Novus Light Home

Light Research

Lightning News

Digital Lumens Secures $23 Million in New Financing
  • Samsung exiting LED business
  • Olmec UK winning team for Most Innovation Machine Vision Project Award

    Olmec Wins Machine Vision Project Award

    Olmec UK has won the PPMA Group’s “Most Innovative Machine Vision Project Award” for the development and installation of a multifunctional eight-camera, two-stage inspection system for wound-care...
  • OSA and OIDA Merge Corporate Member Programs

    OSA and OIDA Corporate Member Programs to Merge in 2015

    The Optical Society (OSA) announced that OSA Corporate Associates and the Optoelectronics Industry Development Association (OIDA) will merge into one membership program called OSA Industry Development Associates as of 1 January...
  • Day of Photonics Indonesia 2014

    First EPIC “Day of Photonics” Concludes

    The inaugural edition of “Day of Photonics” took place on 21 October 2014, 21 years after the General Conference of Weights And Measures adopted the value of 299,792.458 kilometres per second (km/s) as the speed of...
  • Graphene Flagship welcomes associated members

    Graphene Flagship Welcomes First Associated Members

    As part of its mission to strengthen Europe’s graphene research and development community, the Graphene Flagship welcomes its first four associated members: Netzsch (Germany), NetComposites (UK), ABB and Imerys...
  • Neophotonics buys Emcores tunable laser technology
  • Zemax optical and illumination design software

    Arlington Capital Partners Acquires Zemax

    Arlington Capital Partners, a Washington, DC-based private equity firm, has announced the acquisition of the Zemax division of Radiant Zemax. Headquartered in Redmond, Washington (US), Zemax provides optical and illumination...
  • Read More

  • Fraunhofer IIS Endorama View of Bladder copyright Fraunhofer IIS

    Medica 2014: Endoscopy with panoramic view

    Whether physicians examine or operate on the bladder wall with an endoscope, they can catch a glimpse of only a miniscule section of the organ, their viewpoint is like that of someone looking through a keyhole. But soon, however, this perspective...
  • The Xenocs Nano-inXider with the Linkam HFSX350 temperature stage
  • Rediscovering Venus using Vesta and Astro-comb Credit David Phillips
  • Rare-earth nanoparticles encapsulated in albumin shells glow under IR light Image Prabhas Moghe, et al

    Earlier Cancer Detection with Fluorescent Imaging

    A new medical imaging method being developed at Rutgers University could help physicians detect cancer and other diseases earlier, speeding treatment and reducing the need for invasive, time-consuming biopsies. The potentially life-saving technique...
  • Whole-body camera

    Frontiers in Optics 2014: Camera for melanoma detection

    Melanoma is the fifth most common cancer type in the United States, and it's also the deadliest form of skin cancer, causing more than 75% of skin-cancer deaths. If caught early enough though, it is almost always curable. Now a camera, capable...
  • This image shows the type of gold nanorods the team used in their research Gold is biocompatible and scatters light well, making it a good candidate to help study the viscous properties of mucus CreditWei-Chen Wu and Joseph TracyNCSU
  • DESI lens

    Dark Energy Spectroscopy Instrument (DESI) Wins $1.1M US Award

    The Heising-Simons Foundation has awarded $1.1M to the DESI project with the goal of helping to fabricate the unique optics needed to capture spectra of the young expanding universe. The funding comes on the heels of DESI’s CD-1 review by the...
  • Read More

  • Li-Fi hotspot demonstrated at Electronica 2014

    Electronica 2014: Fraunhofer presents Li-Fi hotspot

    The Fraunhofer Institute for Photonic Microsystems (IPMS) in Dresden has developed communication modules that can wirelessly transfer data at a speed of up to 1 Gigabit per second over a distance of up to 10 meters. The optical technology, which is...
  • 2014 Audi A5 Coupe LED headlights

    Automotive Gallium-Nitride LEDs to Reach $1 Billion in 2014

    The market for gallium-nitride (GaN) packaged LEDs in automotive applications is forecast to reach the $1 billion USD mark this year for the first time, according to the latest research from the LED Intelligence Service of IHS Technology. Industry...
  • Stihl piston quality assurance

    Optical Test Method by Framos Ensures Quality Piston Production

    Imaging specialist Framos contributes to optimising products and improving efficiency in production with a new quality assurance solution for pistons that are installed in numerous Stihl products. Headquartered in Germany, Stihl specialises in the...
  • Optically Rewritable 3D LCD
  • Fraunhofers RFID-Transponders with integrated moisture sensors
  • Leica M530 OH6 with FusionOptics technology

    Leica Microsystems Launches Neurosurgical Microscope

    Leica Microsystems has launched a neurosurgical microscope, the Leica M530 OH6. To enable surgeons to see better into deep, narrow cavities, it is equipped with FusionOptics technology, advanced Small Angle Illumination (SAI) and apochromatic...
  • New 10 euro bill at various wave length ranges
  • Read More

Illuminating Products

Copyright © 2014 Novus Media Today Group, LLC. All rights reserved. Website design and build by MM Design.