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  1. Innovative System Images Photosynthesis To Provide Picture Of Plant Health

    Researchers have developed a new imaging system that is designed to monitor the health of crops in the field or greenhouse.

  2. Massive Primordial Galaxies Found In ‘Halo’ Of Dark Matter

    Observations of two galaxies made with the National Science Foundation-funded Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) radio telescope suggest that large galaxies formed faster than scientists had previously thought.

  3. Princeton Infrared Technologies’ LineCam12 - Visible/NIR/SWIR Camera Named 2018 Prism Award Finalist

    Princeton Infrared Technologies, Inc. (PIRT), announces its indium gallium arsenide (InGaAs) linescan camera, the LineCam12, has been selected as one of three finalists in the prestigious Prism Awards for Photonics Innovation 2018, Detectors and Sensors category. The tenth annual award winners will be announced January 31, 2018 during SPIE’s Photonics West in San Francisco, California.

  4. National Academies Report Highlights Intense Ultrafast Laser Technologies

    A report published by The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine outlines the steps the United States must take to regain global leadership in intense ultrafast laser technologies.

  5. Laser Research's New Mounted CO2 Laser Replacement Lenses

    Laser Research Optics has introduced a new line of drop-in field replacement CO2 laser lenses supplied in mounts for Trotec, Xenetech, and Raytec lasers.

  6. Report: Eurpoe, Asia Overtake U.S. In Highly Intense, Ultrafast Laser Technology

    The U.S. is losing ground in a second laser revolution of highly intense, ultrafast lasers that have broad applications in manufacturing, medicine, and national security, says a new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 

  7. 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.

  8. LSP Technologies Enhancing Nondestructive Bond Inspection System

    LSP Technologies Inc. (LSPT) has been awarded a U.S. Air Force Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Technology Transition Program to enhance its Laser Bond Inspection (LBI) system used to evaluate bond strength in adhesively bonded composite structures.

  9. LeddarTech To Showcase First 3D Solid-State LiDAR IC For Autonomous Driving At CES 2018

    At CES 2018—from January 9 to 12 in Las Vegas, Nevada—LeddarTech will be presenting the LeddarCore LCA2, the industry's first 3D solid-state LiDAR (SSL) integrated circuit (IC) enabling mass production of automotive LiDARs, in the Leddar Ecosystem pavilion.

  10. IPG Photonics Announces Acquisition Of Laser Depth Dynamics

    IPG Photonics Corporation(NASDAQ:IPGP) today announced that it has acquired Laser Depth Dynamics (LDD), an innovative provider of in-process quality monitoring and control solutions for laser-based welding applications.