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A Chip-Based Nonmechanical Beam Steerer

The new devices provide steering in two dimensions without relying on moving parts

Customized Laser Beams for Glass Processing

New applications for DOEs in the automotive industry

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High-Flux Ultrafast Photoelectron Spectroscopy

New approach reduces the acquisition time for the analysis of multidimensional electron motions by a factor of 1000

Blue OLED on Silicon Sensor Detects Phosphorescence

Applications ranging from oxygen detection gaseous environments to multi-parameter measurements in liquids

Exotic Electron Liquid for Terahertz Detection

An electron-hole liquid may offer a path to room-temperature optoelectronic devices that harness collective electronic phenomena

A Consumer View on Augmented and Virtual Reality in Retail

68 % of survey respondents expect AR and VR to be a common tool for online shopping within five years

A Quiet Photonic Integrated Brillouin Laser

A new spectrally pure lasers could be the heart of precision high-end scientific and commercial applications

Photonics Systems Group to Acquire LS Laser Systems

Special micro-material processing technology perfectly complements Photonics Systems Group’s product range

Fractal Light from Lasers

Proof of a 20-year-old prediction that fractals could be recreated by the use of laser technology

New Laser 2000 CEO Katrin Kobe

Founder Armin Luft retires from the management after 33 years

New Method for Dynamic 3D Printing

Printed microstructures can be moved by light and temperature

Saving Time and Costs in Industrial Prototyping

Novel 3D printing technique produces smooth surfaced micro-parts without need for post-processing

New Fibers for Opto-Mechanical Sensors

Improved model shows Brillouin scattering interactions between light and sound waves in polyimide-coated fiber

New Head of Sales for Optical Control

Björn Kronshage joins expert company for automated component counting, part of the Elsysko group

Anti-Stokes Emission in Gold Nanorods

New results about the origin of light emission from plasmonic nanoparticles

InPulse PIC Pilot Line Kicks Off

European partners started project to accelerate the development of indium phosphide-based PICs

Manipulating Cell Networks with Light

A new type of functional optical microscope system can precisely stimulate user-defined targeted biological cells

Is 2019 the Year Machine Vision Connects with the IIoT?

High-speed, high-capacity CoaXPress interface is key  

A New Home for Optical Solitons

Munich physicists generated dissipative solitons in passive, free-space resonators for the first time

Nobel Laureates Slam EC over Photonics Funding

Mourou, Hell, Hänsch criticize absence, visibility, support for photonics in draft for Horizon Europe programme

Multicolor Holography for Compact 3D Displays

Lens-free holography method could bring color 3D displays to augmented reality glasses and smartphones

IDS Builds, Hires for Future Growth

Ground-breaking ceremony for the new “Innovation and Tech Center” in second quarter of 2019

Double-Slit Experiment in a New Light

A new X-ray spectroscopy method gains new insights into the physical properties of solids

New Partnership of Hamamatsu and Menlo Systems

Hamamatsu Deutschland purchased minority stake, Alex Cable increased ownership

A Broadband Achromatic Metalens

New device made of anisotropic nanostructures focuses light regardless of polarization

Sofradir, Ulis Invest €150M in French Nano 2022 Program

Five-year investment to develop next-generation infrared detectors

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