Editor’s Picks

  1. Sensors Unlimited, Inc. Announces High Sensitivity, Extended Shortwave Infrared Wavelength Linear Arrays For Advanced Imaging Tasks
    Sensors Unlimited, Inc., part of Goodrich Corporation, global suppliers of shortwave infrared (SWIR) imaging detectors and systems based on indium gallium arsenide (InGaAs) technology, introduces the new LC Series Linear Photodiode Arrays
  2. Alice UV Spectrograph Unlocks A Comet's Secrets

    The Rosetta spacecraft's onboard ultraviolet (UV) imaging spectrograph Alice has discovered valuable scientific insights into the origin, composition, and workings of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko.

  3. SPIE And Laurin Publishing Announce Prism Awards Finalists
    SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics, and Laurin Publishing, publisher of Photonics Media, have announced the 67 finalist companies for the 2008 Prism Awards for Photonics Innovation, the premier competition for the photonics industry worldwide
  4. Photon Control Named One Of British Columbia’s Top 100 Fastest Growing Companies For The 2nd Year Running

    Photon Control Inc. ("Photon Control"), a leading developer of innovative measurement technologies, is pleased to announce they have been listed on Business in Vancouver’s list of B.C’s 100 fastest growing companies for the 2nd year and has moved from the 82nd spot to 78th.

  5. Designer Optoelectronics - Quantum Mechanics For New Materials
    European researchers have combined computer modelling of quantum mechanics and precision fabrication processes to create novel transparent conductive oxides made to order for a wide range of scientific and consumer applications.
  6. Caltech 4D Microscope Revolutionizes The Way We Look At The Nano World
    More than a century ago, the development of the earliest motion picture technology made what had been previously thought "magical" a reality: capturing and recreating the movement and dynamism of the world around us.
  7. CLEO 2000: Coiled fiber amplifiers produce high power single-mode pulses
    Bending multimode fiber amplifiers filters out higher-order modes without significantly reducing efficiency...
  8. OCLI Licenses Coating Technology to AFG
    Optical Coating Laboratory Inc. (Santa Rosa, CA) has licensed its electrochromic technology to AFG Industries Inc.
  9. Coherent OPO Simplifies Long Wavelength MPE Microscopy
    The new Chameleon OPO (Optical Parametric Oscillator) from Coherent Inc. (Santa Clara, CA) has been completely redesigned to provide extremely simple access to tunable near-IR wavelengths for multiphoton excitation microscopy (MPE).
  10. Industry First Forward Flux Lamp Standards For Light Measurement System Calibration
    Manufacturers of LEDs, light fixtures and displays can now calibrate their spectral or luminous flux measurement systems quickly and accurately with Forward Flux Lamp Standards from Labsphere.