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Innovation Prize Berlin Brandenburg 2012 was awarded to LUM

Perfect or poor? The award-winning Adhesion Analyser LUMiFrac will find out:

The Innovation Prize Berlin Brandenburg 2012 was awarded to LUM GmbH for the new Adhesion Analyser LUMiFrac®. Adhesive and tensile strength of composite materials, multi-layer films and bonded parts are determined online by...

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Space Technology Hall of Fame Award for IQ Wireless and DLR

Successfull Fire-Watch System :

Space Foundation congratulates on the IQ Wireless’  innovative efforts which resulted in the selection of the FireWatch for induction into the 2012 Space Technology Hall of Fame.  IQ Wireless’ role in the successful...

Rotes Licht eines Laserpointers wird beim Durchgang durch die Flüssigkeit des photochemischen Hochkonverters in energiereiches gelbes Licht umgewandelt. Quelle: University of Sydney, Australien, Quelle: University of Sydney, Australien


HZB: Photochemical Turbo Power for Solar Cells

How organic molecules make yellow light from red:

Modern silicon solar cells achieve a maximum efficiency of around 25 percent. Researchers around the world are running a race to increase this efficiency even further. However, a natural limit exists at around 30 percent...

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Younicos to receive "European Solar Prize 2011"

Recognition for developing world’s first renewable energy system for Azorean island of Graciosa :

Younicos is to receive the "European Solar Prize 2011" for the development of the world's first energy system based on up to 100 percent renewable energy for the Azorean island of Graciosa. In its commendation, the European...

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An eyecatcher for Adlershof

Sitac Parc in Adlershof is intended to combine commercial space with first-class sports and leisure businesses in an 85,000 square metres area situated on Teltow Canal, thus adding to the urbanity of the science location. ...


New Innovative Solar Roof System from SOLON and Tata Steel

SOLbond Integra 10kg/qm & 155 Wp/qm :

SOLON and Tata Steel are pleased to introduce the innovative photovoltaic system SOLON ‘SOLbond Integra’. The system consists of high efficiency SOLON PV modules weighing less than 10 kg/m2; a pre-finished steel roof system...

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Jenoptik is expanding its laser production at Berlin Adlershof

10 million EUR investment:

Jenoptik is expanding its laser production at the Berlin site as a result of high customer demand and is positioning as one of the market and technology leaders. The Group is to invest around 10 million euros as the existing...

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Berlin resident is Europe's first ever finalist in Toastmasters World Championship of Public Speaking

Olivia Schofield rises above a pool of 30,000 contestants to reach top nine :

Olivia Schofield of Berlin is Europe's first Toastmaster finalist in its 85 year history. 30,000 Toastmasters from 116 countries competed  to become the World Champion of Public Speaking. 81 semi-finalist competed in Las...


Particle characterization made by LUM opens new horizons

LUM presents innovations during PSA 2011 conference in Edinburgh:

LUM GmbH, Germany, welcomes all visitors to the Particulate Systems Analysis (PSA) 2011 conference in Edinburgh, Scotland to present innovations considerably simplifying the particle characterization in industry, research and...


Operation starts at new solar module factory

Global Solar Energy produces most efficient flexible modules in the world:

 Thin-film manufacturer Global Solar Energy this month has commissioned its new production facility. Flexible modules that are currently the most efficient of their kind worldwide are now manufactured at the site in...


Forth Dimension Displays at the National Museum of Scotland

The HMD now takes pride of place and can be found on level 1 of the museum:

Chambers Street in Edinburgh came alive last week in celebration of the re-opening of the National Museum of Scotland. The street was transformed with dancers, drummers and a dinosaur to boot and the launch evening, a huge...


Forth Dimension Displays introduce Replicating Reality™ to Japan at IVR Expo

Definitely one to watch in consumer entertainment...:

Forth Dimensions Displays (ForthDD) is to exhibit at this year’s IVR 3D and Virtual Reality Expo, which will be held from June 22-24, at Tokyo International Exhibition Center (Tokyo Big Sight). At the expo, ForthDD will...


Vive la France – LUM permanently in Paris, too

LUM opens an application laboratory in Paris in collaboration with ACIL :

In collaboration with the French company ACIL Sarl, LUM GmbH, Germany, opens an application laboratory in Paris. With immediate effect all French customers and interested parties are kindly invited to get latest ...

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Early detection of black skin cancer

Successful test of a completely new, sensitive method; avoidance of needless excisions:

Black skin cancer (malignant melanoma) results from degeneration of pigment cells (melanocytes). There is continuous increase in the rate of new diseases. Due to early induction of metastases via lymph- or bloodstream it is...

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SENTECH received Megawatt Honor Award in China

SENTECH’s spectroscopic ellipsometer has been awarded in the category “Top 10 Highlights”:

We are proud to announce that SENTECH’s spectroscopic ellipsometer SE 800 PV has been awarded with the Megawatt Honor Award at the SNEC PV Conference and Exhibition 2011 in Shanghai China in the category “Top 10 Highlights”. ...


Kopin Acquires Forth Dimension Displays Ltd.

Manufacturer of Reflective Microdisplays Expands Company's Portfolio of Display Technologies:

Building on its leadership in full-color microdisplay technology for high-performance applications, Kopin Corporation announced that it has acquired all of the outstanding common stock of Scotland-based Forth Dimension...