Optics and photonics technologies provide the eyes for self-driving cars. (An SPIE Professional magazine article. )
Ants, bees, and octopuses: bioinspired robotics, drones, and smart structures
Photonics for a Better World
Temperature-sensitive technology for artificial skins: smart structures
The promise of 2D tunable materials
From the SPIE Photonics West Show Daily: 2D tunable materials would allow researchers to "move from still-life daguerreotype nanophotonics to the film and television era."
SPIE Newsroom22 March 2017