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Barry Luke (far left) handed over Mark Long’s certificate witnessed by (L-R) SiG business transformation coach Kev McCarthy

Developing talent in Ilminster

Coating supervisor Mark Long's completion of the Growth Lighthouse Team Leader Academy course is part of a wider, long term development of engineering talent in Ilminster.

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G&H Torquay wins apprenticeship award

On 6 February, G&H Torquay were awarded winner of the Best Large Employer at the 2020 South Devon College Apprenticeship Awards

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UHR-PS-OCT device imaging a human volunteer.

EU GALAHAD completes

G&H announces that the EU GALAHAD (Glaucoma – Advanced, LAbel-free High resolution Automated OCT Diagnostics) project has now completed.

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2019 New Product Development

In 2019 our New Product Development (NPD) project portfolio resulted in 48 new products being commercialized and five patents granted, Read about the diverse range.

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JAXA Haybusa2

G&H Acousto-Optic Tunable Filters (AOTFs) Launch into Space

G&H AOTFs are to be deployed in October 2018 the JAXA asteroid exploration probe Mascot, part of the Hayabusa 2 asteroid exploration program.

MINERVA demonstration

New range of diagnostic tools from Mid- and near-infrared spectroscopy project

MINERVA focused on the mid infrared range, the analysis of biological constituents in which gave an indication of the potential for early cancer detection.

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High Power, High LIDT Laser Optics: Understanding Optics for High Power Lasers

Catalog optics are fine for many laser applications but high power lasers require specified damage characteristics of their optics.

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UAV with laser modem

Innovative design process fastracks UAV laser comms development

VP Space Photonics, Stratos Kehayas, on the advantages photonics offers to air-to-ground, air-to-air and air-to-space comms and demonstrating this with an innovative approach to cross-company R&D.

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Space Photonics: A Platform Technology for Satellite Systems

Photonics has the potential to transform the space industry and introduce a paradigm shift in the way satellite payloads and communication terminals are designed and built.

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Laser Damage Live Video 1: The Kerr Effect – Ejection

High threshold G&H front face coating allowing an intense laser beam to enter a silica block.

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Laser Damage Live Video 2: The Kerr Effect – Propagation

High laser damage threshold optics – characteristics, coating, testing and best practices in optical manufacturing.

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Macro close up red bloodshot eyeball for allergy imagery

Compact Optical Delay Line for More Efficient OCT Imaging

Andrew Robertson, Senior Vice President – Systems Technology Groups presents the G&H small form factor (SFF) delay line.

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Photonics West 2017 - Photonic Assemblies

Faster, Smaller Delay Lines Drive Oct Applications Further

OCT over the past twenty years and its use in commercial ophthalmology, cardiology and dermatology has been established.

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