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All vegetable representatives in India gathered at the kitchen table to discuss a vital matter. The Prime Minister of India had declared that Tomato, Onion and Potato were his TOP priority, causing great consternation among native vegetables. They felt foreigners were being given preference over ...
Dan Belding, principal of the College Street Campus, said copper wiring and fiber optics are not widely taught at the high school level. ... The possibility of students who attend Barren County High school being allowed to ride a bus to the College Street Campus to take the fiber optics and copper wiring ...

She served in the Legislature in the 1990's when Perricone, a Republican, was representing the Kalamazoo area. Perricone says they are both fine people, and he's sure that neither of them knowingly did anything inappropriate. But he says it's important for the sake of "optics" that trustees "take themselves ...
Washington (CNN) veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin, under fire for a taxpayer-funded trip to Europe last year, told House lawmakers on Thursday that the "optics" of the trip, during which he took in tourist activities including attending a Wimbeldon tennis match with his wife, were "not good.".
The UW team's metalens consists of arrays of tiny pillars of silicon nitride on glass which affect how light interacts with the surface. Depending on the size and arrangement of these pillars, microscopic lenses with different properties can be designed. A traditional metalens (top) exhibits shifts in focal length ...
The Center for Astrophysics combines the resources and research facilities of the Harvard College Observatory and the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory under a single director to pursue studies of those basic physical processes that determine the nature and evolution of the universe.

Near-infrared light applied above the skull can easily pass through brain tissue with minimal scattering and reach deep structures. Up-conversion nanoparticles (UCNPs; blue) absorb this light and emit visible light to activate light-sensitive channels expressed in nearby optogenetically modified nerve cells.
Packham was speaking at a debate at the Lush Summit on research by Ethical consumer magazine which found that 83% of optics companies had some link to the hunting world. It looked at marketing text and images, sponsorship links and other company material that promoted hunting of 30 companies ...
Hybrid optics bring color imaging using ultrathin metalenses into focus. Date: February 12, 2018; Source: University of Washington; Summary: scientists have announced .... Shane Colburn, Alan Zhan, Arka Majumdar. Metasurface optics for full-color computational imaging. science Advances, 2018; 4 (2): eaar2114 DOI: ...
fiber optics is slowly gaining in the field of optics. Growing technological advancements in the field of material science has encouraged manufacturers to create fiber optics for various industries such as. healthcare, automotive and others. The telecommunications industry is experiencing unexpected ...
Apple has cooked up a new head-mounted display design that could dramatically shrink the size of a virtual reality or augmented reality headset, a newly-published patent application reveals. The company has been coy about its AR and VR ambitions, with CEO Tim Cook dismissing suggestions of any sort ...
Conventional imaging systems comprise large and expensive optical components that successively mitigate aberrations. Metasurface optics offers a route to miniaturize imaging systems by replacing bulky components with flat and compact implementations. The diffractive nature of these devices, however, ...
Wireless communication often faces challenges such as bandwidth limitation and low speed of data transmission. However, free space optics, a well-known wireless technology in the aerospace and defence industry, eliminates most of the issues faced by conventional wireless communication systems.
Beyond the usual historical caveats, it is not to undermine that the optics of Modi becoming the first Indian Prime Minister to visit Palestine are significant. With the baggage of the riots in Gujarat, a party image as that of being pro-Hindu nationalists, motor mouth party members and members of Parliament ...
Lake Forest-based ReVision optics Inc. has shut down saying, "it is with regret, that we have to close our doors." The ophthalmic device company makes the Raindrop Near Vision Inlay, a replacement eye lens used in the surgical correction of age-related farsightedness. Revision raised $32 million in ...
It is said--I'm not sure where this figure comes from, but let's just go with it--that $250 million will buy all there is to buy in this world: a 200-foot yacht with a helicopter on the roof, a garage full of Bentleys, a house in Cannes, an estate in the Hamptons, a castle in Scotland, a triplex on Park Avenue, a private ...
The optics are good, but will not stand in the way of a tougher US stance. The risk is that trade frictions increase in the coming months. The US is still weighing action on steel and aluminum on national security grounds, which gives it potential for broad application. The intellectual property right concerns are ...

