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Forthcoming events

SPIE Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation

Edinburgh, UK
26 June-1 July 2016
SPIE

International Conference on Physics

New Orleans, USA
27-29 June 2016
OMICS Group

International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena

Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
17-22 July 2016
The Optical Society

Advanced Photonics Congress

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
18-20 July 2016
The Optical Society

SPIE Optics and Photonics

San Diego, CA, USA
28 August-1 September 2016
SPIE

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Latest Issue

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Sensors and detectors

The pulse of the city

Jessica Rowbury finds that sensor technology is impacting the design, engineering, and management of infrastructure

Brexit

What would Britain's exit from the EU mean for the photonics industry?

Endoscopy

Eyes inside the body

Astronomy

Final frontier

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Analysis & Opinion

RAIS: A new platform for diagnosing infectious diseases

News image23 June 2016
Researchers from EU-funded project 'RAIS' report on the development of a point-of-care diagnostic device, and discuss collaboration with industry partners, desirable improvements for the system, and potential market barriers

Lightning fast patents

News image15 June 2016
Dr Jack Severs and Graham Crofts, from intellectual property law firm Gill Jennings & Every, discuss the IP fast tracking options for green technology, which includes products that may not be traditionally thought of as environmentally friendly

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White Papers


Designing with Stock Optics

By Edmund Optics
3 June 2016
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The taccor comb - high power frequency comb with 1 GHz mode spacing

By Albrecht Bartels and Matthias Beck of Laser Quantum
6 May 2016

Identifying Natural and Synthetic Gems

By Cicely A. Rathmell, MSc.
19 April 2016
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Latest press releases

Avantes appoints new director of sales & marketing

15 June 2016
NEWS RELEASESAvantes appoints new director of sales & marketing
Avantes has announced the appointment of Willem Jan Mulder as its new director of sales & marketing. He will be leading Avantes' worldwide sales and marketing teams
Avantes

48-hour Express Service for technical optics

15 June 2016
LENSES AND OPTICS48-hour Express Service for technical optics
For urgent needs and rapid prototyping Prazisions Glas & Optik from Germany has introduced its new 48-hour Express Service for technical optics
Prazisions Glas & Optik

AvaSpec-NIR 2.5-HSC

15 June 2016
SPECTROSCOPYAvaSpec-NIR 2.5-HSC
Avantes has introduced a new instrument in the NIR line, the AvaSpec-NIR 2.5-HSC
Avantes

Obis Core LS

15 June 2016
LASERS AND DIODES
Coherent

KTN vari-focal lens

10 June 2016
LENSES AND OPTICS
AMS technologies

FTIR 4300

10 June 2016
SPECTROSCOPY
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