Recognizing trends in photonics with the photonics industry portal

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Ecologically sustainable

A study investigated the role that photonics plays as a driver for global sustainability.

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Laser systems

The German Mechanical Engineering Industry Association (VDMA) presented market data from the German laser industry.

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Cucumber Flower
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When it shines

3D-Printers, laser scalples, seeing machines and self-driving cars—this is jow photonics is shaping our future,

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Claudia Sixl
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The shining light

Exhibition Group Director Claudia Sixl on the imporance of photonics—and how it will change our everyday lives.

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Spectral FT-IR sensor NeoSpectra™ Micro for 1350 to 2500 nm
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Innovation trends 2019

An analysis of the submissions for the 2019 Awards shows the current innovation focuses of the exhibitors.

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Ultrashort pulse lasers
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Ultra short pulse lasers

USP technology is poised to make the leap into industrial macro-materials processing.

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Inline particle detector of the Fraunhofer IPM for 100% control
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Machine vision

Transformation to Industry 4.0 is in full swing and machine vision plays a key role. The market is growing.

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Innovation Award 2019

The Start-Up Award is already well established. It will now be joined by the Innovation Award for the best new products.

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Quantumoptical imaging system
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Quantum technology

Over the coming ten years, the EU will invest a billion euros in the QUANTUM FLAG-SHIP initiative.

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Foldable AMOLED-Displays will drive the growth spurt
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OLED market

Global sales volume will double to USD 50.2 billion by 2022.

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Strong growth

New market data from OPTECH Consulting and VDMA verify continuing growth in the laser market.

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Hightech Made in China: Novel quantum chip
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Upward trend U.S. & China

At the AKL’18 laser congress, experts provided insights into the laser markets in China and the U.S.

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US research in fiber optics and nanophotonics
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Threefold increase in turnover

With its “Europe’s age of light” vision, the European technology predicts a development in the photonics industry.

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Japanese vertical farm equipped with horticultural LED lighting
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Indoor farming

According to U.S. consultants, traditional greenhouses, vertical farming and more offer potential for LED lighting technology.

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