Replacement CO2 optics for legacy Coherent lasers are available from Laser Research optics. The lenses and mirrors meet OEM specifications, are optimized for 10.6 microns, and are direct field replacements for most Coherent legacy lasers. Offered in 0.5- to 2.5-in.-dia. sizes, the lenses come in focal ...
"The optics of this are not good at all," Parsons said. "I was at that meeting in November ... People were putting up their chairs, saying their goodnights, and I had to ask the person sitting next to me, 'Did Councilmember Dawson just say something about College Edge Overlay?' They said, 'Yeah, I think he ...
Physical optics corporation (POC) has developed a unique business model of achieving both research and technology advancements, then transitioning them into commercial and defense products. Still today, POC is a small, employee-owned business that is well managed, profitable and growing.
A lone gunman perched high over the Las Vegas strip at Mandalay Bay kills more than 50 people, including himself, and injures more than 500, in the worst massacre in U.S. history. The continuous stream of mind-numbing news stories can weigh on one's mind after a while. I'm lucky in that I can easily ...
After meeting with brands at this year's SHOT show, we can tell 2018 is going to be a good year for optics. From timeless, classic pieces to high-end laser rangefinders with integrated ballistic computers, our sights targeted a range of products. And a quality 3-by-9 scope made for a hot topic too. Here are ...
The two halves of NASA's James Webb Space telescope now reside at Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems in Redondo Beach, California, where they will come together to form the complete observatory. Webb's optical telescope and integrated science instrument module (OTIS) arrived at Northrop ...
Curved image sensor simplifies down-stream optics. French semiconductor research lab Leti has found a way to make curved image sensors that simplify associated optics.
Standard schlieren imaging techniques use a large mirror to be able to visualize heat or pressure differences in air. The problem with these techniques is that they require large precision telescope mirrors that are very expensive. My lab is fortunate to have a 13-inch diameter telescope mirror; but what ...
Photonics.com. Feb 2018 SYDNEY, Feb. 2, 2018 -- Researchers from a consortium of Australian institutions have demonstrated that a stable radio-frequency (RF) reference can be reliably transmitted more than 300 km over a standard fiber optic telecommunications network and used to synchronize two radio telescopes.
But it's a one-sided contract that ignores the patient optics of any increase for an expensive drug that's enjoyed serial hikes, some of them huge, over the years. Thus, keeping to the contract does little to curb the public shaming of biopharma companies. Last week alone, President Donald Trump railed at ...
"The good news is the three of five buildings have electricity and our internet fiber optics system should be into the main building by the end of the month," said McNeil. "Debra [Downey, NUSD chief financial officer] and I will be meeting with our architect to go through the last steps that we need to do in ...
In 2011, the college began offering three certificates: laser/photonics/optics (16-credits); applied lasers (13 credits) and biophotonics (15 credits). After receiving a $900,000 federal grant from the National Science Foundation in 2012, CLC launched the Associate in Applied science (A.A.S.) degree in 2013.
Hopes are running high for the Square Kilometer Array (SKA), an audacious plan to build the world's largest radio telescope by linking together thousands of widely dispersed individual radio astronomy dishes in Australia and South Africa. Making the plan operational, however, requires a stable reference ...
ReVision optics, maker of the Raindrop near vision inlay, has folded, according to an announcement on the company's website. "It is with regret that we have to close our doors," the announcement reads. "The Raindrop inlay will not be sold to ophthalmic practices or distributors as of Tuesday, January 30, ...
UBS Highlights Two Buys, One Sell In The optics Sector. Jayson Derrick , Benzinga Staff Writer {{following ? "Following" : "Follow"}} ... analysts at Loop capital markets initiated coverage of the optics sector on Tuesday. Now analysts at UBS have followed suit, although not with a similar industrywide bullish ...
Officials at Muscatine Power and Water are optimistic that the Fiber-to-the-Home project will be completed by year's end. Tim Reed, MP&W's utility services director, reported during Tuesday evening's meeting of the Board of Water, Electric, and Communications Trustees that on-premise installations began ...
Fans of the Sig Sauer brand went into SHOT Show 2018 with great anticipation over the new concealed carry subcompact P365 pistol. PoliceOne contributor Lindsey Bertomen was able to get some rounds downrange through it and had positive things to say about the exciting new design. While I didn't get ...
