmund Optics' 2014 Education Award announced

21 May 2014

Zecotek seeks patent for crystal manufacturing process

14 May 2014

Photonics roadmap projects awarded $1m grants to boost US manufacturing

13 May 2014

Materials processing and Asia market two strong growth areas for laser firms

13 May 2014

Trumpf agrees on joint venture for 3D printing

8 May 2014

Truesense Imaging acquired by ON Semiconductor

2 May 2014

LightPath Technologies signs contract to supply optics for Renishaw

30 April 2014

Device that screens sealed liquids in airports up for UK engineering award

29 April 2014

EU-funded project for NIR diagnostic device wins at Photonics Europe

29 April 2014

Intermolecular extends LED collaboration with Epistar

28 April 2014

Biophotonics workshop to shed light on diagnostic techniques

24 April 2014

Imec reports four per cent growth for 2013 fiscal year end

23 April 2014

SPIE analysis on global photonics market presented at Photonics Europe

23 April 2014

Chinese investment company buys LightPath shares

16 April 2014

Registration open for Invest in Photonics funding

16 April 2014

EU REACH and RoHS regulations limiting optics community, say industry experts

16 April 2014

4D launch microscopy competition

16 April 2014

Finalists for AKL laser materials processing prize announced

16 April 2014

Laser Support Services to open photonics retail unit

16 April 2014

Philips announced as first sponsor of International Year of Light 2015

16 April 2014