Editor’s Picks

  1. OFS Fitel, LLC Launches New Design Tool
    The Specialty Photonics Division of OFS Fitel, LLC (OFS SPD), is pleased to announce the launch of a new design tool for engineers.
  2. Affymetrix 500K Array Used To Identify Memory Gene
    Until now, researchers did not have access to the high-density technology needed to examine the genetic components associated with memory performance. The team at TGen used Affymetrix Human Mapping 500K Arrays to analyze 500,000 DNA markers simultaneously, providing a genetic blueprint for the memory-study participants
  3. Graphene Optical Modulators Could Lead To Ultrafast Communications
    The team of researchers, led by UC Berkeley engineering professor Xiang Zhang, built a tiny optical device that uses graphene, a one-atom-thick layer of crystallized carbon, to switch light on and off.
  4. Tyco Electronics Laser Unit Engages Modulight For Laser Diode Chips Design
    Laser Diode, Incorporated a unit of Tyco Electronics, has engaged Modulight for design services for the development of new laser diode chips
  5. Abrisa Technologies Indium Tin Oxide (ITO) And Index-Matched (ITO) Optical Coatings Are Electrically Conductive And Optically Transparent

    Abrisa Technologies can provide both Indium Tin Oxide (ITO) and Index-Matched Indium Tin Oxide (IMITO) thin film optical coatings for a wide variety of optics applications.

  6. Researchers Model Macroscale Plasmonic Convection To Control Fluid And Particle Motion

    Researchers at Illinois have developed a new theoretical model that explains macroscale fluid convection induced by plasmonic (metal) nanostructures.

  7. Optical Surfaces Introduces High Precision Transmission And Reference Flats
    Working with high-stability materials such as glass, zerodur and silica, Optical Surfaces Ltd. has become a trusted supplier of high precision transmission and reference flats to research establishments, national standards laboratories and interferometer users worldwide.
  8. MKS Announces Ophir BeamSquared 2.0, Laser Beam Propagation System For Continuous Use Applications

    MKS Instruments, Inc. , a global provider of technologies that enable advanced processes and improve productivity, announces Ophir BeamSquared 2.0, the newest version of the company's M2 laser beam propagation system designed to help users optimize laser performance.

  9. Applied Materials Named Green Energy Innovator Of The Year
    Applied Materials, Inc. recently announced it was named Green Energy Innovator of the Year for its pioneering work on the Applied SunFab Thin Film Line, at a gala presenting the prestigious 9th Annual Platts Global Energy Awards
  10. SCHOTT SUPREMAX 33® Gains Traction In Telescope Glass Market
    SCHOTT North America, Inc. recently announced that SUPREMAX 33 rolled borosilicate glass is becoming the material of choice for glass for telescope applications.