Features
New Research Finds that our Body Clock uses the Colour of Light to Measure Time

New Research Finds that our Body Clock uses the Colour of Light to Measure Time

Scientists at the University of Manchester have found that the colour of light has a major impact on the body clock of mice and other mammals such as humans.

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Xenics Announces Stirling-Cooled MWIR OEM Module at SPIE DSS 2015

Xenics Announces Stirling-Cooled MWIR OEM Module at SPIE DSS 2015

Xenics, Europe's leading developer and manufacturer of advanced infrared detectors, cameras and imaging solutions, introduces the third member of its high-resolution 'Xenics Core' Infrared OEM product family.

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gRAY Laser Power Detectors from greenTEG

gRAY Laser Power Detectors from greenTEG

Laser power monitoring is crucial in ensuring the optimal operation of your laser system. gRAY modules are based on thermal sensors, so they detect radiation power independent of the laser wavelength - ensuring accurate real-time data.

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A History of Nineteenth Century Photography: The First Objective Lens to Science

A History of Nineteenth Century Photography: The First Objective Lens to Science

In order to better understand the scientific importance of photography it is necessary to explore the medium from its inception in the nineteenth century.

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Lumenera Corporation Releases High Resolution, High Sensitivity CCD USB 3.0 Microscopy Camera

Lumenera Corporation Releases High Resolution, High Sensitivity CCD USB 3.0 Microscopy Camera

Lumenera Corporation has announced the release of their new high performance USB 3.0 microscopy camera.

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Interviews
Live-Cell Imaging with Lattice Light Sheet Microscopy

Live-Cell Imaging with Lattice Light Sheet Microscopy

In this interview, as part of our coverage of the International Year of Light 2015, Wesley Legant talks about his work on lattice light sheet microscopy, which represents a leap forward in live-cell imaging.

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Advanced Cooled VIS-SWIR Camera for Industrial Imaging and Astronomy

Mark Donaghy from Raptor Photonics talks about Ninox, their new cooled VIS-SWIR InGaAs camera. The Ninox integrates the latest sensor technology with TEC or water cooling to -20°C for low noise imaging.

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Celebrating 20 Years of Innovation in Spectroscopy

Celebrating 20 Years of Innovation in Spectroscopy

In this Insights from Industry interview, Benno Oderkerk, CEO of Avantes, talks to AZoOptics about the last 20 years of innovation at Avantes, the celebrations for the company's 20th anniversary, and their plans for the future.

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Energy Efficient High-precision Thermal Imaging Sensor Arrays

Energy Efficient High-precision Thermal Imaging Sensor Arrays

Dr Chris Tisse, CTO at ULIS, talks to AZoOptics about Energy Efficient High-precision Thermal Imaging Sensor Arrays and the innovations currently taking place with ULIS.

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Short Wavelength Infrared Camera Technology

Short Wavelength Infrared Camera Technology

Sebastien Blais-Ouellette, CEO and Founder of Photon etc. talks to AZoOptics about Short wavelength infrared camera technology.

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