Smart Cameras for Underwater Vehicles

Virtual diving – Fraunhofer IGD develops digital underwater technologies in Rostock

A Compact Full-Stokes Polarization Camera

Portable polarization-sensitive camera could be used in machine vision, autonomous vehicles, security and atmospheric chemistry

Blowing Tiny Optical Lenses

Wafer-level process would allow easy integration into biomedical imaging instruments

Laser Light Detects Tumors

New method of multimodal nonlinear microscopy of head and neck carcinoma

A New Sensor for Light, Heat and Touch

Thermodiffusion assisted pyroelectrics for rapid and stable heat and radiation sensing

Lasers Aim to Replace Scalpels

Instead of using dyes, the new biopsy technique uses pulses of laser light to image a sample

3D Optical Biopsies within Reach

Optical fiber bundles commonly used in microendoscopy are inherently sensitive to depth information

Multi-Photon Microscopy for Endoscopes

A multi-photon laser penetrates deep into cells and provides high-resolution three-dimensional images of living tissue

Allied Vision Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Company continues its success story with the market launch of Alvium

Optical Imaging System to Find Tiny Tumors

Near-infrared technology pinpoints fluorescent probes deep within living tissue and may be used to detect cancer earlier