In-depth articles written by our editorial team focusing on the latest developments in materials science and technology
This article discusses the safety considerations required for ultraviolet conditions.
The real-time optical parylene thickness sensor greatly improves thickness control in parylene and other polymer deposition systems.
This article details the differences between an Arc Lamp and a halogen lamp.
This article discusses Fresnel lenses, what they are and what makes them important.
Fibre optics is also known as fibreoptics, fiberoptics, fiber optics and optical fibres. All of these terms refer to hair thin, optically perfect, glass wires that carry data via pulses of light.
This article is a complete introduction to diffraction.
This article discusses the differing models of light.
This article discusses the properties and origins of light.
Why the sky is blue is a fundamental question asked of people with knowledge in light and optics.