The optics sector may be overlooked by many investors, but a handful of stock picks in the space could yield attractive returns, according to Loop capital markets. The analyst. Loop capital markets' James Kisner initiated coverage on the following stocks: Oclaro Inc (Nasdaq: OCLR): Buy rating and $10 ...
Apple (AAPL) is set to report results for the December-ending fiscal Q1 this Thursday, and it's time to speed up those iPhone estimate cuts. Staff of The Nikkei Asian Review this morning relate that Apple is cutting its production orders for the iPhone X, to 20 million, from what was originally envisioned, ...
The key component of VTT's new optics design is a monolithic lens element that folds a panoramic field of view on a single thermal sensor matrix. Therefore, there is no need to use several expensive thermal cameras. In addition, the broad 360-degree panoramic view can be captured on a single shot.
The Laboratory for Optical Micromechanics and Imaging at the Wellman Center for Photomedicine is seeking highly motivated PhD scientists to fill open postdoctoral positions in Biomedical optics, Photonics and Biosensing. Our laboratory is located at the Wellman Center for Photomedicine at ...
Strong candidates will have a minimum of a B.S. in optics, experience designing optical systems, and a solid understanding of optical component design tolerances. Experience with Zemax, TracePro, and Solidworks software is a plus. Come join a company with a refreshing work environment, great ...
Volk Optical is the brand leading design, development and manufacturing company for ophthalmic lenses, portable diagnostic imaging devices, and surgical visualization and treatment lenses for the ophthalmic industry. We design and manufacture our products in Mentor, OH, and ship them to our ...
Using a method combining top-down lithography and bottom-up, DNA-assisted self-assembly, a Northwestern University-led team created superlattices consisting of layers of differently shaped plasmonic nanoparticles, with tunable optical properties. [Image: Northwestern University] [Enlarge image].
EPB fiber optics is offering McAfee LiveSafe at no additional cost to all Fi-Speed Internet customers. The security suite protects PCs, Macs, Android and Apple mobile devices from a variety of online threats. McAfee LiveSafe is the top-of-the-line product in McAfee's security portfolio that offers protection of ...
23 on the college's laser/photonics/optics career program, the only one of its kind in Illinois. Dr. Ali O'Brien, interim vice president for educational affairs, said the program, which uses light for applications ranging from manufacturing and medicine to laser light shows, launched a certificate in 2011 based on ...
PITTSBURGH, Jan. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- I‐VI Incorporated (Nasdaq:IIVI), a world leader in laser optics and subsystems, today announced the introduction of its freeform beam shaping laser optics for fiber and direct diode laser applications.
Quantum technologies will be one of the major trends in 2018, according to the Fraunhofer Institute for Applied optics and Precision engineering (IOF). The Jena, Germany-based institute will present such a space-borne system at next week's Photonics West exhibition, together with a number of other ...
As part of the company's five-year network enhancement and expansion project, ATMC will soon begin the construction of a fiber optic network that will span Ocean Isle Beach and enable it to deliver the company's FOCUS fiber optic communications services to residents and businesses. The $5.5 million ...
PITTSBURGH, Jan. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- I‐VI Incorporated (Nasdaq:IIVI), a world leader in laser optics and subsystems, today announced the introduction of its freeform beam shaping laser optics for fiber and direct diode laser applications.
Kelly concedes that he helped disguise payments to Percoco's wife to avoid bad "optics.'' "Braith" Kelly is accused of bribing Percoco by arranging for Kelly's company, Competitive Power Ventures, to create a $90,000-a-year job for Lisa Percoco. The salary was paid by a front company, and other steps ...
We are a leader in the design, development and marketing of high-productivity process manufacturing equipment solutions to the hard drive industry. Our equipment deposits thin films on magnetic disks that are used in hard disk drives. We believe our magnetic media systems represent approximately 60% ...
AXSUN Technologies, the leading provider of Swept Source OCT Imaging Subsystems, offers the industry's most advanced OCT imaging products. Axsun's Swept laser Engines and integrated SSOCT Engines with high-speed Data Acquisition enable ultrafast, high-resolution imaging with outstanding ...


 

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