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Optical Design & Engineering

Digital metamaterials shrink integrated photonic devices
Nanostructured devices with discrete pixels exhibit photonic functions, enabling the smallest polarization beam-splitter to date.
The anisotropic nature of electrically tunable liquid crystal lenses is fully harnessed in a cost-effective and successful approach.
2 September 2015
Smart design of optofluidic labs-on-chips offers the sensitivity of laboratory-scale optical detection instruments with portability, fast response times, low sample consumption, and parallel processing and read-out.
12 August 2015
A polydimethylsiloxane lens successfully imitates image focusing in the human eye.
5 August 2015
When in relative motion, plates of a Fabry-Perot interferometer generate a unique resonance with negative frequency if separated by a gap of critical size.
27 July 2015
Multimode fiber Bragg gratings enable enhancements to the sensitivity of night-sky spectral analysis, highlighting one novel functionality made possible by advancements in the field of astrophotonics.
22 July 2015
Single photon lidar promising for 3D digital elevation scanning
US Geological Survey expects Sigma Space approach to deliver first high-resolution 3D map of USA and earth.
2 September 2015
Mitsubishi Electric supplying Doppler Lidars to Hong Kong Airport
First Japanese company to supply Terminal Doppler Lidars outside of Japan for predicting wind behavior.
2 September 2015
Photonics Ireland unveils 'action plan'
Education minister calls for more than 100 PhD students to be trained in photonics by 2020 at Cork launch event.
2 September 2015
Canon develops aberration-reducing optical element
L-Series lens first to feature Blue Spectrum Refractive Optics, for “higher Level” of chromatic aberration correction to boost image quality.
1 September 2015
Conflict minerals reporting challenges U.S. companies and their suppliers

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