News - 19 Mar 2020
The sensitivity of ground-based gravitational wave detectors, like the Advanced Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO), could now be increased by a new type of deformable mirror...
News - 13 Mar 2020
Optical Surfaces Ltd offer a range of high precision mounts developed to support off-axis paraboloids, spheres and optical flats up to 600 mm diameter in applications where stability is important.
News - 12 Feb 2020
Scientists have developed a new approach to control terahertz quantum cascade lasers. This major breakthrough can help transmit data at the speed of 100 GB/second.
The image shows the quantum...
News - 8 Feb 2020
Ocean Insight, the applied spectral knowledge company, has introduced a convenient, easily managed cuvette holder for accurate, repeatable absorbance and fluorescence measurements. The Square One...
News - 5 Feb 2020
The research laboratory at the University of Rochester has demonstrated a new laser-based technique to create highly efficient solar power generators using unsinkable metallic structures. The research...
News - 28 Jan 2020
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Researchers have developed waterproof lasers, overcoming the main limitations of perovskite lasers. The innovation has implications for a number of fields of science that...
News - 9 Dec 2019
Engineers at Johns Hopkins University have developed an innovative, ultra-miniaturized, lens-free endoscope that has a width of just a few human hairs. This endoscope has the potential to generate...
News - 23 Nov 2019
Edmund Optics® (EO), the premier provider of optical components, continuously expands its product offering to reflect market developments and customer needs. New products are added each month to...
News - 22 Oct 2019
Researchers at the National Ignition Facility (NIF), the biggest laser in the world, in Livermore, California, readily produce star-like conditions with 192 high-powered lasers.
Stars in space...
News - 21 Oct 2019
Manufactured to better than lambda/10 p-v surface accuracy, the off-axis design of Beam Collimators from Optical Surfaces Ltd. (OSL) produces no central obscuration and highly efficient transmission...