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    Advancement in Practical Use of Laser Fusion

    The Graduate School for the Creation of New Photonics Industries, Toyota Motor Corporation and Hamamatsu Photonics K.K. have announced the discovery of a new efficient heating mechanism for fusion fuel by irradiating opposed two beams in three...
  • Researchers working with the MO Q-switched laser Left PhD candidate Ryohei Morimoto Right Assistant Professor Taichi Goto
  • Kennesaw State researchers develop third-generation solar cells
  • MHP show great promise for solar cells

    Monitoring Growth of Metal Halide Perovskite Crystals

    As climate change garners more attention around the world, scientists at the University of Virginia and Cornell University have made critical advances in understanding the physical properties of an emerging class of solar cells that have the...
  • Remote-Controlled Microrobots for Medical Operations

    Remote-Controlled Microrobots for Medical Operations

    For the past few years, scientists around the world have been studying ways to use miniature robots to better treat a variety of diseases. The robots are designed to enter the human body, where they can deliver drugs at specific locations or...
  • Looking at brain temperature

    Optical Fiber Probe Improves Measurement of Brain Temperature

    The brain is the most temperature-sensitive organ in the body. Even small deviations in brain temperature are capable of producing profound effects—including behavioral changes, cell toxicity, and neuronal cell death. The problem faced by...
  • Assistant Professor Kasper Jensen in the Quantop research groups laboratories at the Niels Bohr Institute where the experiments are carried out Photo Ola Jakup Joensen
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  • Real-Time Bomb Scanner Could Revolutionize Airport Security

    Real-Time Bomb Scanner Could Revolutionize Airport Security

    A team of European scientists have created a real-time, hand-held chemical sensor with stand-off detection capabilities that could help to increase airport safety, reduce car emissions, and combat unnecessary food wastage. The device can scan from...
  • Printing powered by solar

    Flexographic Press Runs on Solar

    GM Graphix, a flexographic printing company, was awarded the most innovative use of LED curing technology -- for reducing carbon footprint while improving energy efficiency using solar power. GM Graphix is the first flexographic company in the...
  • 3D solar cells capture light from all angles
  • FLIR optical gas imaging technology at work

    Infrared Cameras Monitor Manufacturing Operations

    FLIR Systems GF-Series infrared cameras are being used by chemical, petrochemical, pharmaceutical and many other manufacturing industries worldwide to ensure that existing air quality or internal systems for removing chemicals are...
  • Renishaw inVia

    Confocal Raman Microscope Monitors Blood in Plastic Bags

    The Michael Smith Laboratories at the University of British Columbia, Canada, is leading the way in the use of Raman spectroscopy as a tool for monitoring biochemical changes and inter-donor variability in stored red blood cell (RBC) units. The...
  • The Quorum PP3000T cryo-SEM prep system mounted on a JEOL SEM at the Diamond Light Source
  • Edinburgh International Conference Centre

    Insights on Photonics Opportunities in Sensing, Security

    Industry leaders at an all-day event in Edinburgh on 28 September will offer insight on opportunities for new end-use applications resulting from the rapid emergence of innovative dual-use technologies in the defence, security, and...
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