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SPIE Defense + Commercial Sensing 2019 | Call for Papers

SPIE Journals OPEN ACCESS

Defense & Security

Hexagon KH-9: Meeting the challenge

The Hexagon KH-9 Reconnaissance Satellite is still considered one of the most complicated systems ever put into space.

Pierre-Alexandre Blanche

Head-up displays have been in use by military aircraft for decades, but like a lot of interesting technology developed for the military, they're moving into the commercial space.

19 November 2018
Manijeh Razeghi

"Look inside the tiniest of particles and you will find a universe." - Rumi (1207-1273), quoted on the back of Razeghi's "Fundamentals of Solid State Engineering" (2nd edition).

15 November 2018
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Opportunistic deep space missions to comets

5 November 2018
PW childcare grant

SPIE has created a grant to give parents equal opportunity to attend its largest annual meeting.

1 November 2018
CIGS solar modules arrive at International Space Station for evaluation
NASA set to test Ascent Solar samples for potential use in CubeSat missions.
19 November 2018
UK quantum teams to build QKD, atomic clock, and gravity sensor prototypes
Industry-led effort aims to develop four quantum instruments, each underpinned by photonics technology, within two years.
13 November 2018
Coherent sales hit by US-China tariffs
Trade war takes the edge off record-breaking fiscal year, with a 10% dip in sales now pencilled in for 2019.
7 November 2018
nLight looks to move up power scale
Fiber laser firm reports 'aggressive' price competition in China; says will move beyond 10 kW in 2019.
6 November 2018
 

Timothy Day: Good causes make for great business in photonics

SPIE Newsroom
03 July 2018