InVisage launches lightweight Spark4K Micro-LiDAR (SML20) module designed for autonomous drones

Single camera-based obstacle avoidance systems use structured light to map their environments in 3D. Pairing Spark NIR s…

Photonics West 2017: Fraunhofer IPMS presents novel MEMS bending actuators

The team is currently working on designs for positioning drives for miniaturized optical zoom lens systems

Researchers create nanoscale laser at room temperature

To shrink their laser down to the nanoscale, physicist Mohammad Ramezani and colleagues used a thin layer of an organic …

Lighting up ultrathin films

These semiconductors exhibit remarkably strong interaction with light and therefore have great potential for application…

New Magnetic Direct Drive Linear Positioning Stages and New Motion Controller, from PI

The V-551 models come equipped with an integrated absolute-measuring, encoder providing 2 nanometers resolution. Absolut…



CWRU researchers directly measure how perovskite solar films efficiently convert light to power

The scientists directly measured the distance traveled—called diffusion length—for the first time by using the technique called

Schematic of scanning photocurrent imaging microscopy of halide perovskite film

Solar Cell Game Changer

Researchers develop a simple processing technique that could cut the cost of organic photovoltaics and wearable electronics