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Lightwave Logic Acquires Rights to Corning's Organic Electro-Optical Materials

Lightwave Logic Acquires Rights to Corning's Organic Electro-Optical Materials

Lightwave Logic, Inc. has entered into a sole worldwide license agreement with Corning Incorporated enabling Lightwave to integrate Corning's organic electro-optical chromophores into Lightwave Logic's portfolio of electro-optic polymer materials. [More]
Samsung Unveils New Line of Flip Chip LED Packages and Modules

Samsung Unveils New Line of Flip Chip LED Packages and Modules

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a world leader in advanced component solutions, today introduced a new lineup of flip chip LED packages and modules offering enhanced design flexibility and a high degree of reliability. The new offerings, for use in leading-edge LED lighting such as LED bulbs, MR/PAR and downlights, will be available in the market during the second quarter of this year. [More]
First Solar Achieves Record Conversion Efficiency for Cadmium-Telluride PV Module

First Solar Achieves Record Conversion Efficiency for Cadmium-Telluride PV Module

First Solar, Inc. today announced it has set a world record for cadmium-telluride (CdTe) photovoltaic (PV) module conversion efficiency, achieving a record 17.0 percent total area module efficiency in tests performed by the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL). [More]
New Compact, High Speed 3D Printer to be Developed by Zecotek

New Compact, High Speed 3D Printer to be Developed by Zecotek

Zecotek Photonics Inc., a developer of leading-edge photonics technologies for medical, industrial and scientific markets, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Zecotek Display Systems Pte. Ltd. is designing a unique 3D printer which will offer technical and commercial competitive advantages to existing 3D printers. [More]
PI Introduces Economical, Miniaturized Positioning Stages with Piezo-Inertia Motor Drives

PI Introduces Economical, Miniaturized Positioning Stages with Piezo-Inertia Motor Drives

PI (Physik Instrumente) LP just introduced a new generation of economical, miniaturized positioning stages with piezo-inertia motor drives at this year’s SPIE Photonics West conference. Linear and rotation stages are available in open and closed loop designs. [More]
LASER COMPONENTS Offers Reasonably Priced InGaAs Photodiodes with Superior Performance

LASER COMPONENTS Offers Reasonably Priced InGaAs Photodiodes with Superior Performance

LASER COMPONENTS designs and manufactures InGaAs photodiodes in house in Tempe, Arizona. The detectors include InGaAs and extended InGaAs photodiodes with the following spectral ranges: [More]
Lightwave Logic Receives First Purchase Order for Advanced Organic Nonlinear Electro-Optic Polymer

Lightwave Logic Receives First Purchase Order for Advanced Organic Nonlinear Electro-Optic Polymer

Lightwave Logic, Inc., a technology company focused on the development of Next Generation Photonic Devices and Non-Linear Optical Polymer Materials Systems for applications in high speed fiber-optic data communications and optical computing, announced today it has received the first purchase order for its advanced organic nonlinear electro-optic (EO) polymer from Boulder Nonlinear Systems (BNS) of Boulder, Colorado in connection with the development of a next generation LADAR system. [More]
JDSU Unveils New Laser Solutions for Micromachining and Materials Processing

JDSU Unveils New Laser Solutions for Micromachining and Materials Processing

JDSU today announced new laser technology that will be on display at SPIE Photonics West in San Francisco from February 4 -6. JDSU will feature its commercial and diode lasers and custom optics solutions that are at the heart of manufacturing processes and support a wide range of applications from semiconductors to materials processing. [More]
Photonics West 2014 to Feature Rubicon Technology’s New Optical Sapphire Products

Photonics West 2014 to Feature Rubicon Technology’s New Optical Sapphire Products

Rubicon Technology, Inc., a leading provider of sapphire substrates and products to the LED, semiconductor, and optical markets, today announced that it will showcase its line of optical products for use in defense and aerospace, instrumentation and analytical processing, sensors and detectors, semiconductor process equipment, and medical and laser applications at the Photonics West Exhibition, February 4-6, 2014 at The Moscone Center in San Francisco, California. The company will showcase optical products made from sapphire including blanks, domes, tubes and rods in Booth #904. [More]
GT Advanced Technologies Exhibits Sapphire Products at SPIE Photonics West

GT Advanced Technologies Exhibits Sapphire Products at SPIE Photonics West

GT Advanced Technologies is participating in the SPIE Photonics West industry trade show being held in San Francisco, California, February 4-6, 2014. Representatives from GT will be showcasing their Ti:sapphire and LAOS sapphire products. GT is one of the world's top producers of Ti:sapphire material used in high-intensity ultrafast lasers. [More]