Project aims to develop cheaper three-photon microscope

27 September 2019

A new low-cost three-photon microscope, capable of obtaining tissue data at greater tissue depths than currently available is in development

Bioprinting project gets EU grant for skin healing solutions

26 September 2019

Regenerative medicine project nAngioDerm has been funded with €747K ($822K) from the EU to bring solutions for acute wounds

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26 September 2019

In particular, we are looking at collaboration between industry and academia in the field of photonics

II-VI and Lite-On Technology partner to mass produce lidar components

19 September 2019

Semiconductor laser company II-VI is partnering with Lite-On Technology for the volume manufacturing and commercialisation of packaged semiconductor lasers for mass-market lidar

Plan with China in mind, says EPIC's Carlos Lee

19 September 2019

Carlos Lee, director general of EPIC, notes the importance of the Chinese market for European photonics firms

Hamamatsu to supply silicon sensors for CERN upgrades

19 September 2019

European particle physics laboratory CERN has signed three contracts with Hamamatsu for the supply of silicon sensors for its ATLAS and CMS trackers

Researchers enhance laser-based ultrasound for non-destructive testing

11 September 2019

A team of researchers has developed an improved non-contact, laser-based method for generating ultrasonic waves for non-destructive testing applications

Laser printing produces waterproof e-textiles cheaply and rapidly

05 September 2019

The cost-efficient and scaleable method can produce textiles embedded with energy storage devices in minutes

LBP Optics acquires Symons Mirror Technology

05 September 2019

British Optics manufacturer LBP Optics is has purchased UK-based Symons Mirror Technology (SMT), a diamond machining company

European Photonics Industry Consortium (EPIC) partners with virtual reality association

03 September 2019

The agreement between EPIC and the VR/AR Association (VRARA) aims to strengthen both the photonics and augmented/virtual reality industries

SPIE launches $2.5m educational-funding initiative

16 August 2019

The SPIE Endowment Matching Programme will enhance educational capacity in optics and photonics

Thorlabs acquires Raman spectroscopy company

13 August 2019

Coda Devices is a manufacturer of laboratory and portable Raman spectrometers used for non-destructive chemical analysis