PI is a privately held company that designs and manufactures world-class precision motion and automation systems including air bearings, hexapods, and piezo drives at locations in North America,...
Article - 11 Oct 2009
In recent years, PI has invested in its own ceramics factory, PI Ceramic, specifically to drive piezo quality and reliability technologies, since third-party ceramics had been the number- one cause of...
News - 3 Oct 2014
Resolve Optics has announced that it will be exhibiting at VISION 2014 in Stuttgart, Germany. Visitors to Stand 1-I22 will be able to discuss with technical specialists how a custom lens...
News - 9 Dec 2015
EPFL spin-off Nanolive has launched the 3D Cell Explorer, a microscope for observing living cells in 3D. This new tool could be a real boon for researchers in such areas as infertility.
News - 13 Jan 2010
CarbonFree Technology, Integrys Energy Services, Inc., and SunPower Corp. ( SPWRA, SPWRB) today announced the completion of Harvard University's first large rooftop solar power system. The...
News - 28 Oct 2022
Advancements in smartphones and associated optical equipment, such as iPhones with LiDAR sensors, enable laser scanning on road surfaces. A recent study published in Forests evaluates the accuracy of...
News - 28 Sep 2021
Forensic investigations often study extremely small samples which may need analysed by multiple techniques. Confocal Raman and Photoluminescence (PL) Microscopy are well-suited techniques for dealing...
Article - 28 Apr 2022
Cryo-EM is a significant development in biological imaging and relies on flash-freezing a sample for imaging, rather than requiring high-quality crystalline samples that can be challenging to grow.
Article - 20 Oct 2021
Advances in microscopy, software developments, and better detection systems have revolutionized bioimaging processes. Owing to these advancements, scientists can study single living cells and...
Article - 22 Sep 2021
The immense water-absorbing capacity of hydrogels has made them exciting materials in a number of fields including engineering and biotechnology. It is possible to design ‘smart’ hydrogels, where...