AMS Technologies and Exfo team up

04 February 2008

AMS Technologies has signed a distribution agreement with Exfo, a test and measurement company in the telecommunications industry.

Powerlase and Irish university blast into laser research deal

31 January 2008

National University of Ireland Galway (NUI Galway) has signed a contract with Powerlase to begin research into laser materials processing.

Chinese company picks Ocean Optics' spectrometers for LED sorting

31 January 2008

Chinese company Huge Winners CNC System has chosen Ocean Optics' miniature fibre optic spectrometers to use in its LED sorting systems.

SPIE Photonics West will move to Moscone

28 January 2008

SPIE Photonics West will move from San Jose to San Francisco in 2010, SPIE senior director of Events and Global Services Janice Walker has announced.

National Instruments named as top company to work for

28 January 2008

Fortune magazine has released its annual ranking of the top 100 companies to work for, listing Austin-based National Instruments as number 79.

IMEC goes to Taiwan

23 January 2008

IMEC has set up an IMEC Taiwan branch in the Hsinchu Science Park, which is expected to grow into an R&D centre within the next six months.

Albany Nanocollege and IMEC to collaborate on EUV lithography

22 January 2008

The College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE) and IMEC will jointly perform extreme ultraviolet lithography (EUVL) experiments to accelerate the introduction of EUVL into manufacturing.

Four million polarisation stabilised VCSELs shipped

22 January 2008

Bookham has shipped more than 4 million polarisation stabilised VCSELs for optical computer mouse applications, and has shifted manufacturing to its High Power Laser facility in Zurich, Switzerland, to meet increasing demand.

Laserline selects Very High Brightness bar for industrial direct diode systems

22 January 2008

Laserline has selected Bookham's Very High Brightness (VHB) bar to support its high brightness direct diode laser systems.

LightPath announces a $10m venture with Chinese partner

21 January 2008

LightPath Technologies has entered into a joint venture agreement with CDGM Glass Co.

NDC Infrared Engineering celebrates 10 year anniversary

21 January 2008

In January 2008, NDC Infrared Engineering celebrated 10 years of business since the merger of NDC Systems and Infrared Engineering.

Light Tec Joins ORA in Europe

21 January 2008

ORA has selected Light Tec as its new software distribution and support partner in Europe.