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Lasers & Sources

SPIE Gold Medal winner Paul Corkum: Voted “most likely to win a Nobel Prize”

The award recognizes Corkum's conceptual contributions and development of new laser methods that led to the creation of the field of attoscience.

VLT_Rachel Berlowitz

Adaptive optics at Paranal Observatory give satellite-quality images from surface of Earth.

27 June 2018
CEI Grid_William Burgess

A new generation of light sources for cinema comes of age.

25 June 2018
SPIE CEO Kent Rochford

SPIE's new CEO Kent Rochford, formerly of NIST, stepped into his new role 1 June. We asked Rochford to discuss his views on SPIE and the world of optics and photonics.

11 June 2018

The key to discovery, says John Mather of NASA Goddard, is being open to new opportunities.

1 May 2018

Our fascination with the concept of alien life drives scientists and civilians alike to explore.

19 April 2018
Trumpf increases annual sales 15% to €3.6 billion
Orders received rise from €3.4 to €3.8 billion with largest individual markets being Germany, USA and China.
19 July 2018
ASML accelerates EUV development
Better-than-expected quarterly results and throughput gains prompt additional spending to develop EUV tools more quickly.
18 July 2018
Baraja joins lidar rush with tunable laser system
Venture-backed Sydney startup says novel approach will offer required combination of performance and cost.
18 July 2018
Cooke Optics acquired in ‘welcome’ purchase by Caledonia Investments
$127 million investment to enable faster growth and new lenses; management team remains unchanged.
17 July 2018
Anne L'Huillier: From extreme nonlinear optics to ultrafast atomic physics

SPIE Newsroom
20 June 2018