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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.

The emergence of lidar as a key technology for future autonomous vehicles ratcheted up throughout 2017, with major players including Ford, Airbus, and Osram backing a raft of startups with their own particular takes on the photonics hardware.

21 March 2018

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
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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
Gemalto unveils two new enhanced security features for ID documents
Dutch-French firm invests in color laser engraving technology to boost fraud protection and ease verification.
22 March 2018
Growing Berliner Glas sets up training scheme to help close skills gap
German optics firm looking to expand headcount quickly as it racks up record sales figures.
21 March 2018
NASA chooses Pixelink cameras for Orion mission
Canadian firm working with Deep Space Systems on optical navigation kit for new manned spacecraft.
19 March 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

Timothy Day: Good causes make for great business in photonics