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Photonics Media Seeks Presenters for Biophotonic Imaging Digital Conference
PITTSFIELD, Mass., Jan. 26, 2015 — Researchers in the field of bioimaging around the world are invited to give presentations at a digital conference to be hosted by Photonics Media this summer. “Biophotonic Imaging for Medicine” will focus on a range of light-based imaging and microscopy techniques for diagnosing and assessing illness, or studying other attributes and functions of biological tissue in a biomedical context. It will take place from 1 to 5 p.m. EST on Thursday, June 11. Click here to...

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Corning Expands Hyperspectral Imaging Portfolio with NovaSol Acquisition
CORNING, N.Y., Jan. 22, 2015 — Corning Inc. has acquired assets of advanced hyperspectral imaging systems developer NovaSol. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Headquartered in Honolulu, NovaSol specializes in the research and development of active and passive...
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Laser 2000 to Distribute Headwall Products in Europe
WESSLING, Germany, Jan. 22, 2015 — Laser 2000 GmbH will distribute Headwall Photonics hyperspectral sensors and accessories in Germany, Austria, Sweden, Norway and Finland. Headwall, headquartered in Fitchburg, Mass., offers remote sensing and advanced machine vision systems...

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Nanoparticle Works with 6 Types of Bioimaging
BUFFALO, N.Y., Jan. 21, 2015 — A new type of nanoparticle traceable through six distinct imaging methods could help medical professionals better diagnose diseases and enhance identification of the boundaries of tumors. The combination of imaging techniques could allow...
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Computer Model Details QD Interaction with Protein
SYRACUSE, N.Y., Jan. 16, 2015 — A new computer modeling approach could increase understanding of how nanoscale quantum dots (QDs) interact with biological systems. QDs are used in a number of bioimaging applications, including in vivo imaging of tumor cells, detection of...

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Basler Names Manager of Sales, Business Development
AHRENSBURG; Germany, Jan. 14, 2015 — Mark Williams, Basler’s new sales and business development manager, will be responsible for providing support and application engineering to customers in the U.K. He will work with Basler’s distributor, MultiPix Imaging...
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Basler Offers Online Lens Selector
AHRENSBURG, Germany, Jan. 14, 2015 — A new online lens selector from Basler allows users to quickly and easily identify a suitable lens with the right focal length for their camera application. The user enters the data for their application, such as necessary angle of view,...

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Fraunhofer, NextIn Collaborate on Wafer Inspection System
DRESDEN, Germany, Jan. 13, 2015 — The Fraunhofer Institute for Photonic Microsystems (IPMS) and NextIn Inc. of South Korea have entered into a collaborative relationship for the evaluation of a defect inspection system. The user interface of the Aegis I Defect Inspection...
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Mikrotron Chooses Russian, Swedish Distributors
MUNICH, Jan. 13, 2015 — Mikrotron GmbH’s high-speed recording cameras will now be distributed in Russia by Sedatec Ltd. of Moscow and in Sweden by Precision Technic Nordic of Stockholm. Mikrotron develops digital high-speed cameras, image processing...

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Olmec Commissioned for Radiator Inspection System
NORTH LINCOLNSHIRE, England, Jan. 13, 2015 — Olmec Ltd. has been commissioned for a vision inspection station for a Tier 2 supplier of injection-molded components for vehicle radiators. The user interface for the radiator component inspection system. Courtesy of Olmec Ltd. ...
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‘World’s Largest Camera’ Secures Key DOE Approval
MENLO PARK, Calif., Jan. 12, 2015 — The U.S. Department of Energy has granted intermediate approval for construction of a 3.2-gigapixel CCD camera to be integrated into the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST). Components of the 3-ton camera will be built by an...

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Lockheed: NIR Camera for Space Telescope Exceeds Expectations
PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 7, 2015 — Lockheed Martin said its NIRCam near-infrared camera, developed in collaboration with the University of Arizona for the James Webb Space Telescope, exceeded expectations during recent testing. The instrument is the primary science camera on...
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Partnerships Aim to Produce Smartphone 3-D Cameras
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 7, 2015 — Two business partnerships are setting out on separate missions to develop compact 3-D cameras for mobile devices and, potentially, machine vision applications. Pelican Imaging of Santa Clara, Calif., and Jabil Circuit Inc. of St....

