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Analysis & Opinion

Asian shift in policies to impact photonics

29 July 2015
A study initiated by the German Engineering Association VDMA has analysed 'political steering processes in Asia aimed at the photonics industry' - with an alarming outcome. Annika Löffler at the VDMA Photonics Forum assesses the implications of the findings

Photonics innovations celebrated at Laser Munich

News image29 June 2015
Greg Blackman and Jessica Rowbury report from Laser World of Photonics, which was held in Munich, Germany from 22 to 25 June

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White Papers

Comparison of optical aberrations

By Edmund Optics
21 May 2015
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Discrete Mode Laser Diodes with Very Narrow Linewidth Emission

By B. Kelly1, R. Phelan1, D. Jones1, C. Herbert1, et al.
26 March 2015
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Latest press releases

193nm XL high-reflectance coating

17 August 2015
LENSES AND OPTICS
Acton Optics & Coatings has developed a 193nm XL high-reflectance coating for low-fluence, high-repetition-rate excimer laser applications, particularly those associated with semiconductor R&D and test
Acton Optics & Coatings

Cylindrical lenses

17 August 2015
LENSES AND OPTICS
Rocky Mountain Instrument (RMI) has enhanced its custom lens product line with a new generation of custom and standard precision cylindrical lenses
Rocky Mountain Instrument

Reflective collimators

17 August 2015
LENSES AND OPTICS
Optical Surfaces has developed self-aligning isolating feet as a new option for its range of fully enclosed, pre-aligned reflective collimators
Optical Surfaces

FemtoFiber ultra NIR

17 August 2015
LASER SYSTEMS
Toptica

LS1-3443 and Gel -8136

17 August 2015
LEDS AND ILLUMINATION
NuSil Technology

Ultra-narrowband filters

17 August 2015
LENSES AND OPTICS
Laser Components