News

News

Attracting skilled workers to the photonics industry

03.02.2023 -

New cooperation agreement between Spectaris and OptecNet Germany sealed.

News

Gerhard Edi leaves Congatec

03.02.2023 -

Gerhard Edi, Managing Director and Chief Strategy Officer, is leaving the Management Board of the Congatec Group with immediate effect

News

MVTec expands customer support

03.02.2023 -

At the beginning of 2023, the new MVTec Customer Services department officially started its external work

News

Smart Vision Lights appoints Nick Doornbos as sales director

03.02.2023 -

In March 2022, Nick Doornbos became transitional sales director for Smart Vision Lights. Now the lighting manufacturer has officially promoted him to this position.

Contributions

News

Embedded World 2023 is waiting in the wings

02.02.2023 -

Preliminary report on the trade fair for embedded systems in Nuremberg

Photonics

Automated processes for complex Gaussian mirrors

31.01.2023 -

Laser Components has further optimized its processes for manufacturing and inspecting graded reflectivity mirrors (GRMs) – so-called Gaussian mirrors.

Photonics

Diffractive optical elements for high-power industrial lasers

12.01.2023 -

The new product line expands Coherent’s existing DOE technology consisting of industry leading volume and surface Bragg gratings with applications in communications and...

Photonics

Quantum clocks in the real world

22.12.2022 -

A consortium led by the University of Amsterdam received a €7.5M Horizon grant to make quantum clocks more robust and compact.

Welding with Civan's Ultrafast CBC-Laser: Basics, Opportunities and Challenges

The first part of the webinar will provide an overview of the fundamentals and challenges of the welding process and the features of the CIVAN CBC laser. The second part of the webinar will discuss approaches to take advantage of fast, arbitrary beam shaping to control process problems.

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Machine Vision

SWIR Microscopy: At the Forefront of Next Generation Technologies

02.04.2022 -

Technologies like MEMS and Silicon Photonics benefit from the extended capabilities of SWIR microscopy. A Whitepaper from Qipotiq explores applications like semiconductor...

Automation

Safety and Security requirements in Industrie 4.0 applications with Profinet

17.06.2021 -

Profinet is the market leading Industrial Ethernet system in Factory and Process Automation. With Industrie 4.0 and IIoT, new requirements arise that needs to be...

Machine Vision

Release 4 of the EMVA Standard 1288 for Adequate Characterization of Modern Image Sensors and Cameras

17.06.2021 -

The EMVA Standard 1288 for objective characterization of industrial cameras, which is successfully used worldwide, has a successor. The new Release 4.0 takes into account...

Welding with Civan's Ultrafast CBC-Laser: Basics, Opportunities and Challenges

The first part of the webinar will provide an overview of the fundamentals and challenges of the welding process and the features of the CIVAN CBC laser. The second part of the webinar will discuss approaches to take advantage of fast, arbitrary beam shaping to control process problems.

Register now

Digital tools or software can ease your life as a photonics professional by either helping you with your system design or during the manufacturing process or when purchasing components. Check out our compilation:

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