Article - 15 Oct 2007
THis article discusses the differences between dye, fiber hosted, semiconductor, solid-state and free electron lasers.
News - 2 Apr 2020
Engineers at Caltech have shown that atoms in optical cavities--tiny boxes for light--could be foundational to the creation of a quantum internet. Their work was published on March 30 by the journal...
News - 23 Aug 2022
Applications such as full-color displays, optical communications, and computation all depend on microlasers with many lasing bands. The plentiful long-lived intermediate energy levels and...
News - 21 Jun 2010
Fiber-optic cable has become an essential element of communication network. As people want more bandwidth, scientists are conducting experiments to enhance the optical amplifiers. Elements such as...
News - 8 Dec 2008
Alfalight, Inc., a leading supplier of highly efficient high-power diode lasers, announced today the availability of the AM6-940B-20-608, a 940 nm, 6 W uncooled multimode laser diode for...
News - 24 Jun 2020
According to common knowledge, lasers heat objects and this understanding would be right in a general sense. However, lasers also have the potential to do the exact opposite—that is, to...
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 - 28 Jan 2015
Finisar® Corporation today announced the release of the WaveShaper™ 1000/SP 1µm Programmable Single-Polarization Filter. This new module shapes femtosecond and short picosecond optical...
News - 31 Aug 2010
California-based firm, Miyachi Unitek, has introduced a new, advanced LMF3500-HP laser marker for marking hard coated metals and deep metal engraving applications. The LMF3500-HP can also be used for...
News - 22 Jul 2010
Laser Marking Technologies, developer of advanced fiber laser marking systems, has displayed a new laser marking system, the COBALT DOMINATOR, at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS)...