Photonics.com This is the syndication feed for photonics.com. http://www.photonics.com/ Fri, 26 Aug 2016 02:42:06 GMT Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:14:00 GMT 1800 2D Perovskite Combines High Efficiency and Stability for Photovoltaics, Optoelectronics A 2D layered perovskite with crystalline properties has demonstrated more than triple the efficiency of previous 2D perovskites, while also demonstrating significantly more stability than 3D... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61038 A61038 Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:14:00 GMT Shakespeare Appointed Head of SPI Lasers Customer Service Fiber laser developer SPI Lasers UK Ltd. has appointed Matt Shakespeare as head of service, responsible for leading customer support teams across the globe. “I am delighted to be leading... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61035 A61035 Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:45:41 GMT Preco Receives Order from Senai Laser system manufacturer Preco Inc. has announced a $1.7 million order for a high powered, multi-laser development and manufacturing cell from the Brazilian Senai Institute of Laser Innovation in... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61034 A61034 Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:43:47 GMT nLight Ships 1,000th Alta Laser Semiconductor and fiber laser manufacturer nLight Corp. has announced the shipment of the 1,000th unit of its alta industrial fiber laser. “Last year, we cut the ribbon on our new fiber... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61033 A61033 Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:41:08 GMT 3D Laser Technology Designs Microscopy Tips at Nanoscale Mechanically stable atomic force microscopy (AFM) tips with arbitrary shapes can now be added to existing AFM cantilevers using 3D direct laser writing technology based on two-photon polymerization... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61032 A61032 Wed, 24 Aug 2016 16:29:58 GMT Max Levy, II-VI Merge Patterning developer Max Levy Autograph Inc. has merged with II-VI Optical Systems. The merger aims to combine the patterning expertise of Max Levy Autograph with the material, optical systems... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61030 A61030 Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:04:36 GMT Universal Laser Systems Granted Hybrid Technology Patent Laser materials processing developer Universal Laser Systems Inc. has been granted a patent for its MultiWave Hybrid technology. The MultiWave Hybrid technology combines beams from multiple... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61029 A61029 Wed, 24 Aug 2016 08:08:30 GMT De Silva Appointed to Nanotech Board Graphene technology developer Nanotech Energy Inc. has appointed Dr. Mahi de Silva to its board of directors. "We are delighted to announce that Dr. Mahi de Silva has joined our board,”... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61028 A61028 Wed, 24 Aug 2016 08:06:19 GMT Arizona Technology Council, AOIA to Partner for Industry Promotion The Arizona Technology Council and the Arizona Optics Industry Association (AOIA) have signed a collaborative agreement to form the Arizona Optics Industry Committee for industry advocacy. The... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61027 A61027 Wed, 24 Aug 2016 07:52:05 GMT Electron Spin Control of Nanoparticles May Advance Sensor Technology A technique used to detect and control the electron spin resonance (ESR) of nanodiamonds in a vacuum chamber may lead to the development of novel sensors for detecting, measuring and monitoring... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61026 A61026 Tue, 23 Aug 2016 15:00:00 GMT Imaging Technique Enhances Face Recognition in Variable Lighting Conditions A novel technique manages the effect of lighting on photometric-based human face recognition through a fuzzy-based illumination invariant method. The technique, named OptiFuzz, uses an extended... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61024 A61024 Mon, 22 Aug 2016 15:00:00 GMT Infinera Deploys Network Across MENA Intelligent transport network provider Infinera has deployed its DTN-X XTC series across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Submarine Cable System’s subsea network. The series... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61023 A61023 Mon, 22 Aug 2016 10:44:54 GMT Assembly Appoints US Representatives Assembly Solutions LLC, JW Sales LLC and Marketing Engineers of Ohio Inc. are now representatives of optical inspection provider Saki America Inc., providing sales support for its line of 2D and 3D... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61022 A61022 Mon, 22 Aug 2016 10:41:55 GMT 2D Graphene Photodetectors Offer Path to Novel Optoelectronics A novel way to detect and harvest low-energy photons using heterostructures made of 2D materials and graphene may overcome the limitations of conventional semiconductor devices, and could lead to... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61020 A61020 Fri, 19 Aug 2016 11:08:23 GMT Jenoptik, Western Australia Police Partner for Traffic Monitoring Jenoptik’s Traffic Solutions division has signed a contract with the Western Australia Police for the delivery, installation, maintenance and operation of 81 traffic monitoring systems. ... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61019 A61019 Fri, 19 Aug 2016 09:41:36 GMT Centrotherm Revenues Decrease While Photovoltaic Segment Rises Centrotherm Photovoltaics AG has announced that consolidated sales in the first half of 2016 fell to €61.9 million ($70.2 million) from last year’s €86 million ($97.4 million) figure.... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61018 A61018 Fri, 19 Aug 2016 09:39:06 GMT Trumpf Reports Sales Increase For FY2015-2016, the Trumpf Group registered a 3 percent increase in sales from €2.7 billion (about $3.1 billion) to €2.8 billion ($3.2 million). "Even though we were unable to keep... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61017 A61017 Thu, 18 Aug 2016 14:05:43 GMT Fenske Appointed CEO of Edinburgh Instruments Techcomp Ltd. has appointed Roger Fenske as the new CEO of laser and spectrometer developer Edinburgh Instruments. Roger has worked for Edinburgh Instruments for more than 14 years, bringing a... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61016 A61016 Thu, 18 Aug 2016 14:03:29 GMT Wearable Device May Lower PTSD Risk Use of a wearable neurotechnology device by military personnel could improve sleep and help regulate circadian rhythms, thereby lowering the risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD),... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61015 A61015 Thu, 18 Aug 2016 12:16:22 GMT Solar Lighting Could Create 2 Million Jobs in Developing Countries A shift to solar LED systems and away from fuel-based lighting in the developing world may spur economic development as well as environmental improvements, creating an estimated 2 million solar-based... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61014 A61014 Wed, 17 Aug 2016 15:00:00 GMT