News - 9 Sep 2020
Robust and widespread antibody testing has emerged as a key strategy in the fight against SARS-CoV-2, the virus responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic.
However current testing methods are too...
News - 27 Aug 2020
The SeeDevice sensor can capture blood vessels through the skin. Image Credit: SeeDevice
Using a quirk of quantum mechanics, a new device promises to provide a massive boost to camera technology....
News - 20 Aug 2020
Optical Surfaces Ltd. reports that its off-axis parabolic mirrors are particularly suitable for coating using an Ion Beam Sputtering (IBS) technique that provides near 100% reflectivity thereby...
News - 24 Jul 2020
With its next-generation highly intelligent plug-and-play optical sensor combined with a dual- or optional multi-channel controller, the new TR82 Turbidity Analyzer from Electro-Chemical Devices (ECD)...
News - 23 Jul 2020
Researchers from the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT), the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), Toin University of Yokohama, and Chiba University have...
News - 16 Jul 2020
The SPIRou / SPIP spectrograph contained within a large cryogenic dewar. Image Credits: Midi-Pyrénées Observatory
Optical Surfaces Ltd reports delivery to the Research Institute in...
News - 16 Jul 2020
A self-driving car has a hard time recognizing the difference between a toddler and a brown bag that suddenly appears into view because of limitations in how it senses objects using lidar.
News - 2 Jul 2020
Transport networks are crucial infrastructure and are the lifelines of contemporary society. Roads, bridges, tunnels, and railway tracks can be damaged by adverse weather conditions.
News - 1 Jun 2020
Smart windows that automatically change colors depending on the intensity of sunlight are gaining attention as they can reduce energy bills by blocking off sun's visible rays during summer. But...
News - 29 May 2020
Electrical and computer engineers at the University of Virginia and University of Texas-Austin have developed an avalanche photodiode that achieved record performance and has the potential to...