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Sustainable lasers

The role of laser technologies in sustainable manufacturing processes. (An SPIE Professional article.)

A coherent Ising machine based on degenerate optical parametric oscillators enables us to find solutions to combinatorial optimization problems with as many as 2000 nodes.
19 July 2017
Three lidar receiver technologies are compared using the total laser energy required to perform a set of imaging tasks.
17 July 2017

A single chip consisting of six metasurface arrays enables versatile polarization generation at visible light.

14 July 2017
A miniature field-effect spin switch built on polariton condensates is demonstrated at a record-breaking operational energy.
12 July 2017
Super-resolution dipole orientation mapping provides high spatial resolution and accurate dipole orientation information on rapid timescales, and is particularly suited to biological imaging applications.
10 July 2017
Trumpf 'satisfied' as EUV lithography momentum boosts laser sales
Total sales up 11% and orders surge 21% as ASML's need for high-power carbon dioxide lasers makes an impact.
21 July 2017
First light in Chile: MASCARA eyes up likely planets
Exoplanet hunting camera switched on at ESO’s La Silla Observatory; southern hemisphere complement to La Palma's northern site.
21 July 2017
UK’s EPIC center rescheduled for 2019 launch
Application finally made to build Torbay-based photonics R&D facility after two-year delay blamed on Brexit.
19 July 2017
UK Parliamentary Group highlights photonics' benefits and needs
Reconstituted political forum develops strategy for new government's decision-making, spending priorities.
19 July 2017
Organic PV startup Eight19 wins £1.3m funding
Investment expected to progress profitability of OPV business, develop new thin-film technology to boost efficiency of Si photovoltaics.
19 July 2017
 
Nobu Koshiba: Materials Innovation: It's No Longer Only About Resolution