Imaging system for endoscope

Over the past thirty years, endoscope technology for imaging has been developing and expanding its field of application. This technology is best known and used in the medical field for diagnosis and surgery. The flexible endoscope, made up of optical fibers , helps reach parts of the anatomy where access is sinuous (esophagus, stomach, colon, etc.). The rigid endoscope, in which the stem is equipped … Continue reading Imaging system for endoscope

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Photometric and colorimetric measurements

The objective of photometry and colorimetry measurements is to characterize the performance of light sources and lighting systems: LEDs, lamps, luminaires, motor vehicle lights, screens, indicators, panels …PISEO has skills and equipment to provide you with objective, impartial and quality measurement results. Thereby, these results allow you to check the performance of your products in accordance with regulatory requirements, as well as to stress their … Continue reading Photometric and colorimetric measurements


Plastic Omnium buys AMLS to bolster auto-body systems

Plastic Omnium recently bought ams OSRAM Automotive Lighting Systems (AMLS) from ams OSRAM: What does the deal mean for the French automotive module supplier? What message does it send to the automotive lighting industry? Pierrick Boulay, Senior Analyst in Solid State Lighting and Lighting Systems at Yole Développement (Yole), and Joël Thome, CEO PISEO, report. This analysis is part of the latest lighting report, proposed by Yole … Continue reading Plastic Omnium buys AMLS to bolster auto-body systems

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LiFi comes to life

An article written by Andy Extance for ELECTRO OPTICS, in collaboration with Joël THOME, CEO of Piséo – Laser-based technology and sophisticated modulation schemes could help deliver on future demands for high data volumes, finds Andy Extance. In 2011, Harald Haas revealed a technology that would see light-based wireless data pouring from our lightbulbs, yet more than a decade later few have seen it in … Continue reading LiFi comes to life

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UVC LED market : free webcast

REGISTER Finally, we are here. After waiting more than 10 years, the UVC LED market is ramping up and could very rapidly reach the billion-dollar mark. There is good in every bad, and the recent COVID-19 pandemic has created some perfect use-cases for the technology to spread across a rapidly changing disinfection market. The whole industry was ready for a boom in the UVC LED … Continue reading UVC LED market : free webcast

Photonics in France’s Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Region

The Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region is one of the most innovative optics and photonics ecosystems in France. An impressive 25% of France’s photonics R&D is conducted here, positioning the region second in the nation. The Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region is also home to several hundred companies (including numerous startups), technology transfer organizations, and research institutes specializing in photonics. The region’s optics and photonics industry is valued at around €18.5 … Continue reading Photonics in France’s Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Region

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Evaluating artificial optical risks

In their test lab, accredited to ISO 17025 by COFRAC, Piséo experts assess and calculate the risks associated with artificial optical radiation on the human body. Piséo employed these specific abilities in the service of the company EASii-IC in January 2021 to create an integrated circuit (ASIC) dedicated to air-based telecommunication applications (Li-Fi). Customer requests and constraints EASii-IC is an electronics manufacturer developing an ASIC … Continue reading Evaluating artificial optical risks

An interview with Seek Thermal

The thermal imaging market and the importance of algorithms and testing in microbolometers – Interview with Seek Thermal, Yole Développement and PISEO – After an eventful 2020 and the huge success of EBT/EST cameras, the thermal imaging and sensing market is balancing out, showing signs of resistance. Although the market in 2021 contracted slightly due to the decline of EBT/EST camera sales and the return … Continue reading An interview with Seek Thermal

Optical risks

Risks associated with artifical optical radiation We all know the benefits of light: light therapy, synthesis of vitamin D, etc. But exposure to optical radiation can also pose risks to human skin and eyes. In the case of so-called non-ionizing artificial light sources, the wavelength, the intensity of the radiation, the duration of exposure can cause erythema, aging of the skin, damage to the cornea, … Continue reading Optical risks

UV LED: After the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, what is the status of this industry?

The UV lighting market will double or treble in size in the next five years, driven by disinfection and new functionalities. “There is good in everything bad”, asserts Pars Mukish, Business Unit Manager, Solid-State Lighting & Display at Yole Développement (Yole). “For example, The COVID-19 pandemic has created some perfect use-cases for UV lighting technologies to spread throughout a rapidly changing disinfection market.”Indeed, SARS-COV-2, the … Continue reading UV LED: After the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, what is the status of this industry?