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10th Anniversary Winter School on Quantum Technologies

This year ID QUANTIQUE celebrates the 10th anniversary of the now-famous Winter School at Les Diablerets from 20-26 January 2018. The theme this year is: “The Coming-of-Age of Quantum Cybersecurity”. 2017 has seen a tremendous increase

Instrument Systems at Productronica 2017

At Productronica 2017, due to take place in Munich from 14-17 November 2017, Instrument Systems will be presenting a number of innovations in the areas of “Display Production Testing”, “Automotive Interior Measurement” and &ld

Edmund Optics wins inspect award 2018

Applying with the new TECHSPEC® Cr Series of Compact Ruggedized Lenses, Edmund Optics made it to the top and is this year’s winner of the inspect Reader’s Choice Award in the category imaging. The Cr lenses were designed to maintain o

New Software for Process-Optimized Lens Centering in R&D and Production

TRIOPTICS GmbH, a leading manufacturer of optical measurement and testing instruments, now presents new software for its established OptiCentric® lens centering system. The software makes it possible to optimize work processes, particularly

3D Printed Gecko Toes

Researchers at the Italian Institute of Technology in Pontedera have investigated the adhesive properties of gecko toes and have fabricated artificial gecko setae on the same size scale as their natural counterparts by using Nanoscribe’s 3D pri

A company to increase the efficiency of ultrashort pulse lasers

Gitterwerk provide a unique fabrication technology for high-efficiency diffraction gratings Gitterwerk GmbH, an innovative company from Jena, Germany, seeks to increase the efficiency of ultrashort pulse (USP) lasers. Based on its unique manufactu