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HORIBA acquires Photon Technology International to increase fluorescence spectroscopy market share

02/12/2014

Kyoto, Japan--HORIBA has acquired the global assets of Photon Technology International and its affiliate companies to increase its market share in fluorescence spectroscopy.

Laser market to exceed $11B by 2017, says Strategies Unlimited

02/04/2014 Mountain View, CA--Strategies Unlimited has released its annual market research report, "The Worldwide Market for Lasers," which foresees revenue growth of 4.9% from 2012 to 2017 for the total laser market, bolstered ...

Ptychography method uses phase information for high-contrast, label-free imaging

01/28/2014

Sheffield, England--Researchers at the University of York have published a paper in Nature detailing their work on patented ptychography imaging technology from Phasefocus.

FEMTOLASERS Produktions INTEGRAL core femtosecond laser

FEMTOLASERS Produktions to display femtosecond laser, ultrafast Ti:sapphire oscillator at SPIE BiOS and SPIE Photonics West 2014

01/24/2014

FEMTOLASERS Produktions will display two laser sources at SPIE BiOS and SPIE Photonics West 2014.

30-tesla pulsed magnet has internal optical access for spectroscopy

30-tesla pulsed magnet has internal optical access for spectroscopy

01/06/2014 Houston, TX--A tabletop magnetic-pulse generator developed at RIce University not only does better than conventional room-sized magnets; it also has direct optical access to its core which is the best location to carry on exper...

Minus K celebrates 20 years with vibration isolator giveaway

11/12/2013

Inglewood, CA--Minus K Technology is giving away $20,000 of patented vibration isolators to colleges and universities within the US, in celebration of its 20th year anniversary.

Leica introduces fluorescence filter cube online tool

11/11/2013

The FluoScout online tool determines the appropriate filter cube or filter set for particular fluorescence microscopy needs.

Top Photonics News: Flow cytometry--November 8, 2013

11/08/2013 In gathering laser market data for the 2014 Laser Market Review & Forecast article that we publish in the January issue of Laser Focus World, most of the biophotonics-related companies we spoke to are excited about flow cyt...
LLNL engineers create better quantum dots for QD-LEDs

LANL engineers create better quantum dots for QD-LEDs

10/25/2013

Los Alamos, NM--Quantum-dot LEDs (QD-LEDs) can potentially produce white light of a higher quality than conventional blue-emitter/yellow-phosphor LEDs.

Top Photonics News: Terahertz technology--October 25, 2013

10/25/2013

Terahertz technology continues to advance both in terms of terahertz sources and terahertz detectors, with new applications coming to the fore weekly.

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