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Volcano Corporation Presentation At Canaccord Adams Conference To Be Webcast

... and is developing a line of ultra-high resolution optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) and Forward-Looking ... Volcano also develops and manufactures optical monitors, lasers and optical engines used in telecommunications, spectroscopy ...

Breaking barriers with nanoscale lasers

... involved. For instance, for lasers used in optical communications the required wavelength is about ... to be the smallest a laser could be made for optical communications. In an optically denser medium ... wave emitted by a laser than by metal wires, optical communication (communication using light) is "the ...

Essilor : First Half 2009 Revenue

... United States, ABBA Optical, Barnett & Ramel optical and McLeod Optical, which have aggregate revenue ... In Canada, Nikon-Essilor subsidiary Nikon optical Canada raised its stake in prescription ... the Middle East and Apex Optical, Vision Pointe optical and OptiSource International in the United ...

Essilor: Essilor Forges New Strategic Partnerships Around the World

... with the acquisition of Barnet & Ramel optical ($10.8 million in revenue), Apex Optical ($2.7 million), ABBA optical ($2.2 million) and Vision Pointe Optical ($1.1 ... in revenue), a manufacturer and distributor of optical supplies and consumables for opticians ...

Shamir Optical Industry Ltd. Announces Availability of Its Annual Report on Form 20-F Through Its Website

... Israel, June 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shamir optical Industry Ltd. (Nasdaq: SHMR ) a leading ... its technology to provide design services to optical lens manufacturers under service and royalty ... objects. Progressive lenses combine several optical strengths into a single lens to provide a gradual ...

Bilayer graphene gets a bandgap

... its narrow bandgap nano-LEDs and other nanoscale optical devices in the infrared range. The ... or transport, they decided to measure its optical transmission. "The problem with transport ... of the material. That's why we decided to go with optical measurements at the Advanced Light Source." ...

SpectraScience Secures Distribution for WavSTAT(R) Cancer Diagnosis System in Germany & Austria

... company and its decision to add the WavSTAT optical Biopsy System to their portfolio is a strong ... be the leader in Gastro-Diagnostics, the WavSTAT optical Biopsy System is an ideal fit into our program. ... biopsy at exactly the same site and time that the optical biopsy is performed. More importantly, the ...

Spectros Corporation Protects Its Cool White LED Spectroscopy Technology Against Alleged Infringement by Thermo Fisher Scientific

... the validity and value of the broad, early optical biotechnology intellectual property portfolio ... collections. Spectros' core patents cover optical spectroscopy, fluorimetry, and imaging for use in ... which the journal predicted the total market for optical products ...

Caliper Life Sciences Reports First Quarter 2009 Results

... with the EZ Reader instrument. optical Imaging revenues increased to $10.7 million ... unfavorable currency effects of approximately 5%. optical Imaging growth was driven by continued strong ... lab automation and liquid handling, optical imaging technologies, and discovery and ...

AMG Launches EVOS fl, an 'Evolutionary' Fluorescence Microscope Based on Innovative EVOS Platform

... by the user. In addition, by shortening the optical path the light cube can deliver very bright ... Scientific: Westover Scientific is an optical equipment development firm based in the Seattle area. Westover's AMG division creates innovative optical equipment for the life sciences market, including ...

Essilor : 2009 First Quarter Report

... during the quarter, but business with certain optical chains was more difficult. Emerging ... by operations in Brazil and Mexico. In the optical equipment business, Satisloh is facing weaker ... International is the world leader in ophthalmic optical products, offering a wide range of lenses under ...

Bridging the gap in nanoantennas

... LAN, radar, and space exploration. In turn, an optical antenna is a device which acts as an effective ... can efficiently interact with light. Therefore optical antennas boost single molecule spectroscopy or ... could find interesting applications for tuning of optical antennas" says Rainer Hillenbrand leader of the ...

Physicists discover important step for making light crystals

... that it's possible to compress the atoms in an optical lattice until the heat is squeezed out of them -- ... he has worked on the physics of cold atoms in optical lattices, and has pointed out the amount of ... The new method cools the atoms in an optical lattice by literally squeezing the heat out of ...

