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Defense & Security

Quantum technology: paths to commercialization

From the SPIE Photonics West Show Daily: Quantum technology on exhibit at Moscone Center.


World's oldest dedicated university optics center celebrates a hundred years of optics-related research and education, but notes the need to widen participation.

19 March 2018
Tsai_Achromatic Metalenses

A description of the fabrication and use of a broadband achromatic metalens with high focusing efficiency used in transmission for full-color imaging applications in the visible range of the spectrum.

14 March 2018
SPIE PW orange

Since its invention near the turn of the century, the optical frequency comb has heralded a new era in optical frequency measurements.

5 March 2018
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The Photonics West Show Daily spoke with recruiters and students about the optics and photonics job market.

26 February 2018

SPIE, one of seven international organization members of the International Commission for Optics, has supported the mission of the organization for many years.

14 February 2018
NASA and LeoSat sign development deals for laser satellite links
Separate agreements both aimed at 'revolutionizing' space communications with free-space optical networking.
14 March 2018
Democrat leader Schumer outlines plan to 'save' Rochester laser lab
High-profile senator calls for new five-year co-operative agreement expanding the Laboratory for Laser Energetics' activities.
7 March 2018
VLT's interferometer upgrade probes Betelgeuse
'MATISSE' system combines mid-infrared wavelengths captured by up to four different telescopes, providing astronomers with unprecedented image detail.
5 March 2018
Defense giant L3 backs Peak Nano Optics
Deal to help developer of nano-layered graded index optics expand manufacturing output.
1 March 2018

Timothy Day: Good causes make for great business in photonics