Analysis & opinion

06 May 2020

With increased interest in using UV light to deactivate viruses, Robert Yeo, director at Pro-lite Technology, discusses the safety and effectiveness of UVC devices

Left to right: Dr Weber, Dr Neugebauer, Dr Popp

06 May 2020

Dr Karina Weber, Dr Ute Neugebauer, and Dr Juergen Popp, of Leibniz Institute of Photonic Technology (Leibniz-IPHT) Jena, spoke to Electro Optics about the advantages of optical methods in tackling global health challenges, and what we can learn from the Covid-19 crisis to advance clinical translation

02 April 2020

Christina Willis says that learning to communicate science to non-experts is a crucial part of her role in politics - a skill that all scientists should develop

04 March 2020

David Giltner, founder of TurningScience, gives tips on how postgraduates and early-career scientists can make themselves more attractive to commercial organisations

27 February 2020

Matthew Dale reports from a panel discussion at Photonics West, where experts gave advice to young people starting their career

27 February 2020

Oliver Fähnle, of Fisba, says progress in light tool optimisation relies on communities in the supply chain talking to one another

Leonardo da Vinci's Virgin of the Rocks. Copyright: The National Gallery, London 

31 January 2020

Giorgia Marucci from Pro-Lite Technology visits the National Gallery in London to find out how hyperspectral imaging was used to reveal the history behind Leonardo da Vinci’s The Virgin of the Rocks

30 January 2020

Eric Mottay talks about founding Amplitude Laser Group at a time when the industrial femtosecond laser market was 'virtually non-existent'

20 January 2020

Ahead of speaking at SPIE Photonics West, Dr Ursula Keller, head of research at ETH Zurich, discusses her career in ultrafast science

10 December 2019

At ICALEO 2019, Dr Ruth Sahler, COO at Perfect Lens, highlighted how the current customer service offerings of laser suppliers leave a lot to be desired

10 December 2019

Thomas Südmeyer, from University of Neuchâtel, discusses a new book aimed at providing role models for young researchers

08 November 2019

EPIC’s Carlos Lee talks to Ulli Hansen, co-founder and CEO of MSG Lithoglas