Editor’s Picks

  1. First Images Of Calcium 'Pulsars' In Arterial Walls Taken With Andor Revolution® Confocal System
    A laser spinning disk system with its high speed, ultrasensitive digital camera has helped US researchers to capture the first pictures of intercellular calcium signalling in blood vessel walls.
  2. JILA Team Demonstrates 'A New Way Of Lasing': A 'Superradiant' Laser
    Physicists at JILA have demonstrated a novel “superradiant” laser design, which has the potential to be 100 to 1,000 times more stable than the best conventional visible lasers.
  3. Microcosm snaps up Coyote Systems, enhances MEMCAD product
    For a few months, it seemed like every company out there focusing on micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS) technology was getting bought by a major telecom player. Now MEMS specialist Microcosm Technologies Inc...
  4. Sapphire Laser Optics Custom Shapes And Sizes Offered
    Sapphire optics that can be fabricated to precise specifications for medical lasers, blood gas monitors, and other instruments requiring highly durable optics are available from Meller Optics, Inc. of Providence, Rhode Island
  5. Breakthrough In Flexible Electronics Enabled By Inorganic-Based Laser Lift-Off

    Flexible electronics have been touted as the next generation in electronics in various areas, ranging from consumer electronics to bio-integrated medical devices.

  6. Litton Nabs Army Contract for Night Vision Systems
    United States Army Communications-Electronics Command (CECOM) Night Vision and Electronic Sensors Directorate (NVESD) has awarded the Electro-Optical Systems Division (LEOSD; Garland, TX) of Litton Industries (Arlington, VA) a contract...
  7. Electrophysics HotShot Industrial Thermography Camera Named Product Of The Year Award
    Voted on by the 100,000 Plant Engineering subscribers, the award is a highly prized recognition of design excellence in the field of instrumentation. HotShot combines superior performance and best in class ergonomic design in a low-cost and highly featured package...
  8. sensL Enters PET/MRI Brain Imaging Market
    sensL, an international low light sensing solutions provider, has announced sales of Silicon Photomultiplier technology to enable construction of two PET/MRI brain imaging systems.
  9. Scanning Tunnelling Microscopy: Computer Simulations Sharpen Insights Into Molecules

    The resolution of scanning tunnelling microscopes can be improved dramatically by attaching small molecules or atoms to their tip.

  10. Chi Mei Optoelectronics To Automate FPD Fab
    Consilium Inc. (Mountain View, CA), an Applied Materials Inc. company(Santa Clara, CA), has received a multimillion dollar order