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Increasing demand for a more intuitive, customized, and secure world requires a staggering number of sensors and extremely advanced optics in order to work. With almost 70 years of expertise, Viavi's Optical Security and Performance Products (OSP) business is facing an inflection point as the world ...
Researchers from the Korea Advanced Institute of science and technology (KAIST) were able to create organic LED (OLED) fibers with luminance values and lifetimes comparable to those of planar OLEDs, and to weave the fibers into actual knitted garments. [Image: KAIST]. One of the challenges in the ...

A new design for windows that can harvest solar electricity combines quantum dot engineering and a double-paned architecture to ratched up power conversion efficiency. [Image: Los Alamos National Laboratory]. Researchers at the Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL), USA, led by OSA Fellow Victor ...
The Rapids City Village Board is expected to consider a contract this spring with Strada Communications, which provides fiber-optic broadband internet. Scott Searl, managing partner at Strada Communications, told the board Tuesday that the company has found a possible storefront and server-hosting ...
LEESBURG -- City officials announced Friday it has closed on the deal selling its fiber optics utility to telecommunications company Summit Broadband. City commissioners approved the sale last month for an expected $7.25 million. City spokesman Derek Hudson said the sale price ended up coming in at ...
This is a book dealing with the 2-D materials and their applications--a hot topic that has developed in the last ten years. The book is divided into three parts. The first part, amounting to half of the book, is dedicated to graphene, with an extensive explanation of the material's electrical, optical, mechanical ...

"The optics are terrible. There's no two ways about that," said Dr. Amy Peloff, a Feminist historian, a media studies scholar and an affiliate assistant faculty member of gender, women and sexuality studies at the University of Washington. Peloff said the situation was made worse by the reason why "All the ...
Six down, but more than 900 still to go as the first few components are produced at Schott's facility in Mainz, Germany. First cast: the ELT main mirror's segments. Glass and optical component specialist Schott has cast the first six mirrors for what will eventually become hexagonal components for the giant ...
Optical component and module maker Young optics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$455 million (US$15.37 million) for December 2017, up 8.54% on month but down 0.75% on year. For all of 2017, revenues totaled NT$4.455 billion, increasing 8.24% from the previous years. shipments of ...
Regardless of the day-to-day movement in share price, things continue to get worse at Tesla (Nasdaq:TSLA). Despite last week's awful news regarding more and more delays with the Model 3, three analysts who have supported the name for some time all came out and defended the company - yes, that ...
2017 sky optics, Hong Kong. By Deborah Byrd in Today's Image | December 27, 2017. Even if you stay in one location - and a major city to boot - it's amazing what you can see just by looking up. Tweet. Share. Share. Pin. Mail. Share. View larger. | All photos by Matthew Chin. Our friend Matthew Chin in Hong Kong posted ...
Jan 2018 Akron, Ohio, Jan. 4, 2018 -- The iridescent signal produced by miniature Australian peacock spiders during courtship displays could provide inspiration for the development of miniature light-dispersive components that would be able to perform under irradiances and at scales not currently possible.
Invisibility or cloaking seems to only happen in fairy tales and science fiction films. In fact, a lot of creatures have versatile means to make themselves "invisible" in nature. For example, chameleons can change the color of their skin to protect themselves from their enemy or close in on their prey. Even in ...
But honestly, optics or no optics, there is little doubt the Canadiens would make this trade again. Because they needed an infusion of what Drouin provides, the offensive imagination, the hands, the speed, the whole package. They could use Sergachev right about now, but when you have many needs and ...
Founded in 1989, Thorlabs has been serving the photonics industry for over 25 years. During that time, our worldwide presence has grown to include 15 offices in 9 countries with over 1500 employees. Each location provides a local presence within the community it serves. These local operations allow for ...
December 29, 2017 - laser optics 2018 is a global platform to discuss and learn the recent development in the field of laser optics and photonics. This Conference aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research ...
The city of Coulee dam has bought a business and its 96 strands of fiber-optic cable that run beneath the Columbia River bridge, the mayor announced at a special city council meeting Wednesday. The purchase, a year-and-a-half in the making according to Mayor Greg Wilder, will allow Coulee Dam to ...

