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WITec Raman Symposium
Invest in Photonics focuses on venture capital investment
Bruker acquires Vutara
Photonics Sensing in Automobiles courtesy of Hamamatsu
  • WITec Raman Symposium

    11th Confocal Raman Imaging Symposium 2014 on the Horizon

    The 11th Confocal Raman Imaging Symposium will be held from 29 September to 1 October 2014 in Ulm, Germany. This annual symposium will cover various aspects of modern Raman microscopy and provide deep insights into Confocal...
  • Bruker acquires Vutara

    Bruker Acquires Fluorescence Microscopy Company Vutara

    Bruker today announced that it has acquired Vutara Incorporated, a technology specialist in high-speed, three-dimensional (3D), super-resolution fluorescence microscopy for life science applications. Transaction details were not...
  • Photonics Sensing in Automobiles courtesy of Hamamatsu

    EPIC Study on Photonics in the Automotive Industry

    EPIC has signed a contract with market research and consultancy firm TEMATYS for the development of an in-depth market and technology report of photonics technologies used in cars and for its manufacturing. Manufacturing...
  • Medical Imaging call for papers

    SPIE Medical Imaging: Abstracts due 4 August

    The SPIE Medical Imaging meeting takes place 21 to 26 February 2015 in Orlando, Florida. It is an internationally recognized forum for reporting state-of-the-art research and development in medical imaging. Contributions are...
  • DSS15 City of Baltimore, Maryland

    SPIE DSS 2015: Call for papers

    SPIE Defense, Security and Sensing (DSS) 2015 will be held on 20-24 April 2015 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Maryland (US). SPIE DSS 2015 hosts important scientific conferences and exhibitions on sensors,...
  • SPIE Optics and Photonics photo
  • 3S Photonics Declared in Receivership
  • 2013 was a strong year for light technologies

    2013: Taking the pulse of light-technology markets

    We know the significance of the light technologies industries and the impact they are making in important applications around the world. But in 2013 we received much positive market data that indicates the overall health of the many markets that...
  • With best-fit assembly of car body panels automotive manufacturer achieve optimal accuracy of fit and highest flexibility Photo courtesy of Isra Vision

    Update on the European Machine Vision Industry

    It was a powerful message Basler AG, one of the largest producers of digital cameras for industrial applications worldwide, delivered a few days ago. Total sales of the company were reported to risen by 17% in the first nine months 2013; and...
  • Hamatsu is known for its involvement with research projects, developing detectors for the Large Hadron Collider

    Leading Lights: Hamamatsu

    Novus Light Technologies Today provides first-hand insights into the drivers behind the leading companies in the many industries that make up our market. Dave Wilson, Contributing Editor, UK, interviewed Tim Stokes, the recently appointed Managing...
  • Pixelteq at Photonex 2013

    Photonex 2013: Light dawns over Coventry

    Whether you visited last week’s Photonex show (Ricoh Arena, Coventry, UK) to discover how to build (or buy) a scientific or industrial imaging system, or simply to find a more thrilling way to look at the stars, there was a plethora of...
  • Photonics in the UK

    Photonics in the UK

    Walking around the exhibition hall at Photonex in Coventry, UK, you could be forgiven for thinking that the UK photonics industry is made up mainly of distributors. The exhibitors this year are predominantly UK-based distributors. “The UK...
  • Inspection systems make use of the highest speed that CoaXPress offers Photo Suntech Power

    Leading Lights: Active Silicon

    Novus Light Technologies Today provides first-hand insights into the drivers behind the leading companies in the many industries that make up our market. Dave Wilson, Contributing Editor, UK interviewed Colin Pearce, founder and CEO of Active...
  • Pharmaceutical bottle inspection system for imaging 1D and 2D barcodes using an 85mm Edmund Optics Techspec Compact Fixed Focal Length lens to ensure high levels of accuracy for tracking and sorting

    Leading Lights: Edmund Optics

    Novus Light Technologies Today (NLTT) provides first-hand insight into what drives the leading players in the industries that make up our market. Anne Fischer, Managing Editor, had an opportunity to interview Jason Mulliner, Chief Financial Officer...
  • ProLabs CTO Giacomo Losio

    Prolabs Hires Giacomo Losio as Head of Technology

    ProLabs, an independent provider of global optical network infrastructure products, announced that Giacomo Losio has been appointed head of technology for the company. Losio joins ProLabs from Cisco Systems, where he most...
  • Sebastien Dignard, Framos President
  • Axel Krepil, Framos Sensor Management

    Framos Hires Axel Krepil to Manage Sensor Distribution

    Axel Krepil assumed leadership of the pan-European distribution of sensor components at image processing specialist Framos in Munich, Germany on 1st July 2014. Krepil joins Framos from Cypress Semi-conductor, where he was Senior Distribution...
  • Peter Hoeklin, Trumpf CEO

    Trumpf Welcomes CEO Peter Hoecklin, Promotes Burke Doar

    Effective 1 July 2014, Peter Hoecklin assumed the role of president and CEO of Trumpf Inc. In this position he is responsible for all Trumpf Inc.’s subsidiaries and business operations in North America, including manufacturing, engineering,...
  • Gary Edwards, Fiberguide Business Development Manager

    Gary Edwards Joins Fiberguide Sales Team

    Fiberguide Industries, part of Halma, has named Gary Edwards as Business Development Manager for the Pacific Northwest and Southwest US. Edwards is tasked with support in these territories for customers of the company’s optical fibre and...
  • Dr Theresa McCormick wins Horiba grant

    Portland State Researcher Recipient of PTI Equipment Grant

    Photon Technology International (PTI), now Horiba Scientific, announced that Dr. Theresa McCormick from Portland State University, was the winner of the Spring 2014 Equipment Grant Competition. Dr. McCormick will receive $10,000 to use toward the...
  • Guernsey Coating Labs Now 100 Woman Owned Business

    Ty Guernsey Acquires Guernsey Coating Laboratories

    Guernsey Coating Laboratories (GCL) announces that Ty Guernsey, the co-founder since inception in 1982, has acquired the company, making GCL a 100 % woman-owned business. The company specializes in optical coatings covering the wavelength range...

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