Member News

  • VTT research centre in Finland develops miniature gas sensor for mobile devices to detect internal air problems ,
  • Political Support of Photonics in Asia: Opportunity or Threat to European Companies? by on ,
  • Japanese chemical company Asahi Kasei orders AIXTRON Close Coupled Showerhead tool to start production of Deep UV LED ,
  • The University of Nottingham has ranked 10th in a list of the country’s top universities and 140th in the world ,
  • Heraeus Noblelight joins group to accompany Prime Minister David Cameron on South East Asia trade mission ,
  • Heraeus Noblelight Gains Queen’s Award For Enterprise In The Innovation Category ,
  • VI Systems awarded US patent on parallel optics covering optoelectronic assemblies for high-speed signal transmission ,
  • IQE & Cardiff University establish JV to lead development & commercialization of Compound Semiconductor technologies ,
  • Quantel awarded $7-million contract by Tier 1 defense contractor for lasers into wing-mounted fighter aircraft pod ,
  • Luxexcel (market leader 3D printing of optics) moves into next phase of technology development and application ,
  • Seren Photonics wins Royal Society Emerging Technologies award for its GaN templates for LED manufacturing ,
  • University of Southampton's Zepler Institute manufactures record length of high-performance photonic bandgap fibre ,
  • Fraunhofer ISE Spin-Off Company NexWafe - Kerfless Wafer Technology Brings Dwon Cost of Photovoltaics & Reduce Waste ,
  • Quantel Laser “ELBA” fiber source is undergoing qualification for use in future gene sequencing equipment ,
  • Fraunhofer/CEA collaborate on multi-junction solar ultra-high-efficiency photovoltaic devices for CPV & consumer use ,
  • Onefive, supplier of femtosecond/picosecond laser modules, has obtained ISO 9001:2008 and 13485:2003 certifications ,
  • Aledia completes $31M Series B financing (developer and manufacturer of 3D LEDs based on GaN on-Silicon) ,
  • Optoscribe, supplier of 3D Waveguide technology for optical telecommunications, is now ISO 9001:2008 certified ,
  • Laser developer M Squared Lasers wins IOP award for SolsTiS laser (a compact and fully automated laser toolkit) ,
  • RT : Pioneering scientist, Prof Nikolay Zheludev awarded prestigious Physics medal ,