In Waltham, Mass., PerkinElmer Inc. has signed an exclusive licensing agreement with Max Planck Innovation of Garching, Germany, the technology transfer organization of the Max Planck Society. The American company will receive access to its partner’s ultrafast, low-crosstalk solid-state silicon photomultiplier technology, which it hopes will help it combine magnetic resonance and positron emission tomography capabilities into one device.
- The technology of generating and harnessing light and other forms of radiant energy whose quantum unit is the photon. The science includes light emission, transmission, deflection, amplification and detection by optical components and instruments, lasers and other light sources, fiber optics, electro-optical instrumentation, related hardware and electronics, and sophisticated systems. The range of applications of photonics extends from energy generation to detection to communications and...
MORE FROM PHOTONICS MEDIA