EPIC advocates for photonics funding in Horizon Europe

01 May 2019

EPIC has announced that it is advocating for a photonics contractual public private partnership to be selected for funding under the future Horizon Europe 2021-2027 programme

Laser machine to enable mass-production of functionalised surfaces for consumer market

29 April 2019

A laser machine capable of producing large-area functionalised surfaces at high-throughput is being developed for the domestic appliance market

Additive manufacturing to be established for automotive series production

24 April 2019

A new collaborative project will implement metal 3D printing in automotive series production for the first time

Scientists use laser processing to increase efficiency of optoelectronic devices

23 April 2019

Scientists at the US Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) have developed a versatile laser processing technique capable of reducing defects in next-generation optical materials

European project aims to anticipate and address skills gap in AM

23 April 2019

An new four-year collaborative project aims to develop an effective system for identifying and anticipating the right skills needed in the additive manufacturing sector

Coherent CEO John Ambroseo announces retirement

16 April 2019

John Ambroseo has announced that he will retire as CEO of laser manufacturer Coherent by April 2021, after nearly 17 years in the position

Global market for laser materials processing systems reaches record $19.8bn

11 April 2019

The global market for laser systems for materials processing reached a record volume of $19.8 billion in 2018, despite slowing market growth

Trumpf establishes new business division following Philips Photonics acquisition

11 April 2019

Laser manufacturer Trumpf has established a new business division, ‘Trumpf Photonic Components’, following its acquisition of Photonics GmbH from Philips

SPI Lasers demonstrates preparedness for Brexit

08 April 2019

UK fibre laser manufacturer SPI Lasers has achieved a mark in quality with Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) status

Eureka Network announces funding round for international photonics research

04 April 2019

The Eureka Network in Photonics has announced its intention to fund international research and development projects with up to €2 million to produce industrial photonic technologies for advanced manufacturing

Cranfield University launches MSc course on metal additive manufacturing

15 March 2019

Cranfield University in the UK has launched an MSc course on metal additive manufacturing

Integrators and users of laser systems: We want to hear from you!

15 March 2019

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