Photonics.com This is the syndication feed for photonics.com. http://www.photonics.com/ Sat, 25 Jun 2016 08:28:15 GMT Fri, 24 Jun 2016 09:02:35 GMT 1800 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 Jumpstart 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 Finisar Revenue Reaches $1.26B in Fiscal 2016 Optical communication manufacturer Finisar Corp. has announced a 1 percent increase in revenue to $1.26 billion in 2016 over the previous year. The company reported that sales of products for... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60814 A60814 Wed, 22 Jun 2016 08:18:49 GMT ASML to Acquire Hermes Microvision for $3.1B ASML Holding NV, a provider of lithography systems for the semiconductor industry, will acquire Hermes Microvision Inc. (HMI), a supplier of pattern verification systems for advanced semiconductor... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60813 A60813 Wed, 22 Jun 2016 08:15:05 GMT Pyrometric Imaging System Captures Multiple Explosion Parameters A technique involving high-speed, high-fidelity imaging with optical filtering and signal processing techniques may make setting off explosives and capturing the data in real time a reasonable... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60810 A60810 Tue, 21 Jun 2016 08:26:19 GMT Compound Transforms IR into Broadband White Light A compound that can transform near-infrared (NIR) light into broadband white light could offer a cheap, efficient means to produce visible light. The light is also exceedingly directional, a... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60809 A60809 Tue, 21 Jun 2016 08:14:35 GMT LED Technology Monitors Construction-Site Safety A safety monitoring method called On-Site Visualization (OSV) has been implemented in metro system construction sites in Jakarta, Indonesia, as part of a Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60808 A60808 Tue, 21 Jun 2016 08:11:45 GMT Luminescent Nanoparticles Advance Smart Glass Technology A method for embedding light-emitting nanoparticles into glass without losing any of their unique properties could be a major step toward smart glass applications, such as 3D volumetric displays,... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60807 A60807 Tue, 21 Jun 2016 08:07:24 GMT Evans Appointed to PowerPhotonic Board Micro-optic technology developer PowerPhotonic Ltd. has appointed David Evans to its board of directors. Evans has been directing Financial Times Stock Exchange companies for more than 20... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60805 A60805 Mon, 20 Jun 2016 09:41:09 GMT Coded Access Optical Sensor Camera Surpasses CMOS/CCD Performance A camera technology dubbed Coded Access Optical Sensor (CAOS) now works in unison with CCD and CMOS camera sensors to extract previously unseen images. The CCD sensor camera — a... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60804 A60804 Mon, 20 Jun 2016 08:28:11 GMT AR Display Firm Lumus Raises $15M Augmented reality (AR) display developer Lumus Ltd. has received $15 million in funding led by the Shanda Group, a global private investment group, along with Crystal-Optech, a Chinese photoelectric... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60803 A60803 Mon, 20 Jun 2016 08:25:15 GMT Kinestral, AGC Form Partnership for Dynamic Glass Next-generation dynamic glass developer Kinestral Technologies has entered into a strategic partnership with the AGC Group, a manufacturer of glass, chemicals and high-tech materials. The... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60802 A60802 Mon, 20 Jun 2016 08:19:53 GMT DOE Announces Solid-State Lighting Funding The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced the selection of nine solid-state lighting (SSL) projects to receive funding focusing on core technology research, product development and U.S.... http://www.photonics.com/Article.aspx?AID=60800 A60800 Fri, 17 Jun 2016 10:56:19 GMT