Stifterverband Prize for Multibeam Laser Processing

Light split into up to 16 partial beams, controllable individually to produce functional surfaces

Li-Fi Allows for Ultrafast Underwater Communications

Hydromea has developed a miniature optical modem that can operate down to 6,000 meters below the ocean’s surface

Safely Killing SARS-CoV-2: 222 vs 254 nm UV-C

Evidence that 222 nm ultraviolet – which is safer to use around humans – effectively destroys Coronavirus

Shining a Green Light on Migraine

Light therapy shown reduction in the pain intensity of the headache phase and frequency

Semicon Techniques Employed for New NASA Detector

AstroPix: creating devices the same way electronics companies produce cell phones, laptops

Powerful Infrared Laser Bars for Metal Processing

EKOLAS research project leads to novel laser bars with outstanding values in efficiency and performance

Ramping up AI for Industrial Use

Trumpf and Fraunhofer IPA confirm research partnership, develop artificial intelligence solutions for sheet metal manufacturing

A Photonic Device Comes to the Aid of COVID-19 Patients

International initiative Hemocovid-19 is testing a biophotonics tool for use within ICUs

Quasi-Simultaneous Laser Transmission Welding

KTP develops scale-up rules for the quasi-simultaneous joining of thermoplastics

An Efficient Miniaturized Entangled Photon Source for Quantum Computing

Promises ultrafast data encryption with significant market potential in financial, security, medical, and governmental