Optics plays a major role in industry whether on the factory floor or in leading-edge products. Production lines are embracing ultrafast laser micromachining, laser-sintered additive manufacturing, and optics-based materials processing at a rapid pace alongside advancements in optical metrology and machine vision. Explosive growth in sensing and vision for autonomous vehicles and robotic systems is creating unprecedented market opportunities. High-end displays and AR/VR are making significant inroads into business and consumer markets. Compact and portable solutions for laser-based environmental sensors, optical clocks, and atom interferometers are in demand. The Applied Industrial Optics (AIO) meeting attracts industry professionals and engineers who need to learn of these and other advances impacting their business while fostering dialog and new collaborations among attendees.
- Hear about the latest advances in laser manufacturing.
- Gain new insights into the technology trends in autonomous vehicles and robotics.
- Learn what’s happening at the leading edge of sensors and sensor system