Frost & Sullivan Lauds Carl Zeiss Meditec for Dominating the OCT Market for Ophthalmic Applications

... -- Based on its recent analysis of the optical technologies market, Frost & Sullivan ... & Sullivan Market Leadership Award for its optical coherence tomography (OCT) technology for ... position, it has also increased spending in optical technology R&D. Apart from providing ...

New organic material may speed Internet access

... occurs at the smallest of scales on an integrated optical circuit, could hasten the day when the Internet ... with an unprecedented combination of high optical quality and strong ability to mediate light-light ... with silicon technology so it can be used in optical telecommunication devices. A description of ...

Finesse Demonstrates TruFluor(TM) pH, a Single-Use Optical pH Sensor and Transmitter

... demonstration of TruFluor(TM) pH, a single use optical pH measurement system, at Interphex in New York ... solution consisting of a disposable sheath, an optical reader, and a transmitter. The single-use sheath ... the sheath are USP class VI compliant. The optical reader uses ...

Team develops new metamaterial device

... with far greater precision than a conventional optical device, the researchers report in the current ... radiation has been modulated indirectly by optical choppers, mechanical devices that either blocked ... moving parts, it is 30 times faster than the optical chopper, according to the report, co-authored by ...

Lightwave Logic, Inc. Announces the Addition of Anthony J. Cocuzza, PhD to its Technology Team

... in high speed fiber-optic telecommunications and optical computing, announced today the addition of ... devices convert data from electric signals into optical signals for use in high-speed fiber-optic telecommunications systems and optical computers. Please visit the Company's website, ...

Sophisticated nano-structures assembled with magnets

... the use of these nano-structures in advanced optical devices, such as sensors, where different nano-structures could be designed to possess custom-made optical properties. Yellen also envisions that rings ... the assembly process, and study the interesting optical properties which are expected from these ...

Engineers tune a nanoscale grating structure to trap and release a variety of light waves

... shed more light than heat. Engineers working in optical technologies have the same aspiration. Light ... on a chip" that could help reduce the size of optical structures, enabling them to be integrated at the ... are affiliated with Lehigh's Center for optical Technologies. Recently, Bartoli's team ...

Plasmonic whispering gallery microcavity paves the way to future nanolasers

... communications and data handling (photonics), and optical microchips for instant and detailed chemical ... with the light, enabling the scaling down optical devices beyond diffraction limit of the light. ... Such polaritons play an important role in the optical properties of metals and can be used to ...

Volcano Announces Closing of Axsun Technologies Acquisition

... of lasers and optical engines used in medical optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) imaging systems ... develops and manufactures MEMS-based lasers and optical engines used in OCT imaging systems, micro-optical spectrometers and optical channel monitors for pharmaceutical, chemical and ...

Nikon Instruments Perfect Focus System Wins Second Place in The Scientist's Top Innovations of 2008 Award

... half-moon shaped beam of infrared light to track optical offset and correct it for sampling every five ... innovation, enabling long-term live-cell optical imaging techniques using 52 of the most popular ... leader in the development and manufacture of optical and digital imaging technology for biomedical and ...

Nikon Instruments Introduces Exclusive VAAS Detector Imaging Method for Confocal Microscopy

... the A1 has been designed with ground breaking new optical and electronic technology innovations to provide ... leader in the development and manufacture of optical and digital imaging technology for biomedical and ... Now in its 91st year, Nikon provides complete optical systems that offer optimal versatility, ...

'The photon force is with us': Harnessing light to drive nanomachines

... have long envisioned sailing a spacecraft by the optical force of the sun's light. But, the forces of ... device." "When researchers talk about optical forces, they are generally referring to the ... the side of that light flow." While this new optical force was predicted by several theories, the ...

Surface plasmon resonances of metal nanoparticles in array can have narrower spectral widths

... of isolated metal nanoparticles. Further, as the optical fields are significantly more intense in a ... surface plasmon resonance peaks and intense optical fields, and checked our predictions ... lithography on glass substrates. By measuring the optical transmission of collimated beams of white light ...

Starfish Ventures Closes Australia's Largest Venture Capital Fund With $185 Million Tech Fund

... multiple network impairments in optical networks. -- Ofidium: Develops 100Gps optical transceiver modules to increase the speed of transmissions to optical networks. Life Sciences -- Pro-Active Medical: ...

