Current Headlines

  1. New CEO In Scandinavia LASER COMPONENTS

    On November 1st, Fredrik Wikfeldt took over as CEO of LASER COMPONENTS Nordic AB. He holds a master’s degree in engineering physics from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm and brings more than twenty years of sales and management expertise in the electronics and manufacturing industry as well as a deep technical knowledge of industrial image processing and measurement technologies.

  2. Breakthrough Mind-Reading Wearable Device To Launch In 2020 With Help From Protolabs’ Cool Idea Award

    Digital manufacturing leader Protolabs today announces that nūrio has been selected as the latest Cool Idea Award winner for innovation in consumer technology.

  3. SCHOTT’s Laser-Diffusing Technology Enables More Effective Light-Based Therapies

    SCHOTT’s high-performance glass-based diffusers radiate laser light extremely homogeneously and efficiently, enabling more effective medical treatments. The patent-pending laser-diffusing materials are available in various geometries, including cylindrical, front emitting, spherical and special shapes. Ideally suited for light-based medical treatments such as photodynamic therapy or laser-induced thermal therapy, laser diffusers support the fight against cancer.

  4. Machine Learning Enhances Light-Beam Performance At The Advanced Light Source

    Synchrotron light sources are powerful facilities that produce light in a variety of “colors,” or wavelengths – from the infrared to X-rays – by accelerating electrons to emit light in controlled beams.

  5. A New Quantum Data Classification Protocol Brings Us Nearer To A Future ‘Quantum Internet’

    Quantum-based communication and computation technologies promise unprecedented applications, such as unconditionally secure communications, ultra-precise sensors, and quantum computers capable of solving specific problems with a level of efficiency impossible to reach by classical computers.

  6. Laser Versus Weeds: LZH Shows Farming 4.0 At The Agritechnica

    Lasers instead of pesticides - the Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V. (LZH) will be showing this Farming 4.0 vision for the first time during the AGRITECHNICA in Hannover from November 10th to 16th, 2019, at the Pavilion of the state of Niedersachsen (hall 21, stand A05).

  7. Resolve Optics Contributes To Space Projects

    Resolve Optics reports on its active participation in designing and supplying robust optical systems for a range of different space projects over the last few years.

  8. Alluxa Announces New VP Of Operations, Bill Kastanis

    Alluxa, Inc., a global leader in thin-film deposition technology and high-performance optical coatings and filters, is pleased to announce Bill Kastanis as the new vice president of operations, effective immediately. A highly-respected veteran in optics and photonics, Bill has over 35 years of experience in operations, vacuum deposition, and factory automation.

  9. UB Nanotech Research Getting Boost With New Electron Beam Lithography System

    UB researchers have received a $1M National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to help fund the purchase of a new 100-kilovolt electron beam lithography (EBL) system.

  10. AQT Now Supports Qiskit As Quantum Software Tool

    Quantum computers promise to solve real-life problems that are beyond the computational powers of classical computers. The computational strength of quantum computers is based on an entirely different set of rules for computation.