News - 15 Jan 2021
Researchers at Columbia Engineering report today that they have developed the first nanomaterial that demonstrates "photon avalanching," a process that is unrivaled in its combination of...
News - 23 Dec 2020
Rapid, accurate communication worldwide is possible via fiber optic cables, but as good as they are, they are not perfect. Now, researchers from Penn State and AGC Inc. in Japan suggest that the...
News - 29 Sep 2020
The largest manufacturer of femtosecond optical parametric amplifiers (OPAs), LIGHT CONVERSION launched an ultrafast source based on OPA technology for broadband mid-IR pulses –...
News - 9 Sep 2020
Though the Summer Olympics were postponed, there's at least one place to see agile hurdlers go for the gold.
You just need a way to view these electron games.
Using a novel optical detection...
News - 23 Jun 2020
Just as a meter stick with hundreds of tick marks can be used to measure distances with great precision, a device known as a laser frequency comb, with its hundreds of evenly spaced, sharply defined...
News - 30 Mar 2020
Picosun Group reports excellent results in development of state-of-the-art photonics with its ALD (Atomic Layer Deposition) equipment and solutions.
Photonic devices such as waveguide amplifiers...
News - 4 Feb 2020
Light in the THz frequencies hits the ‘sandwich’ and is reflected with additional energy. Image Credit: Loughborough University
Researchers at Loughborough University in the UK have...
News - 11 Oct 2019
With the acquisition of SMETEC, Kistler Instruments adds optical analysis to its extensive range of combustion analysis solutions.
The growing demands for zero-emission operation of combustion...
News - 27 Jun 2019
Precision motion specialist PI (Physik Instrumente) adds a new integrated XY stage to its compact high-speed positioning stage roster, all powered by ultrasonic piezo-linear motors. The patented...
News - 18 Jun 2019
Element Six, a world leader in synthetic diamond supermaterials and part of the De Beers Group, is excited to reveal that its quantum diamond for room temperature MASER is a finalist in the optical...