News - 10 Jan 2011
Keopsys, manufacturer of fiber-optic components, announced that it will exhibit new devices for optical communication systems at the Photonics West 2011 Expo that will be held in California from 25 to...
News - 22 Dec 2008
nLIGHT Corporation announced today the availability of very large mode area (LMA), low numerical aperture (NA), all erbium fibers manufactured using its proprietary Direct Nanoparticle Deposition...
News - 15 Jul 2008
IPG Photonics Corporation, the world leader in high-power fiber lasers and amplifiers, today announced that its German subsidiary, IPG Laser GmbH, has received a major order for multi-kilowatt,...
News - 22 May 2020
At the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), scientists have employed sophisticated light detectors, next-generation atomic clocks, and a measurement tool known as a frequency comb to...
News - 25 Jun 2015
NKT Photonics’ aeroGAIN-ROD fibers have long been the benchmark of high performance ytterbium gain fibers for ultrafast lasers.
With their extremely large cores and diffraction limited output, they...
News - 13 Mar 2012
Scientists at Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB) are performing experiments on optical clocks based on the phenomenon of lightwaves and their ability to vibrate rapidly than microwaves....
News - 26 Apr 2022
Sharing real-time information requires complex networks of systems. A promising approach for speeding up data storage devices consists of switching the magnetization, or the electrons' spin, of...
News - 7 Dec 2016
Continuous, mode-hop-free wavelength tuning up to 110 nm is now possible around the new central wavelengths 1050, 1320 and 1470 nm.
These new wavelengths complement the portfolio of...
News - 12 Feb 2016
Atomic clock experts from the Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB) are the first research group in the world to have built an optical single-ion clock which attains an accuracy which had only...
Article - 15 Oct 2007
THis article discusses the differences between dye, fiber hosted, semiconductor, solid-state and free electron lasers.