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Microscopy

Microscopy made super

The resolving power of super resolution microscopy is opening up new areas of research in cell biology, as Jessica Rowbury discovers

Photovoltaics

Clear future for solar power

Jessica Rowbury reports on a transparent solar concentrator developed at Michigan State University that could lead the way to putting solar cells on windows or even smart phone screens

Optical coatings

Rising to the ion challenge

In order to obtain the properties required from complex optical coatings, companies running ion beam sputtering machines have had to improve the control of the deposition process. Greg Blackman looks at the technology involved

Day of Photonics

A day out at your local photonics firm

Tom Eddershaw looks at the activities planned for the upcoming Day of Photonics, an initiative organised by EPIC to raise awareness of photonics technologies