Caliper Life Sciences Reports Third Quarter 2008 Results; Sharpens Growth Focus, Strengthens Balance Sheet and Reduces Costs

... areas -- Discovery Research (Research), optical Molecular Imaging (Imaging), and Caliper ... global leadership position in the high growth optical molecular imaging market through expansion of ... microfluidics, lab automation & liquid handling, optical imaging technologies, and discovery & ...

Visualizing asthma-causing immune cells at work

... tomography) following injection of an optical sensor that targets proteins produced by ... as MMPs. Using a combination of the sensitive optical sensor and fluorescence-mediated tomography, it ... suggest that in combination with an appropriate optical sensor they might improve our ability to diagnose ...

San Diego universities, government and industry rally around local Clean-Tech cluster

... Quantum Wells for Solar Spectral Concentrator and optical Energy Transport Technology: In this project, ... a broad-spectral width solar beam into optical energy that can be massively transported via optical fibers to user locations. The solar spectral ...

Nanoscale dimensioning is fast, cheap with new NIST optical technique

... Technology (NIST) uses a relatively inexpensive optical microscope to quickly and cheaply analyze ... sensitivity. Termed Through-focus Scanning optical Microscope (TSOM) imaging, the technique has ... process control and biotechnology. optical microscopes are not widely considered for ...

Denser, more powerful computer chips possible with plasmonic lenses that 'fly'

... of creating computer chips that could revitalize optical lithography, a patterning technique that ... December print issue. The process of optical lithography shares some of the same principles as ... solutions. In the semiconductor industry, optical lithography is a process in which light is ...

Case Western Reserve University researcher improves LCDs with 3-D nanoimaging process

... his research group have developed a method of 3D optical imaging of anisotropic fluids such as liquid ... on existing techniques in near field scanning optical microscopy (NSOM) for 2D imaging. Traditionally, NSOM entails placing a very tiny optical fiber close to the specimen surface, in this case ...

New research field promises radical advances in optical technologies

... information; a "planar hyperlens" that could make optical microscopes 10 times more powerful and able to ... in Scotland and their co-workers." Current optical technologies are limited because, for the ... - in 2007 took a step toward creating an optical cloaking device in the visible range of the ...

SpectraScience Awarded Patent for Its Optical Biopsy System and Methods for Tissue Diagnosis

... it has been awarded a Canadian patent for its optical Biopsy System and Methods for Tissue Diagnosis. ... The patent is important to the Company's optical biopsy technology because it provides protection ... have been issued or are pending on its WavSTAT(R) optical Biopsy and LUMA(R) Cervical Imaging Systems that ...

University of Southern California Receives Cancer Diagnosis System for Detecting Esophageal Dysplasia

... that it has shipped its non-invasive WavSTAT(R) optical Biopsy System to the University of Southern California to demonstrate the clinical value of the optical Biopsy System as an adjunctive tool to ... treatment." WavSTAT Overview The WavSTAT optical Biopsy System was approved by the FDA in ...

Tsunami invisibility cloak, dark energy v. the void, sorting nanotubes with light, and more

... water waves. The principle is analogous to the optical invisibility cloaks that are currently a hot area ... radio waves for medical diagnostics or light for optical microscopy. -NR Tweezers Trap Nanotubes ... Each type of nanotube has its own electronic and optical properties. Physicists at Osaka University in ...

LI-COR August 27th On-Line Webinar Introduces New Approach to Small Animal In Vivo Imaging

... in In Vivo Imaging: Near Infrared optical Imaging of Mice, will be held on August 27th at ... Imager is optimized specifically for NIR optical imaging of mice. This unique, easy-to-use system ... the NIR solution from LI-COR, including NIR dyes, optical agents and the Pearl Imager. Included in the ...

University of Pennsylvania scientists move optical computing closer to reality

... as building blocks for novel optoelectronic and optical devices, which would operate at higher ... applications in the developing area of high-speed optical computing, in which protons and light replace ... would provide the combination of smaller-diameter optical components coupled with larger bandwidth, making ...

Avalanche photodiodes target bioterrorism agents

... bulk gallium nitride substrates that demonstrate optical gains of 100,000 at ultraviolet wavelengths from ... to create a material which has specific optical and electrical properties. This is the first time ... the fabrication of photodiodes having ultraviolet optical gains greater than 10,000. Since demonstrating ...
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