Product piracy:glass marking fights counterfeiting


For the last few years, the rate of counterfeiting has been increasing in almost all areas. Apart from financial losses

From Hannover around the world and to the Mars: LZH delivers laser for ExoMar...


In three years, the rocket of the European-Russian ExoMars 2020 mission shall start its nine-month journey to Mars, toge

Additive manufacturing makes headway in aircraft production


Airbus' investigations into additive manufacturing processes started more than 20 years ago, first with plastics and rap

Alternative with a bright future


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


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


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


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


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


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

Jenoptik Opens US Technology Campus


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


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


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...


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


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


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...



Steinmeyer Mechatronik supported tekom Workshop


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...


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