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Drug Fluoresces, Kills Cancer Under 1 Wavelength
CORVALLIS, Ore., Jan. 6, 2015 — A combined imaging and phototherapy technique could help guide surgeons removing chemotherapy-resistant tumors and kill any cancer cells the surgeons miss. Researchers at Oregon State University said their technique prevented cancer...
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American Infrared Solutions Announces Expansion
HUDSON, N.H., Jan. 5, 2015 — American Infrared Solutions (AIRS) has expanded its staff and laboratories. The company said it has increased its sensor fabrication and high-vacuum dewar processing capacity by 150 percent, allowing for additional production capabilities...

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Viruses Reveal Color-Coded Brain
SOUTHAMPTON, England, Jan. 5, 2015 — A technique for introducing multiple fluorescent labels in vivo could deepen scientists’ understanding of the brain. Researchers at the University of Southampton injected mouse brains with a solution containing three viral vectors...
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Tumor-Zapping Endoscope in Development
BUFFALO, N.Y., Dec. 31, 2014 — A proposed endoscope that would provide high-quality images of tumors in internal organs could also assist in the delivery of chemotherapy drugs. Spatial frequency domain imaging gives the endoscope improved image contrast by projecting...

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Flir Gets $27M Order for Threat Detection Systems
WILSONVILLE, Ore., Dec. 29, 2014 — Flir Systems Inc. has received a $27.1 million order for its integrated chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosives (CBRNE) threat response system under a five-year contract with the U.S. Department of Defense. The systems...
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Zecotek Settles Patent Lawsuit Against Philips, Saint-Gobain
SINGAPORE, Dec. 23, 2014 — Zecotek Photonics Inc. has settled a patent lawsuit its imaging subsidiary brought against Philips and Saint-Gobain Corp. in 2012. The suit alleged Saint-Gobain’s lutetium fine silicate (LFS) scintillation crystals infringed on...

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2-D Material Shows Promise for Image Sensing
HOUSTON, Dec. 22, 2014 — Ultrathin chalcogenide films could form the basis of tiny, adaptable bioimagers. Composed of copper indium selenide (CIS), a prototype three-pixel CCD has already demonstrated the ability to capture and store image information, according to...
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Mass General, Infraredx Partner to Explore Cardiovascular Imaging Devices
BURLINGTON, Mass., Dec. 16, 2014 — Infraredx is teaming up with Massachusetts General Hospital and researcher Dr. Gary Tearney to develop new and combination technologies to provide enhanced information about coronary disease in patients. “Coronary imaging has rapidly...

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Smaller, Faster Lidar Could Map Seafloor from Aerial Drones
ATLANTA, Dec. 15, 2014 — A lidar system light enough to fly on a drone and fast enough to process highly distorted signals in real time could enhance underwater mapping and security. Firing a high-power green laser 10,000th of a second, a prototype built at the...
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Thales, ICFO Partner on MIR Lasers
BARCELONA, Spain, Dec. 9, 2014 — The Institute of Photonic Sciences (ICFO) will collaborate with the Thales Group of France to develop ultrafast mid-infrared lasers with high energies and repetition rates. Targeted applications for the lasers include IR spectroscopy and...

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Euresys Picks 2 North American Distributors
ANGLEUR, Belgium, Dec. 8, 2014 — Machine vision firm Euresys has chosen Saber1 Technologies LLC and Motion Analysis Inc. as its North American distributors. Euresys develops products and services for image acquisition and vision-oriented analysis, and recently launched a...
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Biospeckle Laser Method IDs Fruits’ Peak Ripeness
BEIRUT, Dec. 4, 2014 — There is a relatively small window of “peak edibleness” for fruits such as apples and tomatoes. Imagine being able to fit in that window at precisely the right time for an optimal harvest. That is now possible with a new laser technique....






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