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Who Are You, Really?
Security ID systems usea variety of techniques,many of which make useof photonic sensors andlight sources. In anincreasingly cyber-physical world, thosesystems also are usedto control access tocomputers, databasesand cyberspace.
Whales are usually difficult tofind. A EuroPhotonics articlewill introduce a thermalimaging camera now intesting that could supportresearch projects on whalepopulation or help shipsavoid collisions with the largemammals.
It's the Humidity
The humidity surrounding optical componentscan affect performance,especially in systemsexposed to the elements,such as cars. MultisorbTechnologies explainsthe benefits of incorporating desiccants earlyin the optical designprocess.
Instant Revenue – Marketing & Mergers
Industry expert Milton Chang gives advice on quick revenue generation in the currenteconomy, focusing on the benefits of advertising and pooling resources.
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Staring into the sun
Stories in GreenLight will focus on high-tech sun catchers, developments in "personalizedenergy" that involve storing solar energy in hydrogen fuel cells, the global photovoltaicsmarket and the Desertec Industrial Initiative, a huge solar installation that intends to sendsolar power from the Sahara Desert to Europe.
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Recent Developments in Photoconductive IR Arrays
Brian Elias, director of engineering at Cal Sensors, takes acloser look at the application of several established technologies that have been applied to make lead sulphide (PbS) andlead selenide (PbSe) arrays compatible with modern infraredarray applications. In this article, an implementation will beshown that takes advantage of these techniques to produce asecond-generation array.
– a regular column byblogger PradeepChakraborty detailingthe photonics industry inAsia. Pradeep is a semi-con/telecom consultantat PC Mediaworks.
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