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Sensing & Measurement

Optics of Autonomous Vehicles

Optics and photonics technologies provide the eyes for self-driving cars. (An SPIE Professional magazine article. )

Freestanding diamond nanostructures are etched from a bulk diamond substrate and integrated with evanescently coupled superconducting nanowire single-photon detectors.
23 March 2017
Surface-enhanced Raman scattering can be used as an alternative approach for evaluating the toxicity of nanoparticles in single living cells, bypassing the complications faced by conventional cytotoxicity assays.
13 March 2017
Experimental results from highly scattering media are obtained with a novel refractometer and are contrary to standard theoretical predictions.
2 March 2017

This SPIE Tutorial Text excerpt addresses the unique challenges of unexploded ordnance (UXO) detection.

27 February 2017
Three rotational mirrors are used in the Saccade Mirror 3 system to achieve a wide gaze-control range of more than 180° and a high-speed response of less than 5ms.
23 February 2017
AIM presents roadmap for US integrated photonics
400-page study highlights market drivers and investment targets for US photonics through 2030.
23 March 2017
Ultra-thin nanomaterials set to improve environmental sensing
Chalmers University of Technology develops sensors based on dark excitons.
22 March 2017
Double-laser treatment structures metal surfaces better
Fraunhofer ILT’s eVerest project to develop automotive metal surface processing machine using pico- and nanosecond pulses.
22 March 2017
High-power 5 TW source developed for ELI-ALPS project
Ekspla and Light Conversion design new Sylos 1 laser to meet requirements of European research center.
22 March 2017
Harald Haas: LiFi: Transforming Fibre into Wireless