21 February, 2024

PhotoGeNIC Technical Meeting

The PhotoGeNIC team recently convened at our partner, LAAS-CNRS in Toulouse, for a technical meeting on February 15, 2024. This gathering marked a significant milestone in our journey of exploration and innovation, providing a platform for in-depth discussions and strategic...
16 February, 2024

VIGO Photonics Shines at PhotonicsWest 2024

San Francisco recently played host to one of the most anticipated events in the realm of photonics: PhotonicsWest 2024. From February 5th to 10th, 2024, attendees from around the world converged to explore the latest developments in photonics. PhotonicsWest stands...
12 September, 2023

PhotoGeNIC Explainer Video

As the VCSEL sector is developing dynamically with lasers’ production expected to triple in the next five years, PhotoGeNIC, with its innovative Ge-VCSEL solution, has the potential to be a game changer for the photonics industry. The new technology developed...
28 June, 2023

Welcome our Game Changers: VIGO

In the next part of our series “Welcome our Game Changers” we would like to introduce you to VIGO takes over the technical lead role in PhotoGeNIC and monitors and manages the research and innovation activities. VIGO is also the...
17 May, 2023

Talk with our WP3 Lead

We were also happy to talk to Guilhem from Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique CNRS. In PhotoGeNIC, Guilhem is especially looking forward to working on the demonstrators together with the other industrial partners of the consortium. In addition, CNRS-LAAS...
31 March, 2023

PhotoGeNIC Project Teaser

The PhotoGeNIC team is driven by the desire to provide high performance and reliable laser technology to be integrated with leading edge CMOS technology as well as LiDARs. The ambition is to compare and demonstrate the advantages of the implementation...
29 March, 2023

Talk with Umicore

We also had the pleasure of interviewing Ivan from Umicore. Ivan thinks it is amazing that the whole supply chain is involved in PhotoGeNIC and to work with experts from different fields. Umicore’s main task is, among other things, the production...
1 March, 2023

Talk with XenomatiX

We also had the opportunity to interview Jorrit from XenomatiX. Jorrit is looking forward to working on the new generation of VCSELs and LiDARs at PhotoGeNIC.
20 February, 2023

Talk with our WP5 Lead

We had the opportunity to talk with our WP5 Lead Roland Jäger from  pmdindustrial gmbh. In his interview, Roland talks about his role in the project, what he is most looking forward to in the next 3 years in the project and...
16 January, 2023

Welcome our Game Changers: pmd

In the next part of our series “Welcome our Game Changers” we would like to introduce you to “We at pmd are proud to be part in a strong and experienced European team of companies and institutes aiming a breakthrough...
9 January, 2023

Welcome our Game Changers: XenomatiX

In the next part of our series “Welcome our Game Changers” we would like to introduce you to   “As a LiDAR development and manufacturing company, XenomatiX is looking forward to follow-up and support the research activities with real-life application...
12 December, 2022

Welcome our Game Changers: Technikon

To give a better idea of the project and the minds behind PhotoGeNIC, we will start with the introduction of our partners and a statement of what they are looking forward to in the next 3 years. The beginning of...
25 November, 2022

PhotoGeNIC kicked off

The EU funded Horizon Europe project PhotoGeNIC launched with the kick-off meeting on 27th-28th October 2022 in Villach, Austria. Project partners gathered to plan, organize and designate duties for the next 36 months. The upcoming work and tasks in the...