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Quantum, AI, Navigation, and Biotechnology are among the listed technologies (updated).

12 December 2018
Detail of InSight

We look forward to learning more about Mars as InSight's scientific operations commence.

7 December 2018
Andrew Forbes Lab

Andrew Forbes of University of Witwatersrand on photonics, globe-crossing collaborations, and the pleasures of mentorship.

5 December 2018
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A chat with Alejandro Rodriguez of Princeton's Nanophotonics Design and Computation Group.

29 November 2018
Lasing everywhere

Malte Gather's Soft Matter Photonics group at University of St. Andrews is working on technology that will allow you to shoot laser beams out of your eyes.

21 November 2018
Pierre-Alexandre Blanche

Head-up displays have been in use by military aircraft for decades, but like a lot of interesting technology developed for the military, they're moving into the commercial space.

19 November 2018
Lumibird raises €7.8M; eyes new laser technology
French photonics company says new share issue was five-times oversubscribed.
14 December 2018
WaveOptics and Corning sign long-term supply deal for AR optics
UK startup WaveOptics has also closed a $26M round of venture funding to support expansion into burgeoning market for augmented reality hardware.
13 December 2018
Alta sets flexible solar record with 29.1% GaAs cell
Single-junction device based on technology being tested by NASA for use in future missions demanding low-mass power.
13 December 2018
Physics Nobel winners receive medals in Stockholm ceremony
Laser scientists Mourou, Strickland and Ashkin (by proxy) presented Nobel Prizes by King of Sweden, also sharing $1 million.
13 December 2018
Osram to show technologies to improve quality of life at CES 2019
Firm to reach into strategic markets beyond illumination with “Photonics for a Smarter Life” innovations in Las Vegas.
13 December 2018
 

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