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2014-04-15 23:06:45

According to a new report from BCC Research, the global photonic integrated circuit (IC) technology market is expected to grow to nearly $866.4 million by 2018, with a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 33.2%. The Optical signal processing category, the fastest-growing segment in the overall market, is moving at a tremendous 35% CAGR. (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com) reveals in its new report, PHOTONIC INTEGRATED CIRCUITS: TECHNOLOGIES AND...

Combs Of Light Accelerate Communication
2014-04-15 08:44:02

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Researchers Exploit Optical Frequency Comb Sources on a Silicon Chip for Data Transmission in the Terabit Range Miniaturized optical frequency comb sources allow for transmission of data streams of several terabits per second over hundreds of kilometers – this has now been demonstrated by researchers of Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) and the Swiss École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in a experiment presented in the journal...

2014-04-14 16:28:24

DUBLIN, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/czkcfw/global_fiber) has announced the addition of the "Global Fiber Laser Market Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/czkcfw/global_fiber ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The analysts forecast the Global Fiber Laser market to grow at a CAGR of 23.5 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of...

Catching The Invisible Wave
2014-04-14 13:13:32

Sonia Fernandez, UC Santa Barbara In a feat that may provide a promising array of applications, from energy efficiency to telecommunications to enhanced imaging, researchers at UC Santa Barbara have created a compound semiconductor of nearly perfect quality with embedded nanostructures containing ordered lines of atoms that can manipulate light energy in the mid-infrared range. More efficient solar cells, less risky and higher resolution biological imaging, and the ability to transmit...

2014-04-10 12:27:42

NASHUA, N.H., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Strategies in Biophotonics announces speakers for the meeting in Boston, September 9-11. This new conference with exhibition brings together an outstanding group of speakers who have been deeply involved in the development and commercialization of biomedical technologies and products based on optics and photonics. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110627/DA26630LOGO The keynote speakers include: -- Robert S. Langer, ScD, MIT Institute...

2014-04-09 16:03:50

Scientific breakthrough to potentially revolutionize high-speed electronics, nanoscale opto-electronics and nonlinear optics Assistant Professor Christian A. Nijhuis of the Department of Chemistry at the National University of Singapore’s (NUS) Faculty of Science, in collaboration with researchers from the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), namely Dr Bai Ping of the Institute of High Performance Computing and Dr Michel Bosman of the Institute of Materials Research and...

2014-04-08 12:35:44

LONGMONT, Colo., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lightwave Logic, Inc. (OTCQB: LWLG) has entered into a sole worldwide license agreement with Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW) enabling Lightwave to integrate Corning's organic electro-optical chromophores into Lightwave Logic's portfolio of electro-optic polymer materials. The agreement allows Lightwave to use the licensed patents within a defined license field that includes communications, computing, power, and power storage...

2014-04-07 16:21:31

At St. Paul's Cathedral in London, a section of the dome called the Whispering Gallery makes a whisper audible from the other side of the dome as a result of the way sound waves travel around the curved surface. Researchers at Washington University in St. Louis have used the same phenomenon to build an optical device that may lead to new and more powerful computers that run faster and cooler. Lan Yang, PhD, associate professor of electrical and systems engineering, and her collaborators...

2014-04-07 08:29:01

Lose Inches Instantly with New Fat Reduction Shaping System NEW YORK, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chromogenex, a world leader in laser innovation, announced today the launch of i-LipoXcell, the company's non-surgical fat reduction and body shaping system. Representing third generation technology, i-LipoXcell incorporates both visible red and infrared lasers for bio-stimulation of metabolic pathways, effectively shrinking fat cells through the release of fatty acids and glycerol....

2014-04-05 23:02:48

Cutting Edge Laser has taken it upon themselves to educate the public with a concise, yet informative, article that serves to explain how carbon dioxide lasers are created and why they are important to the manufacturing industry. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) April 05, 2014 What are CO2 lasers? This topic isn’t one that is usually on most people’s list of things to talk about, but Cutting Edge Laser’s recent informative article about this form of industrial revolutionizing power should add it...


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Nature Photonics
2012-09-24 08:13:04

Nature Photonics is a peer-reviewed scientific journal established in 2007 and published monthly by the Nature Publishing Group. As with other Nature journals, this periodical has no external Editorial Board with editorial decisions made by a fully-functioning in-house team. The journal covers research related to optoelectronics, laser science, imaging, communications, and other aspects of photonics. It publishes review articles, research papers, news and commentary, and research...

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