Viewing entries posted in February 2012

Avantes develops spectrometer for bomb detection

24 February 2012

Avantes, a leader in the field of fiber optic spectroscopy, has been selected as supplier for the OPTIX project (Optical Technologies for the Identification of explosives). The objective is to develop a transportable system for the standoff detection and identification of explosives, using LIBS, Raman and IR spectroscopy. Avantes will supply newly developed systems. The project is funded by the European Commission.

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SMETHODS, Free Course in Optical Design

6 February 2012

It is a great pleasure to announce to you the new FP7 Support Action "SMETHODS", an initiative of 7 European academic institutions that are leading in optical design, which has started on 1 September 2011.

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