Article - 15 Oct 2007
THis article discusses the differences between dye, fiber hosted, semiconductor, solid-state and free electron lasers.
Article - 17 May 2013
The YAG (yttrium aluminium garnet) laser is doped with chromium and neodymium in order to enhance the absorption characteristics of the laser. The NdCrYAG laser is a solid state laser.
Article - 9 May 2013
Neodymium-doped yttrium aluminum garnet (Nd:YAG) is a crystal that is commonly used as a lasing medium for solid-state lasers. J. E. Geusic et al first explained the laser operation of Nd:YAG at Bell...
Article - 4 Jan 2013
In this interview, AZoOptics talks to Dr Mark Greenwood, Managing Director of JK Lasers, about their technology and the applications of their industrial laser products.
Article - 24 Mar 2014
Even if reflected or diffuse, exposure to laser light can permanently damage the eyes. Maximum protection is offered by the eyewear against the most popular laser wavelengths, and it does not darken...
Article - 27 Feb 2014
An aiming beam is a laser beam (or any other light source) which is used as a light for guiding.
Article - 6 Aug 2007
The goal of improving on computer speed has resulted in the development of the Very Large Scale Integration (vlsi) technology with smaller device dimensions and greater complexity.
Article - 15 May 2013
Neodymium-doped yttrium lithium fluoride (Nd:YLF) is the most common lasing medium for diode-pumped and arc lamp-pumped solid-state lasers. It is birefringent in nature, and its laser transitions...
Article - 2 May 2016
This article discusses how this mindset could result in a loss of time and money for many different laser applications.
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.