News - 7 Jan 2016
The need for new earth and universe observation satellites is becoming more and more important, with new challenges in this very hostile space environment where components are exposed to ionising...
News - 7 Apr 2014
At St. Paul's Cathedral in London, a section of the dome called the Whispering Gallery makes a whisper audible from the other side of the dome as a result of the way sound waves travel around the...
Article - 15 Oct 2007
THis article discusses the differences between dye, fiber hosted, semiconductor, solid-state and free electron lasers.
News - 21 Jun 2016
A method to give photons, or light packets, their marching orders has been devised by a team of researchers at Washington University, St. Louis.
The team was assisted by an energy state in the...
News - 1 Feb 2008
Alma Lasers Ltd., a global developer and marketer of laser, intense pulsed light, and radiofrequency-based aesthetic devices, announced today that it will unveil five new products at the 66th Annual...
Article - 20 Apr 2020
This article discusses how hybrid gain flattening filters can be used in optical fiber amplifiers.
News - 21 Jul 2016
The brain is the most temperature-sensitive organ in the body. Even small deviations in brain temperature are capable of producing profound effects--including behavioral changes, cell toxicity, and...
News - 5 Nov 2013
Thermal radiation from the sun is largely lost on most silicon solar cells. Up-converters transform the infrared radiation into usable light, however. Researchers have now for the first time...
This book is an up-to-date treatment of optical fiber fusion splicing incorporating all the recent innovations in the field. It provides a toolbox of general strategies and specific techniques that...
News - 29 Dec 2012
Professor David Payne of the University of Southampton has been knighted in the Queen’s New Year Honours List for services to photonics, the science and application of light and...