Photonics.com This is the syndication feed for photonics.com. http://www.photonics.com/ Sat, 01 Oct 2016 08:08:03 GMT Fri, 30 Sep 2016 10:13:16 GMT 1800 Novel Device Adds to Interferometry’s Optical Capabilities An advance in interferometry, named the Hilbert-space analyzer, may lead to novel ways of analyzing beams of light that are not dependent on temporal delays. Interferometers make minute... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61160 A61160 Fri, 30 Sep 2016 10:13:16 GMT FAST Telescope Moves to Testing Stage The Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical Telescope (FAST), the world's largest radio telescope, was completed in September 2016 in southwestern China’s Guizhou Province, and has now entered... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61159 A61159 Fri, 30 Sep 2016 10:03:14 GMT Novel Lens Delivers Controlled Doses of Medicine A contact lens-based system that uses a strategically placed drug polymer film to deliver medication gradually to the eye was shown to be as effective as daily eye drops in a preclinical model for... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61158 A61158 Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:46:45 GMT Sensor Can Find E. coli Quickly Over Wide Temperature Range A fiber-optic biosensor has been developed that can detect E.coli bacteria in 15 to 20 minutes. The sensor is temperature-insensitive over a wide range, making it well-suited for the accurate... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61157 A61157 Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:55:15 GMT Photonics Market Expected to Reach $724B The photonics market is estimated to reach $724.22 billion by 2021, with a compound annual growth rate of 8.4 percent, according to a report by MarketsandMarkets. Increasing demand from... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61156 A61156 Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:52:34 GMT Campione Receives IEEE Young Researcher Award The Eta Kappa Nu honor society of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) has awarded researcher Salvatore Campione at Sandia National Laboratories its 2016 Outstanding Young... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61155 A61155 Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:49:15 GMT Arens Appointed Biolase EMEA VP Dental laser developer Biolase Inc. has named Holger Arens its vice president and managing director for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Arens is based in Germany and will report... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61154 A61154 Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:45:38 GMT Luxtera Ships One Millionth Transceiver Product Semiconductor provider Luxtera Inc. has announced the shipment of its one millionth silicon photonic parallel single-mode fiber four-lane transceiver product. The patented technology blends the... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61153 A61153 Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:43:55 GMT Johnson & Johnson to Acquire AMO Johnson & Johnson has announced an agreement to acquire Abbott Medical Optics (AMO), a wholly owned subsidiary of Abbott Laboratories, for $4.33 billion in cash. The acquisition will... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61152 A61152 Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:36:29 GMT Flir Cameras Receive Sensitivity Validation from UK Sensor developer Flir Systems Inc. has announced that its GF320 and GF300 optical gas imaging camera have received sensitivity standard validation by the U.K.-based National Physical Laboratory... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61151 A61151 Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:30:19 GMT Using Graphene to Lower the Cost and Footprint of LEDs A white LED (WLED) has been developed using a hybrid metal-organic framework (MOF) material, which provides electrically driven white light emission with a continuous spectrum that matches well with... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61150 A61150 Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:41:36 GMT Nano-Light Announces Flat Camera Patent Nano-Light Technologies LLC has announced its U.S. patent for the technology of its nanoCam high-definition MP camera that can be flattened to the thickness of a postage stamp. Nano-Light... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61148 A61148 Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:34:16 GMT Edmund Optics Opens Silicon Valley Office Edmund Optics Inc. has opened a new office in Silicon Valley. The facility will house business development, sales and applications engineering dedicated to servicing the engineering and product... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61147 A61147 Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:29:50 GMT Printing Shape-Changing 3D Structures With Light A high-resolution 3D printing process that uses light from a projector to print patterns on shape-memory polymers (SMPs) was used to fabricate structures that can morph back to their original shape... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61146 A61146 Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:01:22 GMT Novel Monomer Enhances Resolution in Live-Cell Imaging A novel protein with a fluorescent probe for imaging live cells could improve live-cell superresolution (SR) imaging. While the use of reversibly switchable fluorescent proteins (RSFPs) reduces... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61145 A61145 Thu, 22 Sep 2016 11:35:54 GMT Barton, Rabbani Awarded SPIE President’s, Directors’ Awards The International Society for Optics and Photonics (SPIE) has awarded Jennifer Barton the SPIE President’s Award, and Majid Rabbani the SPIE Directors’ Award. Barton is interim... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61144 A61144 Thu, 22 Sep 2016 10:02:29 GMT Flaminia Joins Mellanox as General Counsel Interconnect data solutions provider Mellanox Technologies Ltd. has appointed Alinka Flaminia as its senior vice president and general counsel, assuming responsibility for the company’s global... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61143 A61143 Thu, 22 Sep 2016 09:59:14 GMT Integrated Optics Offering Laser Rental Laser manufacturer Integrated Optics UAB has announced continuous-wave laser rental. “We have gained enough trust in our new products based on very positive OEM and scientific customer... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61142 A61142 Thu, 22 Sep 2016 09:55:22 GMT Lighting Sciences Signs Patent Agreement with Osram-Sylvania, Hubbell LED solutions provider Lighting Science has announced the signing of a perpetual patent license agreement with Osram-Sylvania Inc. and Hubbell Lighting, a division of Hubbell Inc. The license... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61141 A61141 Wed, 21 Sep 2016 10:37:27 GMT Hamilton Thorne Acquires Embryotech Laser and imaging provider Hamilton Thorne Ltd. has announced the acquisition of Massachusetts-based Embryotech Laboratories Inc. for $7.25 million. “Embryotech is the acknowledged U.S.... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=61140 A61140 Wed, 21 Sep 2016 10:34:47 GMT