Photonics.com This is the syndication feed for photonics.com. http://www.photonics.com/ Fri, 29 Jul 2016 19:34:14 GMT Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:03:09 GMT 1800 Integrated photonics, infinite possibilities Disruptive technologies such as self-driving cars, optical computers and ultrafast telecommunication networks all require one thing to come to fruition: more complex integrated photonic circuits. For... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60940 A60940 Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:03:09 GMT Display Technology Eliminates Need for 3D Glasses A novel design for 3D display in a cinema setting makes 3D viewable at high resolution and without the need for special eyewear. The prototype design, dubbed Cinema 3D, allows viewers to experience... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60939 A60939 Fri, 29 Jul 2016 08:14:29 GMT Purdue Startup Aims to Improve Agricultural Industry Aerial Agriculture LLC, a startup company launched by Purdue University students, aims to revolutionize the agricultural industry by building drones to capture multispectral images of entire crop... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60938 A60938 Fri, 29 Jul 2016 08:11:04 GMT Osram Acquires Novità Lighting manufacturer Osram Licht AG has expanded its specialty lighting business by acquiring Novità Technologies, a U.S. manufacturer of automotive LED modules. The company hopes to... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60937 A60937 Fri, 29 Jul 2016 08:08:00 GMT Terahertz QCL Demonstrates Record Power in CW Mode The output power of a terahertz quantum cascade laser (QCL) has been effectively doubled, producing record output power of up to 230 mW in CW mode, compared to the previous record was 138 mW. ... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60936 A60936 Thu, 28 Jul 2016 14:19:05 GMT BioTek Begins $4M Expansion in Vermont Microplate instrumentation developer BioTek Instruments Inc. has begun a $4 million expansion of its facility, adding 22,000 ft2 to support its design and manufacturing needs. Briar Alpert,... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60935 A60935 Thu, 28 Jul 2016 08:07:30 GMT Applied Image Makes Young Workforce Pledge Photonics solutions developer Applied Image Inc. has signed the Finger Lakes Advanced Manufacturer’s Enterprise (FAME) 5% Pledge to provide local young people valuable skills and work... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60934 A60934 Thu, 28 Jul 2016 08:03:36 GMT Spectroscopic 3D Map Measures Matter, Energy of 1.2 Million Galaxies The largest-ever 3D map of distant galaxies has been constructed with measurements made by the Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey (BOSS) program of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey-III,... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60932 A60932 Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:01:02 GMT Sedi-ATI Acquired by J-F Vinchant Holding J-F Vinchant Holding Strategy has acquired Sedi-ATI Fibres Optiques. Financial terms of the sale were not disclosed. The acquisition aims to boost the company’s presence in the... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60930 A60930 Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:39:23 GMT Atabak Mokari Appointed Iridex CFO, Development VP Ophthalmology technology developer Iridex Corp. has appointed Atabak Mokari as its chief financial officer and vice president of corporate development. Mokari brings 18 years of finance and... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60929 A60929 Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:36:49 GMT Framos to Distribute e2v Sensors Technology system and component manufacturer e2v has appointed imaging solutions provider Framos as its distributor for high-performance CMOS image sensors across Europe, the Middle East and Africa.... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60928 A60928 Wed, 27 Jul 2016 08:26:15 GMT NASA Develops Carbon-Nanotube Optics for Use in Telescopes Designed for Space Flight A lightweight telescope that uses a carbon-nanotube mirror is being designed to fit easily inside a CubeSat, a NASA nanosatellite measuring four inches on one side. The telescope, which may be the... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60927 A60927 Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:35:21 GMT LightPointe Launches Visible Light Company LightPointe Communications Inc., a manufacturer of long-range outdoor point-to-point wireless bridges using radio frequency and laser technology, has formed a new company focused on visible light... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60926 A60926 Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:22:57 GMT Wilson Lin Appointed CEO of General Photonics Optical instrument developer General Photonics Corp. has appointed Wilson Lin CEO. In his new role, Lin will be responsible for driving growth of the company. He will also hold a position on... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60925 A60925 Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:21:20 GMT Faro Acquires BuildIT Three-dimensional measurement and imaging solution developer Faro Technologies Inc. has acquired 3D metrology software developer BuildIT Software & Solutions Ltd. Faro will introduce... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60924 A60924 Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:19:33 GMT ANA-Detecting Microscope Cleared by FDA The Image Navigator automated microscope from diagnostic instrumentation developer Immuno Concepts Inc. has been cleared by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration as being safe and effective. ... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60923 A60923 Mon, 25 Jul 2016 13:15:57 GMT Window to the Brain Could Enable Laser Surgery Use of a novel material, nanocrystalline yttria-stabilized zirconia (nc-YSZ), to make cranial implants may allow the safe and efficacious use of laser-based therapies to treat brain disorders and... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60922 A60922 Mon, 25 Jul 2016 09:14:33 GMT Facebook Develops Photodetector Tech for Optical Communications Novel photodetectors may enable more efficient deployment of free-space optical communication, increasing its scope of use and making light-based wireless communication a practical choice for... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60921 A60921 Fri, 22 Jul 2016 10:14:37 GMT Rofin Boosts Fiber Laser Production at Hamburg Factory Laser developer Rofin-Sinar Laser GmbH has expanded fiber laser production capabilities at its Hamburg factory. By adding an additional assembly line to its facility, Rofin says it’s... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60920 A60920 Fri, 22 Jul 2016 10:12:08 GMT Boeing to Demonstrate Ophir Air Data System Laser radar developer Ophir Corp.’s Optical Air Data System has been selected for demonstration on an Embraer E170 business jet as part of the Boeing ecoDemonstrator program. The... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60919 A60919 Fri, 22 Jul 2016 09:58:41 GMT