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When choosing semiconductor materials for optical applications, there are a few key considerations to be made in terms of their optical properties.
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Holograms are no longer a mysterious part of science fiction. They are now an integral part of numerous consumer goods including credit cards, drivers licences, software CDs and even the cash currency...
Article - 2 Oct 2023
In an article recently published in the journal Applied Physics Express, researchers designed and fabricated a human-safe transverse quasi-phase-matched (QPM) aluminum nitride (AlN) channel waveguide...
Article - 13 May 2022
In cutting-edge research, a method for annealing gold with silver drives progress in studying and developing advanced alloys for optical components.
Article - 27 Apr 2022
The development and use of advanced coating technologies have ensured many technological breakthroughs. While the end application of the optical thin films can vary, the need for precise control over...
Article - 31 Aug 2022
This interview describes the High-Performance Polarization Films, their properties, and industrial applications such as inspection camera and biometrics industries.
Article - 31 Aug 2019
This article discusses how 3D scanning vibrometry can be used to determine how surrounding water influences vibration behavior.
Article - 2 Dec 2015
Gary Wagner, President of Ophir-Spiricon, spoke to AZoOpitcs about how extremely powerful lasers are driving new innovations in manufacturing and the military, the difficulties researchers face when...
Article - 16 May 2013
Ytterbium-doped yttrium aluminum garnet (Yb:YAG) laser is one of the most promising laser-active materials that are more suitable for diode-pumping than the traditional Nd-doped systems.
Article - 21 Mar 2017
R&D departments need to rapidly respond to their customers’ requirements and changing markets by optimizing and quickening product development processes.