News - 19 Jun 2010
The fiber optic cable networks linking the world are an essential part of modern life. To keep up with ever-increasing demands for more bandwidth, scientists are working to improve the optical...
News - 4 Jul 2022
A team of researchers recently published a paper in the journal Additive Manufacturing that demonstrated the feasibility of using three-dimensional (3D) printed polymer-based optical fibers for...
News - 25 Apr 2022
In an article recently published in the journal ACS Applied Energy Materials, researchers discussed the utility of fiber optic sensors for sodium plating detection in sodium-ion...
News - 2 Nov 2020
Innovate UK Emerging and Enabling Technologies – 26- month project: 01.02.18 to 31.03.20
IS-Instruments in collaboration with the Optoelectronic Research Centre (ORC) at the University of...
News - 8 Jan 2021
The invention of optical fibers has revolutionized not only telecommunications but also sensing technology. Optical fiber sensors can measure strain, temperature, pressure, and many other physical...
News - 8 Oct 2020
At the latest since the Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded for research on graphene in 2010, 2D materials - nanosheets with atomic thickness - have been a hot topic in science.
News - 27 Jul 2020
An optical fiber made of agar has been produced at the University of Campinas (UNICAMP) in the state of São Paulo, Brazil.
This device is edible, biocompatible and biodegradable. It can be...
News - 13 May 2020
The novel fibres' latest advances, published this week in Nature Photonics, have underlined the technology's potential for next generation optical interferometric systems and...
News - 23 Apr 2020
Researchers say a new discovery on a U.S. Army project for optoelectronic devices could help make optical fiber communications more energy efficient.
The University of Pennsylvania, Peking...
News - 22 Feb 2017
A single flexible fiber measuring no more than a human hair has, for the first time ever, effectively delivered a combination of electrical, optical, and chemical signals to and fro into the...