Improving Infrared Imaging

Air-gapped distributed Bragg reflectors can help to suppress the spectral crosstalk in photodetectors

II-VI and EO Collaborate on IR Optics

Easier purchasing of optical components for IR applications throughout the design, prototyping, and production project cycles

Controlling Fluorescence with Nanofibers

Better understanding of the interaction between light and atoms near a nanoscale light-guiding structure

Rising Demand for Optical Fibers for Broadband Expansion

Leoni and Hengtong to establish a joint venture for the manufacture of single-mode fibers in Europe

Flexible Dielectric Glass Metasurfaces

The new production method employs a natural process already used in fluid mechanics

Flir to Further Expand its Unmanned System Capabilities

Flir Systems to acquire Endeavor Robotics

Optical Single-Electron Detector

A molecule is sensitive enough to optically detect an electron at a distance of hundreds of nanometers

Producing Finest Polymer Structures Faster

Saving time with stereolithography and multiphoton polymerization in one machine

A Structured Laser Beam

New approach at CERN to produce beams that are almost non-diffractive

Prism Awards Recognize Groundbreaking Light-Based Innovations

Awards in eight previous and two new categories for innovations in various photonic technologies