Tuning Up

Widely tuneable telecom lasers may cut inventory cost and le...

Market Makeovers

Consumer-driven medical laser applications such as cosmetic ...

Total Immersion

Streaming 3-D video, audio, and a sense of touch will surrou...

Fiber Lasers Mark Their Territory

Compact, efficient, and air-cooled, they’re displacing...

On Display

Microdisplays based on III-nitride wide band-gap semiconduct...

Communicating in Parallel

Multimedia is poised on the edge of a major revolution as fi...

Staying Ahead of the Game

Maintaining diversity in an ever-changing industry is smart ...

IR Determines the Effectiveness of Drugs

As the worldwide pharmaceutical market continues to grow, it...

Into Thin Air

Under test as an access loop solution, optical wireless tech...

Meeting DWDM Demands

Optics companies need to respond to the challenge of upscali...

Brightness on Display

In 1987 the research group at Eastman Kodak Research Laborat...

Visionary Technology

Disruptive technologies like LCoS and OLEDs are shouldering ...

Tools of the Trade

Photonics provides scientists with sophisticated tools such ...

At the Speed of Light

Spectra-Physics (Mountain View, CA) turns 40 this year. And ...

Photonics in Fast-Forward

History repeats itself, and this time we may get it right. N...

Picking Up Speed

Ultrafast lasers make their way out of the lab and into the ...

Facts About Fiber

Optical fiber is central to the successful operation of a wi...

Building the Photonics Army

It’s a tune that is becoming just a little too familia...

Education and Training in Optics and Photonics

The need for technicians, engineers, and scientists in the f...

Engaging in optics

A new consortium raises student awareness of photonics and h...