MEMS-based device to analyse lunar water content

01 December 2006

Polychromix is collaborating with Nasa to provide its Digital Transform near-infrared spectrometers for determining water content on the surface of the Moon's South Pole.

Breault Research Organisation provides training classes

01 December 2006

Breault Research Organisation has released a new schedule of training classes that will enable optical designers to efficiently and accurately solve optical challenges using the company's Advanced Systems Analysis Program.

StockerYale acquires Photonic Products in $9.4m bid.

01 December 2006

StockerYale, a supplier of photonics-based products, has acquired UK-based Photonics Products for $9.4m in cash, stocks and bonds.

Gamma Scientific joins forces with UDT Instruments

01 December 2006

Gamma Scientific, a manufacturer of light measurement instruments, has joined forces with UDT Instruments, a provider of electro-optical instruments, to create a comprehensive light-measurement solutions resource.

Qioptiq appoints business development manager for commercial optics

25 September 2006

The Qioptiq Group has appointed Peter Griffith to the newly-created position of business development manager for commercial optics in the USA and Canada.

SensL launches photon counting training course

19 September 2006

SensL has developed a first degree level training course in photon counting and timing, aimed at those who wish to learn and explore new technology and techniques in photon detection.

New faces at Armstrong Optical

18 September 2006

Rob Roach returns to the company after a two-year absence, and will be developing sales of optical components and subassemblies. Angie Routledge joins the company as office manager

Photonic Products to offer subassembly design and manufacture

11 September 2006

Manufacturer and distributor Photonic Products is now able to offer OEMs and system integrators a subassembly design and manufacture service and one-stop source for precision CNC multi-axis sliding-head milling and turning.