SLD Laser Wins Prism Award For Photonics Innovation
SLD Laser (formerly SoraaLaser), a world leader in commercialization of visible laser light sources, was presented a prestigious Prism Award for Photonics Innovation by SPIE & Photonics Media, on January 31st, 2018.
New Use For Telecomm Networks: Helping Scientists Peer Into Deep Space
For the first time, researchers have demonstrated that a stable frequency reference can be reliably transmitted more than 300 kilometers over a standard fiber optic telecommunications network and used to synchronize two radio telescopes.
LGS Innovations 'Lights Up' NASA Psyche Mission With First Deep Space Laser Communications Technology
LGS Innovations, provider of specialized mission-critical communication research and solutions, has been awarded a contract to support the NASA Deep Space Optical Communications (DSOC) Project Laser Transmitter Assembly (LTA).
First Solar Presents First Functional Series 6 Module
First Solar, Inc. recently unveiled the first functional Series 6 thin film photovoltaic module off the company’s Perrysburg, Ohio, new production line.
CommScope And SwIFT Consortium Research Reveals Optimistic Future For Network Operators
New research commissioned by the European Union (EU) underscores the importance of micro fluidics and silicon photonics for remote fibre management.
IEEE Announces Formation Of IEEE 802.11 Light Communications Study Group
IEEE, the world's largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for humanity, and the IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA), recently announced the formation of the IEEE 802.11 Light Communications Study Group.
Nikon Invests $10M In Hand-Held X-Ray Analyzer Maker Tribogenics
Tribogenics, the inventor of triboluminescence based X-ray technology for industrial, security and scientific applications, announced today that Nikon Americas Inc. has made a strategic investment in Tribogenics. Nikon Group’s investment will help speed the commercialization of Tribogenics’ Watson, hand-held XRF analyzer products.
Brion And NuFlare Join Forces To Improve Mask Equipment Technology
Brion Technologies and NuFlare Technology, Inc. today announced plans to apply their combined expertise in computational lithography and mask equipment technology to develop new designs for manufacturing technologies for next-generation semiconductor masks
Sumitomo Electric Introduces 10G CWDM SFP+ Module With Internal CWDM DFB LD Chip
Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd., a leading supplier of solutions for optical components, modules and sub-systems, today announced that it is expanding its 10Gbps portfolio with the introduction of a CWDM-SFP+ transceiver module that can provide parallel transmission at 80Gbps
Luxtera Announces Multi-Million Dollar Project With Sun Microsystems And DARPA
Luxtera announced it has signed a multi-million dollar contract with Sun Microsystems for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency’s (DARPA) Ultraperformance Nanophotonic Intrachip Communications (UNIC) program