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Defense & Security

SPIE DCS  2017 Plenary
Presentations from SPIE Defense + Commercial Sensing 2017

These recordings cover the latest directions and promising breakthroughs in defense and sensing technologies.

Three lidar receiver technologies are compared using the total laser energy required to perform a set of imaging tasks.
17 July 2017

SPIE Classics celebrates the birth of the laser -- 57 years ago this month.

16 May 2017

3D printing in space could have repercussions in manufacturing, machining, and space exploration.

26 April 2017

Optical technology defends against counterfeit drugs. (An SPIE Professional magazine article.)

7 April 2017

This SPIE Press Book excerpt focuses on UAV imaging platforms.

6 April 2017
A new technique that computes the eigenmodes of the eddy-current problem provides an aid to classification using broadband electromagnetic induction sensors.
29 March 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
£6M quantum funding round opens in UK
Latest scheme to aid quantum technology commercialization includes support for non-technical projects including roadmapping and knowledge exchange activity.
18 July 2017
Giant reference mirror ready for ELI beam expanders
600 mm-diameter flat optic from Optical Surfaces will feature in €60M Thales laser system at Romanian facility.
12 July 2017
Agilent sends Raman signal with £40M Cobalt deal
Cash acquisition of UK company by laboratory equipment giant suggests new era of growth for Raman spectroscopy.
11 July 2017
Josh Holly: Involvement in public policy key for optics and photonics industry