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Forthcoming events

SPIE Translational Biophotonics 2016

Houston, TX, USA
16-17 May 2016
SPIE

EPIC Workshop on Photonic Systems for Life Sciences Applications

Cork, Ireland
25-26 May 2016
EPIC

Lasys

Stuttgart, Germany
31 May-2 June 2016
Messe Stuttgart

CLEO 2016

San Jose, CA, USA
5-10 June 2016
The Optical Society

Optatec

Frankfurt, Germany
7-9 June 2016
P. E. Schall

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Latest Issue

Electro Optics cover

Modelling software

Enlightening reality

With the launch of the Oculus Rift and Microsoft's HoloLens in March, user adoption of virtual and augmented reality devices is set to increase. Jessica Rowbury looks at how optical modelling is aiding the development of VR and AR systems

Security and Defence

Can higher powers open windows for terahertz security?

Research-grade lasers

Lasers at the leading edge

Silicon photonics

First laser grown on silicon substrate

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Analysis & Opinion

Inpho Venture Summit to attract investment for European photonics

News image29 April 2016
Greg Blackman speaks to the organisers of the Inpho Venture Summit, formerly Invest in Photonics, about encouraging European investors to back photonics technologies

Commercialising new tech: advice for photonics start-ups

11 April 2016
What questions should you ask when commercialising new photonics technology? Greg Blackman reports from a panel discussion on the subject at Photonics Europe in Brussels

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White Papers

Identifying Natural and Synthetic Gems

By Cicely A. Rathmell, MSc.
19 April 2016
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Creating ultra-short phase stabilised pulses for high harmonic generation (HHG)

By Thomas Binhammer, Laser Quantum
10 February 2016

Fluorescence spectroscopy of wine

By Edinburgh Instruments
1 December 2015

STS Developers Kit: A Bright Future

By Ocean Optics
27 October 2015
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Latest press releases

QCL OEM

26 April 2016
ANALYSIS, TEST AND MEASUREMENT
The low-noise QCL OEM driver from Wavelength Electronics has enabled countless applications with its patented circuitry
Wavelength Electronics

871 Laser Wavelength Meter

25 April 2016
ANALYSIS, TEST AND MEASUREMENT
The best way to determine the absolute wavelength of CW and pulsed lasers is with the 871 Laser Wavelength Meter from Bristol Instruments
Bristol Instruments

Guardian Series

25 April 2016
POSITIONING EQUIPMENT
Newport is adding the Guardian Series of active isolation workstations to its portfolio of isolation systems
Newport

OmniCure AC550/P and OmniCure AC575/Pair-cooled

25 April 2016
LEDS AND ILLUMINATION
Excelitas Technologies

Focusing module

25 April 2016
LENSES AND OPTICS
Holo/Or

S onix

25 April 2016
ANALYSIS, TEST AND MEASUREMENT
Sensofar Metrology