Tag Archives: Lasers

Taking the twinkle out of stars

Adaptive optics at Paranal Observatory give satellite-quality images from surface of Earth. Continue reading

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Lab experiments mimic the origin and growth of astrophysical magnetic fields

A turbulent, laser-generated plasma can amplify magnetic fields to cosmic scales. Continue reading

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Ship shape

Welding ship hulls is a relatively new application for laser processing, but one where lasers can add great value. ¬†Read more in Laser Systems Europe…

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Guided by holes

The latest developments in photonic crystal fibres, optical fibres with unique light guiding properties. Continue reading

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Fabulous fabrics

The wealth of ways that textiles can be cut, engraved, perforated, and patterned with a laser. Continue reading

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Laser design emits multicolor light

Scientists have developed the capability to generate multiwavelength lasing in a single device, with precise control over the different colours.   Continue reading

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Enhancing vision

How laser-based systems are advancing vision correction surgeries Continue reading

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Sustainable Lasers

The role of laser technologies in sustainable manufacturing processes Continue reading

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All in the Delivery

The new fibre delivery options and scanning solutions for ultrafast (and non-ultrafast!) lasers. Read more in Laser Systems Europe (pg 18-20)…

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LIGO optical coatings pose new challenges in materials research

Not only has the detection of gravitational waves opened a new era of astronomy, it has also unveiled new horizons for optical and materials sciences. Continue reading

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