Photonics.com This is the syndication feed for photonics.com. http://www.photonics.com/ Thu, 30 Jun 2016 01:07:41 GMT Wed, 29 Jun 2016 21:00:00 GMT 1800 Photonics-led Consortium Leverages $3B in Private Cancer Research for Early Detection Technologies... WASHINGTON, June 29, 2016 — The National Photonics Initiative (NPI), an alliance of top scientific societies uniting industry and academia to raise awareness of photonics, today unveiled a... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60843 A60843 Wed, 29 Jun 2016 21:00:00 GMT Ansys, Pitt Collaborate for Additive Manufacturing Engineering software developer Ansys Inc. has partnered with the University of Pittsburgh to advance additive manufacturing. The two entities aim to solve industry problems such as unexpected... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60839 A60839 Wed, 29 Jun 2016 08:29:32 GMT EOI Merges with Sensor Firm HGH Infrared Systems Instrumentation provider Electro Optical Industries LLC has merged with sensor developer HGH Infrared Systems Inc., forming Electro Optical Industries Inc., which will offer enhanced U.S. development... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60838 A60838 Wed, 29 Jun 2016 08:27:42 GMT CDI, LLNL Enter Service Agreement CDI Corp.’s Aerospace and Industrial Equipment (AIE) business has entered into a long-term service agreement with Lawrence Livermore National Security LLC in support of the Lawrence Livermore... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60837 A60837 Wed, 29 Jun 2016 08:24:35 GMT AgBiS2 Explored for Cheaper, Greener Solar Cells Solution-processed inorganic solar cells based on nontoxic and abundant AgBiS2 nanocrystals could be a low-cost alternative to first-generation solar cells. A semitransparent solar cell based... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60834 A60834 Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:10:51 GMT Tykma Opens European Center Industrial laser system supplier Tykma Electrox Inc. has opened a new European sales and support center in the U.K., with an expanded sales footprint distribution by the Needham Group of Shropshire.... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60833 A60833 Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:07:57 GMT Tempus Spectrometer Used in NASA Mission Aviation solutions developer Tempus Applied Solutions Holdings Inc. has begun flight operations for NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) by integrating the Portable Remote Imaging... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60832 A60832 Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:05:59 GMT Jarett Fenton Appointed Presbia CFO Ophthalmic device company Presbia PLC has appointed Jarett Fenton as its chief financial officer. In his new role, Fenton is responsible for all aspects of financial operation including... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60831 A60831 Tue, 28 Jun 2016 08:03:55 GMT John Hsing Appointed Ocean Optics’ VP of Ops Modular spectroscopy technology developer Ocean Optics has named John Hsing as its vice president of operations. In his new role, Hsing will lead the company’s manufacturing operations,... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60827 A60827 Mon, 27 Jun 2016 08:23:39 GMT Vashaw to Distribute Zeiss Microscopy Products in US Carl Zeiss Microscopy GmbH has selected Vashaw Scientific Inc. as its newest distributor, offering sales and services to the Southeast and South Central U.S. Vashaw Scientific offers the Zeiss... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60826 A60826 Mon, 27 Jun 2016 08:21:16 GMT Yingsheng Technology Acquired by Bruker Scientific research and analytical technology developer Bruker Corp. has acquired the assets of electronic manufacturer Yingsheng Technology Pty. Ltd. for its third-generation Advanced Mineral... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60825 A60825 Mon, 27 Jun 2016 08:17:46 GMT National Photonics Initiative Recommends High-Power Laser Office Members of the National Photonics Initiative (NPI) High Power Lasers (HPL) Task Force — comprising leading defense contractors, commercial laser companies and academia — today announced... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60823 A60823 Fri, 24 Jun 2016 09:02:35 GMT Ultrathin Solar Cells May Jump-Start the Next Wave of Wearable Electronics An ultrathin photovoltaic that is flexible enough to wrap around an object just 1-mm thick may offer the reliability and flexibility that wearable technologies require, at a performance level... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60822 A60822 Fri, 24 Jun 2016 08:34:04 GMT Imaging Technique Helps Predict Long-Term Effects of Concussion Diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) may be useful in determining early biomarkers of mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) that relate to patient outcomes one year following injury. DTI may also lead to a... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60821 A60821 Fri, 24 Jun 2016 08:27:11 GMT Photo Research, Jadak Merge Electro-optical instrumentation developer Photo Research Inc. (PR) has merged with its Novanta sister company Jadak, a manufacturer of machine vision, radio-frequency identification and barcode... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60820 A60820 Fri, 24 Jun 2016 08:03:34 GMT Harry Buchanan Hired as Kopin Director of Business Development Wearable technology developer Kopin Corp. has announced the appointment of Harry Buchanan as the director of business development. Buchanan will focus on emerging applications in the defense... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60819 A60819 Fri, 24 Jun 2016 08:01:21 GMT AMS Acquires CCMOSS Semiconductor manufacturer AMS AG has acquired Cambridge CMOS Sensors Ltd. (CCMOSS) in an all-cash agreement, of which the terms were not disclosed. CCMOSS’ micro hotplates are MEMS... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60818 A60818 Fri, 24 Jun 2016 07:59:07 GMT Sri Peruvemba Appointed Quantum Materials CEO Quantum Materials Corp. has appointed board member Sri Peruvemba CEO. With 24 years of experience in the industry, Peruvemba has been an advocate in the advancement of electronic display... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60817 A60817 Thu, 23 Jun 2016 08:19:23 GMT Michael Cumbo Appointed GM of MLD OEM and custom optics manufacturer MLD Technologies LLC has appointed Michael Cumbo as its general manager. Cumbo brings more than 30 years of experience in the design, development and... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60816 A60816 Thu, 23 Jun 2016 08:16:44 GMT Optical Technique Uses Ultrafast Lasers for High-Density Data Storage A laser-based data storage and retrieval technique could increase the storage capacity of conventional optical discs, such as DVD and Blu-ray, without the need for special preparatory steps. The... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60815 A60815 Wed, 22 Jun 2016 08:20:42 GMT