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30 November 2021

Better support is needed for the development of photonics at the component level, which is not thriving under current short-term challenge-led funding programmes, finds Jessica Rowbury

25 November 2021

Universities offering associate degrees for optics technicians could help answer the photonics skills shortage, finds Jessica Rowbury

02 November 2021

Carlos Lee, Epic’s director general, talks to Sami Musa, CEO of Chilas, a Dutch-based company specialising in ultra-narrow linewidth tuneable external cavity lasers

01 November 2021

Photonics innovation relies on stronger communication between universities and the commercial sector. Jessica Rowbury reports from the Photonex conference in Glasgow

05 October 2021

Carlos Lee, Epic’s director general, talks to Maria Chiara Ubaldi, co-founder and chief executive of Milan-based CareGlance

Image: Universal Quantum

05 October 2021

Gemma Church details Universal Quantum’s work building a million-qubit quantum computer and what’s needed from optics and lasers

Daniel Holder is a research associate for laser material processing at the University of Stuttgart's IFSW.

05 October 2021

Daniel Holder, of the IFSW at the University of Stuttgart, shares how new USP laser technologies could facilitate the rapid micromachining of silicon wafers

02 September 2021

In Electro Optics’ most recent webinar, career flexibility and interdisciplinary skills were highlighted as important traits in the future workforce

02 September 2021

Carlos Lee talks to Maik Müller, chief executive officer at Nynomic, a holding company of nine photonics enterprises operating in the life science, clean tech and green tech sectors

12 August 2021

Matthew Dale discovers a new podcast featuring scientists who have overcome adversity in their careers

18 June 2021

Carlos Lee, Epic’s director general, talks to Martina Mueller, CEO of 3D AG, a Swiss company specialising in micro and nanotechnology and holographic structures

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18 June 2021

We look at past winners of the EOS Early Career Women in Photonics Award to discover their successes and motivation