Elaine Maslin reports on how the oil and gas industry is getting more data from downhole thanks to fiber optics (First published in the December 2017 OE, access the full issue here). The big data revolution is being felt in the oil and gas industry with a large focus on the gains to be made from the mass of ...
The Centerville police Department dispatch center handles calls for the city of West Carrollton. Centerville and Kettering are connected by fiber optics, which includes a 911 system. The Miami Valley Communications Council is looking to further joint efforts among its members by implementing a fiber optics ...
Thursday provided a striking contrast of priorities and optics in the Detroit "comeback" narrative. mortgage and real estate mogul Dan Gilbert broke ground Thursday on what will become Michigan's tallest building. The $909 million skyscraper is part of Gilbert's planned $2.1 billion downtown Detroit ...
My first 'real' experience of optics was on 1 January 1967 when my wife, Mary, and I opened the doors to our first practice. We had taken out some bank loans and had all the fear of whether we could make the business a success running through our veins - it was a very exciting time. It was also the first day ...
Integra optics said the robots cost more than $1 million to buy and program, and are currently doing the work of five to six people. As such, it will take a while to recoup the investment, but company founder and CEO David Prescott said it is an investment in the future: The market for his product is rapidly ...
Using new materials, the research team led by DESY scientist Sasa Bajt from the Center for Free-Electron laser science (CFEL) has perfected the design of specialised X-ray optics and achieved a focus spot size with a diameter of less than ten nanometres. A nanometre is a millionths of a millimetre and is ...
optics connoisseurs Trijicon announced a new set of Quick Release Mounts designed specifically for the RMR and MRO sights series. Trijicon offers eight new models in low, full co-witness and lower 1/3 co-witness heights all machined from lightweight 7075 T6 aluminum. The mounts have been tested by ...
Perception and optics are important. Your intentions do not matter. If you are paid £400k per year, you're wealthy. Get over it. Don't sit back behind the ramparts of your university and defend your remuneration package. It's embarrassing and it makes higher education look bad. A lot of the Brexit mess that ...
In a first-of-its-kind study, Mount Sinai researchers are using adaptive optics (AO) to analyze retinal eye damage from the August solar eclipse on a cellular level. The research could help doctors develop a deeper understanding of this rare condition, called solar retinopathy, which has no currently accepted ...
Let's look at more optics. Hyderabad was glammed up to the tune of about Rs. 12 crore, with streets washed, walls painted, beggars and pavement dwellers whisked away. All this for a visit that was for all practical purposes not really official at all. But think of the Shining India images that were now beamed ...
Nov 2017 Moscow, Dec. 1, 2017 -- scientists have demonstrated a time-resolved spectroscopy technique that enables the study of very fast processes in samples on the femtosecond (fs) time scale without the need for an fs laser or a complex detection system. The method works by analyzing quantized light transmitted ...
"Mommy, Billy hit me!" How many times have you heard this from your kids? Sometimes it's true, and sometimes it's a way to get Billy punished for something Johnny did. But how many times is it simply an excuse for Johnny to not stand up for himself? "We have to have sixty votes to do anything in the ...
The advent of the public cloud should inject some secular growth in high-speed fiber optics, which are sold under the datacom segment and used to interconnect hyperscale data centers for delivering and hosting cloud services. The company's telecom segment is likely to benefit from regional network ...
Owing to its potential for vertical integration and marked design flexibility, metasurface-based flat optics provides a rare opportunity to overcome these challenges. The building blocks (BBs) of metasurfaces are subwavelength-spaced scatterers. By suitably adjusting their shape, size, position, and ...
President Donald Trump's retweets of fringe anti-Muslim content was condemned by a leading conspiracy theorist on the far-right. "Yeah, someone might want to tell whoever is running Trump's twitter account this morning that retweeting Britain First is not great optics," tweeted Paul Joseph Watson, a top ...
As global jamborees go it had all the right ingredients in exactly the right measure. The Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) that's under way in Hyderabad had famous names like John Chambers, executive chairman of Cisco, and also Cherie Blair the lawyer wife of former British Prime Minister Tony ...
3598823643_dbbd9d87bd_o Ross told the kids to stare at the splotchy red and blue picture and wait. A dozen elementary-school students tried to sit still long enough to just look. The image could have been a representation of Claude Monet's last sight of his breakfast nook. Color without definition ...
BRANSON, Mo. - A former ceramic shop on Fall Creek Road in Branson is destroyed by fire, leading to a brush fire and additional damages Monday night. Branson firefighters responded to the intersection of Fall Creek and Walker Road around 4:30 p.m., and found heavy smoke and flames upon arrival.
Integra optics, a global provider of carrier-grade fiber optics components, today announced the unveiling of the first in-house, fully-automated, robotic fiber optic systems in the Western Hemisphere - increasing production capacity to seamlessly scale with market demand. As a pioneer in robotics for manufacture, coding ...
There are at least nine of the connectors, with and without solder-less electrical connections, for CoBs between 12.5mm square to 19mm square (and non-square versions too). Ledil Hekla Winnie Then there are 11 sockets for Ledil optics ranges including Winnie, Ronda, Zorya, Carmen, Brooke and Mirella ...
Because his optics aren't bad for them while Moore's optics are. Based upon the credibility of some of the stories being told about Moore, ...
"optics drive culture," says Manning, who has represented families in multiple wrongful death suits against former sheriff Joe Arpaio. "I used to ...
With a vision to change the dynamics of photography in the country, German high-end cameras and optics brand Leica on 23 November ...
The second involves the construction of a next generation access (NGA) fiber-optics network for fixed telephony, by Vodafone, worth 61.4 ...
The internet, social media in particular, is going haywire over paying almost similar amount on their food bills despite the GST council's recent ...
KALISPELL - Folks in the Flathead had the chance Friday to see how one optics company in Kalispell makes their scopes. U.S. optics, a ...
At the risk of sounding snobbish, I think it was probably not a good idea for ANC presidential hopeful - and the country's deputy president - Cyril ...
Feng Chia University in central Taiwan has established a digital optics center to promote the development of digital optics technology and ...
fiber optic cables (FOCs) are waveguides that transmit light over far distances. Used in applications like telecommunications, surgery, and ...
fiber optic cables (FOCs) are used to transmit light over far distances for applications from telecommunications to surgery and endoscopy.
fiber optic cables (FOCs) are are type of waveguide that transmit light over far distances. Used in applications like telecommunications, surgery ...
The Ditzingen, Germany, firm's "TruPrint 5000" system - built around three 500 W fiber lasers and custom scanner optics - is claimed by Trumpf ...
We're often cautioned not to use the liberal-conservative terminology of American politics to judge the actions of a religious body like the U.S. ...


 

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