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Hamamatsu Corporation
Sub. of Hamamatsu Photonics K.K.
Map360 Foothill Rd.
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
United States
Phone: +1 908-231-0960
Fax: +1 908-231-1539
News & Features
Hamamatsu Completes Acquisition of NKT Photonics
Hamamatsu has completed its acquisition of NKT Photonics A/S. Beginning June 1, NKT Photonics will be a subsidiary of Hamamatsu Photonics, adding its... 6/2024
Hamamatsu’s NKT Photonics Acquisition Gets Green Light
The Danish Business Authority has approved the sale of NKT Photonics to Photonics Management Europe S.R.L., a 100% owned subsidiary of Hamamatsu...
BioPhotonics Jul/Aug 2024
Tyndall, MIT Partner on Sustainable Chip Production Processes: Week in Brief: 5/3/24
Researchers from the Tyndall National Institute’s photonics packaging and systems integration group have been awarded funding by the National... 5/2024
Hamamatsu and Vrije Universiteit Brussel link on Industry Growth
Hamamatsu Photonics Europe has entered into a partnership with the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB)-based photonics research group B-Phot, led by...
BioPhotonics Jul/Aug 2024
Japan's Institute for Molecular Science Accelerates Quantum Computing Efforts
The Institute for Molecular Science (IMS), a Japanese inter-university research institute, is working with industrial partners to accelerate the... 3/2024
TRAQC Awarded Top Prize at 2024 SPIE Startup Challenge
During a ceremony yesterday at SPIE Photonics West, TRAQC was named as the winner of the $10,000 top prize at the 14th annual SPIE Startup Challenge....
Vision Spectra Summer 2024
Time-Domain Functional NIRS Traces Map of Brain Activity
Functional near-infrared spectroscopy (fNIRS) is a noninvasive optical investigative technique in neurology to map localized brain activity, during...
BioPhotonics Jan/Feb 2024
Hamamatsu to Explore Further Action in Planned NKT Photonics Acquisition
Hamamatsu Photonics said today it is considering further actions pertaining to a May 2 decision handed down by the Danish Business Authority blocking... 5/2023
Danish Government Blocks Sale of NKT Photonics to Hamamatsu
The sale of NKT Photonics to Hamamatsu Photonics K.K, Japan subsidiary Photonics Management Europe srl has been denied under the Danish Investment...
BioPhotonics Jul/Aug 2023
By the Numbers: Photon Counting and Number Resolution
Light transmits information about its emitter (source) and the medium of propagation. If this information is relevant, the light can be detected for...
Photonics Spectra 5/2023
Hamamatsu Edges Closer to Compact Laser Fusion Source
Building on an existing multiyear R&D pursuit to establish technology that produces laser pulses at 250 J with a repetition rate of 10 Hz,...
Photonics Spectra 4/2023
Hamamatsu Adopts Siemens’ mPower Digital Software
Hamamatsu Photonics has adopted Siemens’ mPower digital software for the power integrity analysis of its next generation of optical...
Photonics Spectra 3/2023
Hamamatsu, Fraunhofer Develop Joint Application Lab
Together with Hamamatsu, the Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology (Fraunhofer ILT) launched an application lab for advanced laser material...
Photonics Spectra 11/2022
Hamamatsu to Acquire NKT Photonics
Hamamatsu Photonics will acquire Danish fiber laser manufacturer NKT Photonics. Hamamatsu will make the acquisition, which the companies expect to...
BioPhotonics Sep/Oct 2022
Assessing Food Inspection Techniques
A decade ago, food supply was not an issue for most of the world’s population, but today the world is facing a food crisis. Multiple factors...
Vision Spectra Summer 2022
Two Ceremonies Honor Photonics Technology Innovators in Munich, Aachen
The jury of the Innovation Award 2022 has named winners of its annual awards at LASER World of PHOTONICS (LASER Munich), recognizing six companies...
Photonics Spectra 7/2022
Companies Partner on Biomedical Image Data Capture, Process
Raw image compression company Dotphoton will partner with Hamamatsu Photonics to make accessible higher-quality image data contained within...
BioPhotonics Jul/Aug 2022
Demand for MIR Photonics Rises on New Gas Analysis Applications
As MIR LEDs have become more powerful and efficient sources, an emerging generation of compact MIR detectors is offering effective performance at...
Photonics Spectra 1/2022
Menlo Systems Establishes Japanese Subsidiary
Menlo Systems has opened a Japanese subsidiary, Menlo Systems KK, in Hamamatsu. The optical frequency comb manufacturer and supplier of... 3/2021
Emerging Applications Signal New Opportunities for Spectroscopy
Advancements in spectrometer components and modules are converging with system-level designs to enable more compact, cost-efficient, and robust...
Photonics Spectra 1/2021
Hamamatsu Completes Construction of New Building
Hamamatsu Photonics has completed a new building for research and development, replacing an old location at the Toyooka Factory site in Shimokanzo,... 8/2020
Room-Temperature Terahertz Quantum Cascade Lasers
The terahertz (THz) spectral range between the infrared and microwave has long been recognized as an unexploited range of frequency bands. It has...
Photonics Spectra 6/2020
Hamamatsu Photonics Acquires 55% Share in Korean Branch
Hamamatsu Photonics has acquired a 55% stock share in Hamamatsu Photonics Korea Co. Ltd., a new company where Hamamatsu Photonics has shifted its...
Photonics Spectra 5/2020
Detectors: Options for Low-Light Applications
Developed in the early 1990s, the silicon photomultiplier (SiPM) is a solid-state photodetector whose sensitivity to light rivals that of a...
Photonics Handbook
QCL Primer: History, Characteristics, Applications
Since its first successful operation in 1960 at Hughes Research Labs, the laser technology has been at the center of innovation and research....
Photonics Handbook
Selecting a Photodetector: Using WITS$ as a Rough Guide
Light is a versatile tool for investigating physical and chemical processes in nature. Any specific system being analyzed may, through the light it...
Photonics Handbook
Detectors: Guideposts on the Road to Selection
Any number of medical, industrial, and analytical applications requires the detection of light. Chemiluminescence, bioluminescence, fluorescence, and...
Photonics Handbook
Photomultipliers: Low-Light, High-Speed Specialists
The applications where rapid detection of light is a must are many. They include a wide variety: semiconductor inspection, gene sequencing, oil well...
Photonics Handbook
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