Portable Spectrometry Device Assesses Soil Health

photonics - Vie, 08/18/2017 - 16:13
A portable field sensor was used to accurately measure minerals in soils more easily and efficiently than laboratory-based techniques. The technique, known as portable x-ray fluorescence spectrometry...
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Center for NanoScience Hands Out Thesis Awards

photonics - Vie, 08/18/2017 - 15:11
Three Ph.D. students and one master’s student from Würzburg and Munich have won prizes for their innovative work in application-oriented nanoscience at the Nano Innovation Awards at the...
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Teledyne Backs Teams at Unmanned Systems Canada

photonics - Vie, 08/18/2017 - 15:07
Imaging sensing technology developer Teledyne Dalsa provided cameras to the University of Toronto Aerospace Team’s (UTAT) UAV and Aerial Robotics divisions at the Unmanned Systems Canada...
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Univ. of Arizona Selected for Photonic Data Link Program

photonics - Vie, 08/18/2017 - 11:32
The American Institute of Manufacturing Integrated Photonics — AIM Photonics — has announced the University of Arizona as the recipient for a new defense department government directed...
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Avantes Eclipse Team Preps for Solar Event

photonics - Jue, 08/17/2017 - 16:15
On Monday, Aug. 21, engineers from Netherlands-based Avantes will be in Casper, Wyo., to witness the total solar eclipse from its incident path, and support researchers and scientists using the...
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Thermal Ablation System Enables Transdermal Drug Delivery

photonics - Jue, 08/17/2017 - 15:07
A novel transdermal delivery system for protein-based drugs uses photothermal ablation to increase the permeability of the skin by heating and perturbing the first skin layer, so that the drug can be...
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Anapole Lasers Generate Ultrafast Pulses for Managing Nanoscale Optics

photonics - Jue, 08/17/2017 - 13:16
Anapole lasers made from semiconductors shaped into energy-storing nanodisks could be useful as an energy source for nanoscale optics in silicon-compatible platforms. According to researchers...
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Small Joins Oclaro Board

photonics - Mié, 08/16/2017 - 17:02
Optical communications solutions provider Oclaro Inc. has appointed Ian Small to its board of directors. Small brings more than 25 years of professional experience with competencies in...
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Framos, Pyxalis Enter Distribution Partnership

photonics - Mié, 08/16/2017 - 16:59
Image sensor distributor Framos Technologies Inc. has extended its collaboration with CMOS image sensor designer Pyxalis SAS, entering a formal agreement to provide Framos partners with customized,...
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DLP-SLA Enables 3D Printing of Labs-on-a-Chip

photonics - Mar, 08/15/2017 - 15:50
A custom 3D printer built using digital light processor stereolithography (DLP-SLA) has demonstrated the ability to print a viable microfluidic device compact enough to achieve flow channel...
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Discovery Leads to Higher Resolution in Computational Microscopy

photonics - Mar, 08/15/2017 - 13:35
Using special algorithms, scientists have significantly improved computational imaging in lensless microscopes. The algorithms were used not only to generate the image, but also to improve the...
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Bodkin Design Awarded Contract for Army Illumination System

photonics - Mar, 08/15/2017 - 09:53
Bodkin Design & Engineering LLC was awarded the first round of a $1.5 million Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) phase two contract from the U.S. Navy to develop a power-efficient...
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M Squared Demonstrated Quantum Gravity Measurement

photonics - Mar, 08/15/2017 - 09:51
Quantum laser developer M Squared has demonstrated the U.K.’s first industrial quantum gravity technology, a quantum gravimeter. The device, which can measure gravity, is crucial for such...
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Syntec Consolidates Businesses, Announces Technology Acquisition Plans

photonics - Mar, 08/15/2017 - 09:49
Polymer optics manufacturer Syntec Optics Inc. has successfully consolidated its three different operations and plans to acquire additional optics technologies. "Syntec Optics has always kept...
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Color in Nanocrystalline LEDs Can Be Tuned

photonics - Lun, 08/14/2017 - 16:12
A novel, economical way to tune the color of LEDs by altering the semiconductor nanocrystals used to make them could be applicable for industrial-scale production. The color of some LEDs can be...
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Data Transmission via Terahertz Multiplexer

photonics - Lun, 08/14/2017 - 14:25
A method for multiplexing data — the ability to send multiple signals through a single channel of a voice or data communication system — carried on terahertz waves and high-frequency...
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Exceptional Points Enhance Sensing at Nanoscale

photonics - Lun, 08/14/2017 - 13:30
A discovery regarding the sensing capability of microresonators could impact the creation of biomedical devices, electronics and biohazard detection devices. A novel sensing scheme for...
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Qubitekk Licenses Oak Ridge Photon Production Method

photonics - Lun, 08/14/2017 - 12:43
Quantum computing and cryptography technology developer Qubitekk Inc. has non-exclusively licensed a method developed by Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) to produce photons in a controlled,...
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Oxford Instruments, NPL, NGI Successfully Test Graphene Quantum, Metrology System

photonics - Lun, 08/14/2017 - 12:40
High technology developer Oxford Instruments NanoScience has completed a graphene characterization and primary resistance metrology project with the National Physical Laboratory (NPL) and the...
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Tiny Terahertz Laser Aids Industrial Imaging

photonics - Vie, 08/11/2017 - 12:51
A new terahertz design that can be etched on microchips boosts the power output of chip-mounted terahertz lasers by 80 percent. The novel design shows promise for future industrial imaging and...
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