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FLIR Systems Cameras Identify Fracking Operation Emissions

FLIR Systems 31 Oct 2014

FLIR Systems GF320 optical gas imaging cameras are being used to identify leaks and unexpectedly high discharges of methane resulting from fracking operations to extract gaseous hydrocarbons from shale and coal deposits.

Spectral Surface Mapping with Microscopic Resolution

CRAIC Technologies, Inc. 29 Oct 2014

CRAIC Technologies introduces Spectral Surface Mapping™ (S2M™) software.  This gives a user the ability to map the Raman and UV-visible-NIR absorbance, reflectance or fluorescence spectral response, point-by-point, with microscopic spatial resolution.

RaySearch receives FDA clearance for RayStation 4.5 featuring ultrafast and robust optimization

RaySearch Laboratories 29 Oct 2014

RaySearch Laboratories AB (publ) has received 510(k) clearance from the FDA for version 4.5 of its treatment planning system RayStation®.

11th Confocal Raman Imaging Symposium

Conference Review: 11th Confocal Raman Imaging Symposium

WITec GmbH 21 Oct 2014

Many international researchers joined the 11th Confocal Raman Imaging Symposium from September 29th to October 01st 2014 in Ulm, Germany.

Cryomech to be at MMM November 3-7, 2014

Cryomech Inc 21 Oct 2014

Visit Cryomech at booth number 17 at the 59th Annual Magnetism and Magnetic Material Conference from November 3-7 in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Measuring on ice: Researchers create “smart” ice skating blade

IOP Publishing 21 Oct 2014

Research article taken from IOP Publishing's journal, Measurement Science and Technology

Physicists sound warning to “nail beauty fanatics”

IOP Publishing 17 Oct 2014

Research article taken from IOP Publishing's journal, Physical Biology

Fruit flies show ability to sniff out chemical hazards

IOP Publishing 16 Oct 2014

Research article taken from IOP Publishing's journal, Bioinspiration and Biomimetics

Allectra open a dedicated Italian office in Rome

Allectra Ltd. 14 Oct 2014

Allectra has opened a dedicated Allectra Italia office in Rome in response to the growth of our vacuum science solutions market in Italy.

October News from Allectra

Allectra Ltd. 14 Oct 2014

2014 has been a year of on-going investment for Allectra - the new UK facility has been re-equipped with new machines and we have welcomed some new technical team members.

P Technologies appointed LC-Tec Displays' UK distributor

AP Technologies appointed LC-Tec Displays' UK distributor weblink

AP Technologies 10 Oct 2014

AP Technologies is pleased to announce they are now offering LC-Tec Displays’ range of Fast Optical Shutter (FOS), Fast Polarisation Modulator (FPM) and variable Neutral Density Filter (vNDF) devices.

TacticID-N Used to ID Illegal Mixed Street Tablets as Part of Joint Federal Task Force Take Downs

B&W Tek Inc. 10 Oct 2014

B&W Tek, Inc., an advanced instrumentation company that delivers lab quality Raman spectroscopy solutions through user-friendly mobile platforms, is pleased to announce that our newest handheld Raman system, the TacticID-N, has recently received some exceptional praise from a United States federal law enforcement agency.

Microspot Thin Film Thickness Measurements by Transmission and Reflectance Microspectroscopy

CRAIC Technologies, Inc. 10 Oct 2014

CRAIC FilmPro™ software is used with CRAIC Technologies microspectrometers to measure the thickness of thin films of microspot areas in both reflectance and transmission.

EDAP Announces Sale of Focal One(R) HIFU Device to Mannheim University Hospital, Germany

EDAP TMS SA 9 Oct 2014

HIFU Focal Therapy Showcased at 66th German Society of Urology Congress.

Uk Optical plastics limited is developing a technically challenging ship borne glide path indicator ( LED based signal beacon) for a major singapore based company

UK Optical plastics Limited 9 Oct 2014

Signal visibility at 2km is anticipated with three narrow bands (ellipical  beams) of  different wavelengths and also separate near infrared channel , again in three bands.

Recent increases in demands for wearable and near eye displays, has resulted in UK optical plastics offering a custom design service for this type of application

UK Optical plastics Limited 9 Oct 2014

Apart from classical optics solutions (such as that used in the BikeHUD wearable) UKOP has recently produced see-through wearable optics designs and designs based on electronically switchable diffractive components.

World's first use of focused ultrasound in a metastatic brain tumour

Focused Ultrasound Foundation 8 Oct 2014

The Focused Ultrasound Foundation is pleased to share that another major milestone has been achieved in the evolution of focused ultrasound for treating disorders of the brain.

InSightec Announces HCSC Positive Coverage Decision for its MRgFUS Procedure for Pain Palliation of Bone Cancer Metastases

InSightec Inc. 7 Oct 2014

Insightec today announced that Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC) has published updates to their Magnetic Resonance Imaging-guided Focused Ultrasound (MRgFUS) coverage policy and is now providing benefits for InSightec’s ExAblate® procedure as a treatment option that is FDA-cleared for patients suffering from pain associated with bone metastases.

SciBase announces exclusive distribution agreement for Belgium with Dermat Medical Supplies

SciBase AB 7 Oct 2014

SciBase, a leader in skin cancer detection technology with its unique point-of-care device Nevisense, continues to expand in Europe with the announcement today that it has entered into an exclusive agreement with Dermat Medical Supplies N.V. for the distribution of Nevisense in Belgium.

JPK report on the use of the NanoWizard® AFM system at TU Braunschweig to study the properties of DNA and DNA nanostructures

JPK Instruments AG 7 Oct 2014

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the use of their AFM system, the NanoWizard®, in the Nanobiosciences Group of the Institute of Physical & Theoretical Chemistry at the Technical University of Braunschweig.

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