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28 April 2022

As Ayar Labs secures investment to develop its silicon photonics technology, Robert Roe speaks to Hugo Saleh about the firm's plans

22 April 2022

Tom Hausken spoke with Electro Optics about innovation, product development, the skills shortage, supply chain issues and more.

21 April 2022

Matthew Dale asks whether quantum technologies are ready to be seen on the global stage at one of the world’s largest photonics exhibitions

08 April 2022

Carlos Lee, EPIC’s director general, talks to Heikki Timonen, director of GEHT International

07 April 2022

Europe needs to prioritise photonics to avoid market share losses as seen in the semiconductor industry, states Carlos Lee, EPIC’s director general

07 April 2022

Being confident and optimistic about future success may not come naturally to data-driven scientists – but it is key to approaching challenges outside of the lab, writes Dr David Giltner, founder and president of TurningScience

11 March 2022

The chip shortage is a long term problem for the photonics industry, according to those attending the Electro Optics roundtable on supply chain issues.

07 March 2022

Matthew Dale learns that focusing too heavily on quantum technologies could create long-term risks for the UK

04 March 2022

Rob Roe details how lasers and optics have enabled recent breakthroughs at the National Ignition Facility

04 March 2022

Carlos Lee, EPIC’s director general, talks to Rick Mannello, CEO of Boston Electronics, which specialises in UV and IR detectors and signal processing electronics for photodetection

02 March 2022

Quantum clocks, computers and data networks could all benefit from photonics advances, it was told at Photonics West on Demand last week

17 February 2022

Intel's purchase of Tower Semiconductors could advance silicon photonics manufacturing, says Jose Capmany, founder of iPronics Programmable Photonics