New Optical Memory Cell Achieves Record Data-Storage Density
Researchers have demonstrated a new technique that can store more optical data in a smaller space than was previously possible on-chip
Teledyne Supplies Critical Imaging Technologies For NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Mission
Teledyne Technologies Incorporated has provided the majority of the image sensor technologies used in NASA’s OSIRIS-REx asteroid rendezvous and sample return mission.
NEC Display Solutions Upgrades Two Popular Entry Installation Laser Projectors
NEC Display Solutions of America, Inc., a leading provider of commercial LCD projectors and displays, recently announced the launch of two new projector models: the P525WL and P525UL.
NASA Expert To Discuss Search For Extraterrestrials, Interstellar Space Travel At The Optical Society Laser Congress
New directed energy propulsion systems may enable the first interstellar missions, with small, robotic spacecraft exploring neighboring solar systems, according to experimental cosmologist Philip Lubin
Novarad’s OpenSight Augmented Reality System Cleared By FDA For Pre-Op Surgical Planning
The OpenSight Augmented Reality System is the first AR medical solution for Microsoft HoloLens cleared by the FDA receiving 510(k) clearance for use in pre-operative surgical planning.
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
Konarka Opens Roll-to-Roll Thin Film Solar Manufacturing Facility With One Gigawatt Nameplate Capacity
Konarka Technologies, Inc., today announced the company has opened the largest roll-to-roll flexible thin film solar manufacturing facility in the world, preparing for the commercialization and mass production of its patent-protected thin film solar material, Power Plastic.