Alternative with a bright future

2017-08-15

Based on the potential thread of lacking the allowance to use hard chrome plating for metal parts as of September 2017 in the EU, there is the need to develop alternatives.

Photoacoustic Technique Can Detect Gases in Minute Amounts

2017-08-07

Using a novel variation on the photoacoustic effect, scientists have demonstrated a way to detect trace gases down to co

EHLA: TRUMPF is ready for extreme high-speed laser deposition welding

2017-07-24

New EHLA method capable of extremely high laser deposition welding speeds enables TRUMPF laser systems to coat large-are

Novel Laser Design Offers Multi-Color Output

2017-07-17

A cost-effective laser design that outputs multi-color lasing could improve information flow in optical fibers, and allo

Window to the Brain Could Enable Laser Surgery

2016-09-29

RIVERSIDE, Calif.Use of a novel material, nanocrystalline yttria-stabilized zirconia (nc-YSZ), to make cranial implants

Light-induced electron movement to lead to high speed electronics

2016-06-14

A collaboration of researchers from institutes in Germany and Japan has optimised the interaction of light and glass tha

Jenoptik Opens US Technology Campus

2016-06-13

JENA, Germany, June 8, 2016The Jenoptik Group is investing $15 million in its Rochester Hills, Mich., location, creating

East China industrial center pushes for robots in manufacturing

2015-11-06

East China's industrial bases are turning to robotics to replace human labor as the region strains to upgrade its manufacturing sector.

Rise of the robots inevitable in China

2015-10-10

As China's population declines, experts are calling for more research into artificial intelligence, big data and smart manufacturing to maintain an economic and industrial edge and to drive development.

ROFIN Introduces New Dedicated Laser Solutions for Polymer Welding — MPS Fam...

2015-10-10

The system is based on the market-leading MPS laser workstation and the DILAS Compact Evolution laser sources and comes with application-specific control software.

CalPoly Wins Annual PACK Solutions Challenge

2015-10-08

PACK EXPO Las Vegas, Oct.1, 2015 Students from CalPoly took first place in the annual PACK Solutions Challenge competiti

Mitsubishi to Supply Lidar for Hong Kong International Airport

2015-09-09

TOKYO, Sept. 3, 2015The Hong Kong Observatory, Hong Kongs governmental weather agency, has awarded a contract to Mitsubi

ROFIN Introduces New Dedicated Laser Solutions for Polymer Welding — MPS Fam...

2015-08-14

ROFINcontinuestheMPSlaserworkstationsuccess.Itswiderangeofapplicationsisextendedbyfusingofpolymers.Thesystemisbasedonthe

Steinmeyer Mechatronik supported tekom Workshop

2015-07-24

For the second time Steinmeyer Mechatronik hosted a tekom practice workshop and supported tekom, the largest European p

PFC Flexible Circuits Expands Service Offerings with ESI Model 5335 Laser Pro...

2015-07-16

PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Electro Scientific Industries, Inc.(NASDAQ:ESIO), an innovator in laser-based manufactu

Fog Chamber Aims for Better Optics Testing

2015-06-24

A humid chamber in the desert of New Mexico is designed to help improve the abilities of cameras and sensors to penetrat

Holographic Microscopy, Machine Learning Software to ID Bacteria

2015-06-15

Pairing holographic microscopy with machine learning software could help hospitals and the food industry screen for bact

Ultrafast Lasers Create 3-D Crystal Waveguides in Glass

2015-06-15

Femtosecond laser pulses can create complex, single-crystal waveguides inside glass.