Newport - Supporting SPIE scholarships, grants and outreach for over 10 years Get updates from SPIE Newsroom
  • Newsroom Home
  • Astronomy
  • Biomedical Optics & Medical Imaging
  • Defense & Security
  • Electronic Imaging & Signal Processing
  • Illumination & Displays
  • Lasers & Sources
  • Micro/Nano Lithography
  • Nanotechnology
  • Optical Design & Engineering
  • Optoelectronics & Communications
  • Remote Sensing
  • Sensing & Measurement
  • Solar & Alternative Energy
  • Sign up for Newsroom E-Alerts
  • Information for:
Zemax Optic Studio 14

2014 Optical Engineering + Applications | Call for Papers

SPIE DSS EXPO | Greenlight - Booth #974

Gold Open Access option for SPIE Journals


Illumination & Displays

How to stretch a display and maintain pixel resolution
A ferromagnetic conductive nickel composite with negatively strain dependent resistance switches on hidden pixels in a stretched LED array.

Generating holograms from images captured and reconstructed in real time represents a step toward live, full-motion 3D scenes.

10 April 2014
A novel approach combines dense ray sampling and integral imaging sensing techniques to reconstruct real scenes.
19 March 2014
Crystalline nanostructures in coal

A fast, simple solution-based method extracts photoluminescent carbon dots from coal with up to 25% yield.

14 March 2014
Size quantization effects bring a wide color gamut, enhanced light efficiency, and a tunable emission wavelength to quantum dot backlighting for liquid crystal displays.
3 March 2014
Holographic optical elements can be used to implement a transparent display capable of overlaying a 3D virtual image on the real-world scene being viewed.
21 February 2014
‘Combs of light’ accelerate communications
Researchers exploit optical frequency comb sources on silicon chip for terabit data transmission.
16 April 2014
Shiny quantum dots brighten future of solar cells
Photovoltaic solar-panel windows coming to a home near you?
16 April 2014
Philips Lighting signed up as International Year of Light sponsor
Industrial giant becomes first patron sponsor for the year-long celebration of light science and applications.
10 April 2014
Partners demo 400G optical network in Canada
ORION and Alcatel-Lucent claim “first North American 400G network” for research-dedicated link.
9 April 2014
John Dudley: Celebration will highlight the global importance of light

Global Lighting Technologies