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Forthcoming events

SPIE Optics and Photonics

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

The 18th China International Optoelectronic Expo (CIOE)

Shenzhen, China
6-9 September 2016

Future Photonics Hub's inaugural industry day

University of Southampton, UK
13 September 2016
Future Photonics Hub

Photonics Boot Camp 2016

Vienna University, Austria
14-16 September 2016

Enova Paris

Paris, France
14-15 September 2016
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Latest Issue

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Silicon photonics

Can silicon photonics escape the rack?

Having transformed fibre-optic communications, silicon's optical properties look set to spread to applications like chemical sensing and intra-chip communications, finds Andy Extance

Point of care

Bringing care closer

Optical coherence tomography

Bringing OCT to the masses

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Analysis & Opinion

Fighting food fraud with optical technologies

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Ruth Walker, associate European patent attorney at Gill Jennings and Every, discusses how optical technologies are helping to prevent food counterfeiting, and the patent issues that come with this

German photonics industry prepares for Brexit consequences

News image10 August 2016
Wenko Süptitz, head of German high-tech industry association, Spectaris discusses what companies in Germany and the UK should consider following the UK's decision to leave the European Union

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Latest press releases

Lasermet installs second Laser Castle at Talens Systems, Spain

22 August 2016
SAFETY
Talens Systems ordered a second Laser Castle for their laser processing business and took delivery of it at the end of May 2016

Center for Optical Coatings and Metrology opened

5 August 2016
NEWS RELEASES
The Laser Zentrum Hannover and the Fraunhofer-Institut fur Angewandte Optik und Feinmechanik (IOF) have opened the Center for Optical Coatings and Metrology

Vacuum compatible beam expanders

29 July 2016
LENSES AND OPTICSVacuum compatible beam expanders
Optical Surfaces have introduced a new set of reflective beam expanders that can achieve higher power density through operating in a vacuum
Optical Surfaces

Nanosystec doubling production area in response to growing demands

28 July 2016
NEWS RELEASES
Nanosystec

QFOCUS QF-46

28 July 2016
POSITIONING EQUIPMENT
Aerotech

M Squared announced as National Business Awards finalist

28 July 2016
NEWS RELEASES
M Squared