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Photonics to benefit from US export control reform?
The proposed reforms to US Munitions List Category XII are expected to be published soon, a change in regulation that could be controversial among the optics and photonics industry, writes Jennifer Douris, a lobbyist at SPIE
Jenoptik''s Lasers and Optical Systems segment helps stabilise finances
Jenoptik''s Lasers and Optical Systems segment has helped stabilise the company''s finances in what proved to be a difficult financial year in 2014
St Andrews University and M Squared Lasers sign Biophotonics License Agreement
A Biophotonics Licence Agreement has been established between the University of St Andrews in Scotland and laser and photonics company, M Squared Lasers, with an aim to develop a number of new technologies to detect and treat conditions such as Cancer and Alzheimer''s
Collaboration is dead, long live collaboration!
Following moderating a discussion at SPIE Photonics West in February on biophotonics funding, Mark Hutchinson, director of the Australian Research Council''s Centre of Excellence for Nanoscale Biophotonics, argues that a more integrated, transdisciplinary research environment is needed in biophotoni...
Photonics chip opens up potential to control natural disasters
A team of engineers has developed a photonics chip capable of harnessing natural disasters such as tsunamis and tornadoes. The research, published in Nature Physics, makes it possible to generate and control nanoscale rogue waves
Lamda Research collaborates with Luxexcel to provide 3D printed plastic optics
Lambda Research, a designer of illuminationa and optical design software, has teamed up with Luxexcel in order to provide customised 3D printed plastic optics
Large Hadron Collider set to double its power in May
CERN, the European Organisation for Nuclear Research, has announced that the world''s most powerful particle accelerator is about to start up again and enter into a second phase of collisions in May
Inventors of two-photon microscopy win European neuroscience award
A 1 million Euro European neuroscience research prize has been awarded to the inventors of two-photon microscopy, a technique which has transformed the way the brain is studied
Biophotonics to be a focus area at Laser World of Photonics
One of the focus areas for the Laser World of Photonics trade fair, due to take place in Munich, 22-25 June 2015, will be biophotonics and medical applications, the show organiser Messe Munchen has announced
Computers that learn could become reality thanks to novel optical fibresStories 1 - 10 of 235
Computers that function like the human brain could soon become a reality thanks to a research project carried out by scientists from the UK and Singapore