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Biophotonics workshop to shed light on diagnostic techniques

24 April 2014
A workshop helping to drive faster development and deployment of more accurate, less invasive diagnostic and treatment methods for cancer and other diseases will bring academia, industry, and clinicians to Houston, USA, next month

Imec reports four per cent growth for 2013 fiscal year end

23 April 2014
Nanoelectronics research center Imec has reported a four per cent growth in revenue for the fiscal year 2013. This is believed to be due to increases in collaboration with international partners and funding from European schemes

SPIE analysis on global photonics market presented at Photonics Europe

23 April 2014
SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics, has released its first report as part of an ongoing analysis on the size of the global photonics market

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

New technique to transform low-energy light detection

15 April 2014

Laser industry 'hugely important' to the Scottish economy, says politician Yousef

14 April 2014

European project launched to develop photonic and electronic devices

11 April 2014

Gooch and Housego secures £0.8m from UK Regional Growth Fund

11 April 2014

EU consortium to further photonics prototypes wraps up

8 April 2014

IET prize lecture to highlight role of lasers in solar power

7 April 2014

Research and industry leaders urge Congressional support for photonics

4 April 2014

Harvard engineering dean joins board of directors of Newport Corporation

3 April 2014

Hamamatsu opens new manufacturing facility at its Beijing subsidiary

1 April 2014

Research collaboration yields ever smaller chip features

1 April 2014

IMRA America and Jenoptik announce license agreement

1 April 2014

EPIC names 21 October as Day of Photonics

26 March 2014

Horizon 2020 launch will increase funding for photonics technologies

26 March 2014

GSI posts strong medical and precision motors earnings, but drop in scientific laser sales

20 March 2014

Criteria to accelerate commercialisation of laser products under development at LZH

20 March 2014

Michael Marsh to lead Melles Griot Optical Systems Group

18 March 2014

CVI Laser appoints VP and general manager

17 March 2014

SPI Lasers appoints new CEO

6 March 2014

GSI acquires Jadak for $93.5m to strengthen medical presence

5 March 2014

IPG grows 14 per cent in Q4 2013, driven by materials processing

5 March 2014

Rofin-Sinar acquires FiLaser technology to boost display processing capability

3 March 2014

Pro-Lite Technology opens French subsidary

3 March 2014

Smart Fibres enters into licence agreement with Bruel and Kjaer

27 February 2014