Firms And Faces

  1. ‘Game-Changing’ New Option Is Open Access Week Highlight For Optics And Photonics Publisher

    Journal editors are expressing enthusiastic support for a new open access option announced recently by SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics.

  2. Edinburgh Instruments Makes Debut On Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track

    Edinburgh Instruments Limited, one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of high-end photonic and electro-optical scientific instrumentation, has been listed in The Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100 for the first time.

  3. OpTek Systems Expands

    OpTek Systems (Abingdon, UK) recently confirmed plans to add 8000 sqft of temperature controlled production and laboratory space to its Abingdon, UK facility. The 20,000 sqft space will include semi-cleanroom additions to accommodate OpTek’s growth in precision laser processing services and equipment fabrication. 

  4. Headwall Photonics Names Peter Clemens As Director Of Engineering

    Headwall Photonics is pleased to announce that Peter Clemens has been named Headwall's Director of Engineering and Development. Peter brings thirty years of engineering and applications expertise in the design and development of optical imaging platforms. His experience working in engineering and operations has resulted in over 50 different imaging products brought from design development into full-scale production.

  5. Photron Establishes Chinese Local Subsidiary Company In Shanghai

    Photron is pleased to announce that its new Chinese subsidiary company has been established in Shanghai on 20th August 2012.

  6. The Optical Society Saddened By Loss Of Jarus Quinn

    The Optical Society (OSA) expresses its condolences at the passing of the Society’s first executive director, Jarus W. Quinn, who died Aug. 11 in North Carolina. He would have been 82 on Aug. 25.

  7. Edmund Optics Grant Program Generates Entries From Around The Globe

    Edmund Optics (EO), the premier provider of optical components to both industry and academia, announced recently the finalists for its 2012 Higher Education Global Grant Program. The potential grant recipients were chosen from over 750 applications received globally from candidates representing 53 countries.

  8. 20th Anniversary Of LIMO Lissotschenko Mikrooptik GmbH

    20 years of LIMO Lissotschenko Mikrooptik GmbH. For the 220 employees of the technology company based in Dortmund-Wickede, it is a big reason for celebrating this event. When the sect corks are popping at the anniversary on July 16, 2012 at LIMO, every employee will look back at the last 20 years in a total different way.

  9. Mobius Photonics Welcomes New Board Member

    Mobius Photonics, an innovative producer of short pulsed fiber laser sources (IR, UV and visible wavelengths), has named Kohei Yamashita to its board of directors.

  10. Artemis Optical Limited Welcomes New Sales Manager

    Artemis Optical Limited are delighted to welcome a new member to the team.