Current Headlines

  1. LightPath Technologies Exhibiting at SPIE Defense, Security & Sensing 2015
    4/23/2015

    LightPath Technologies is planning to present two new products this year at the SPIE DSS. Visit booth #417 to be among the first to see LightPath’s new Thermal Imaging assemblies for low cost sensors, and its Molded Glass Specialty Products including Acylindrical Lenses. Jeremy Huddleston will be presenting a paper entitled “Investigation of As40Se60 chalcogenide glass in precision glass molding for high-volume thermal imaging lenses” on April 22, at 8:40am.

     

  2. New Thermal Imaging Equipment for Portable Military Applications for Thermoteknix
    4/23/2015

    Thermoteknix, a leader in SWaP efficient thermal imaging sensor technologies, will present their versions of Pico brand products at the SPIE DSS 2015, at booth #811. The Pico640 Gen2 from ULIS’ will be showcased as the new SWaP-enhanced thermal imaging sensor that brings power consumption efficiency and performance to Thermoteknix’s MicroCAM 3 Thermal Imaging Module in booth #308.

  3. SensUp Launches New Fiber Laser Rangefinder at SPIE DSS 2015
    4/23/2015

    SensUp will present at the “Laser Radar Technology and Applications XX” Conference (Session 1, 21St April 2015, 9:20 AM) to preview their latest OEM Fiber Laser Rangefinder: the LRF 1550 MR. It is the first OEM Laser Rangefinder of the market based on Fiber Laser technology, and is designed for  long distance measurements to static or moving targets in dynamic environments.

  4. New DG Connect Policies Add to Efforts for Gender Balance in Science
    4/22/2015

    The European Commission department, charged with ensuring growth in digital technologies to meet the EU’s growing needs, has moved from encouraging appropriate female representation in its events to setting policies to ensure that happens. Organizations including SPIE, the International Society for Optics and Photonics, are also working for gender balance and have expressed their support.

  5. US Patent Office (USPTO) Awards Solar-Tectic LLC A Major Patent For Thin-Film Solar Cell And Semiconductor Technology
    4/22/2015

    Solar-Tectic LLC ("ST") announced today that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued a major patent (over 50 claims) for a wide range of technologies including the growth of single crystal, highly textured, or large grained semiconductor films on inexpensive substrates, such as ordinary glass.

  6. Scientists Watch Living Taste Cells In Action
    4/22/2015

    The international team imaged single cells on the tongue of a mouse with a specially designed microscope system.

  7. Quantum ‘Paparazzi’ Film Photons In The Act Of Pairing Up
    4/22/2015

    In the quantum world of light, being distinguishable means staying lonely. Only those photons that are indistinguishable can wind up in a pair, through what is called Hong-Ou-Mandel interference.

  8. Phonons, Arise
    4/22/2015

    Modern research has found no simple, inexpensive way to alter a material’s thermal conductivity at room temperature.

  9. Xenics Announces Stirling-Cooled MWIR OEM Module for Long-Range Monitoring in Surveillance and Security at SPIE DSS 2015
    4/21/2015

    Xenics is introducing the new Stirling-cooled XCO-640 MWIR module as the third member of its high-resolution “Xenics Core” Infrared OEM product family at the SPIE DSS 2015. This new module delivers extraordinary stability and optical performance for applications like perimeter surveillance, law enforcement, and homeland security. Xenics will hold its exhibits in Booth 825.

  10. Xenics Strengthening Marketing and Sales Worldwide
    4/21/2015

    Xenics NV of Leuven, Belgium is broadening its international marketing and sales force, increasing its management staff, and putting a stronger focus on North and Latin American markets. Xenics is a manufacturer of infrared detectors, cameras, and customized imaging solutions covering the long-wavelength infrared (LWIR) to the visible (0.4-14μm) spectrum. Changes, such as Hervé Copin being appointed CEO of Xenics USA Inc in Boston, MA, were made to help the company grow.

Newsletter Signup
Newsletter Signup
Get the latest photonics industry news, insights, and analysis delivered to your inbox.
Join your peers
By clicking Sign Me Up, you agree to our Terms and that you have read our Privacy Policy.