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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

11 February 2022

Matthew Dale speaks with ESA to learn about the opportunities arising for photonics in the space sector

11 February 2022

Europe’s volume silicon photonics manufacturing capacity has not been directly addressed in the Commission's plan, which could limit overall digital sovereignty

04 February 2022

Recruiting at historically Black universities is just one way companies are working to create a more diverse workforce, finds Jessica Rowbury

01 February 2022

Carlos Lee of EPIC talks to Dominique Lupinski, CEO and founder of Cristal Laser, which grows and fabricates nonlinear optical crystals