Stewart Wills | 29 October 2022
Industrial-laser behemoth reports strong gains in sales and order for fiscal year—but CEO acknowledges economic and geopolitical uncertainties are “making me pensive.”
Meeri Kim | 27 October 2022
A single flower species appears different to pollinators depending on pigment composition.
Patricia Daukantas | 26 October 2022
Using femtosecond laser pulses to alter stress states in materials could enable better optics for space-based observations.
Stewart Wills | 24 October 2022
A proposed architecture, Netcast, would use light-based techniques to run complex machine-learning computations on smartphones, smart speakers and other low-power client devices.
Sarah Michaud | 20 October 2022
A new projection-based additive manufacturing method uses blue and red lasers to quickly create high-resolution micrometer-sized objects.
Stewart Wills | 20 October 2022
Top honors in the Rochester, NY-based optics, photonics and imaging startup accelerator go to an early-stage firm seeking to speed up semiconductor manufacture.
Stewart Wills | 19 October 2022
Trapped-ion hardware/software provider Quantinuum teams up with global trading company Mitsui & Co. to build quantum use cases and markets in Japan and Asia–Pacific.
Edwin Cartlidge | 19 October 2022
System could lower the cost of making metalenses and radiation absorbers.
Meeri Kim | 13 October 2022
New ink formulation enables two-photon laser printing to fabricate dynamic, complex yet tiny structures.
Patricia Daukantas | 12 October 2022
Streamlined dual-wavelength excitation system can deliver accurate depth information about tissues.