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Discover how optical metrology systems are used for large optics in telescopes.
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Glasses-free, three-dimensional (3D) displays are promising technologies that will redefine the display industry. However, a few issues such as limited motion parallax, short range of viewing...
Article - 24 Sep 2019
This article explains how to get expert cutting in control and welding applications using high speed deformable mirror.
Article - 22 Dec 2021
Light is an electromagnetic wave that can exist in a variety of polarization states, including linear, circular, and elliptical. These differ in the behavior of the oscillating electric field...
Article - 21 Sep 2021
AZoOptics is taking a sector-specific look at how optic technology and research tackle key issues highlighted within the IPCC's 2018 Summary for Policymakers and 2021 Physical Science Basis reports.
Article - 6 Apr 2020
One advantage of working with electrons over photons is that the greater mass of the electron means that even slower-moving particles have much shorter wavelengths. This results in a smaller...
Article - 27 Jan 2020
The very large telescope sits atop Cerro Paranal, a mountain over 2,600 m tall in the Atacama Desert in Northern Chile.
Article - 21 Jun 2022
A research collaboration has demonstrated precisely controlled single-cycle waveforms in ultrashort mid-infrared pulses.
Article - 24 Sep 2021
The 2021 Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report has highlighted the rate of rapid ice sheet loss, particularly in Greenland, is highly likely to continue. Fiber optic-based methods...
Article - 21 Sep 2022
New research efforts published in the journal Nature Communications have used the concepts of spatial state tomography to measure the detailed evolution of laser beam parameters as a collection of...