December 2007/ January 2008
To help celebrate our 40 years of existence, some of the industry's most respected names have kindly penned their thoughts and memories of their lives in photonics
David Robson brings the world of adaptive optics into sharp focus
Mike Mason, vice president of technology at Powerlase, says the secret to developing mutually profitable customer relationships lies in creating solutions to real-world problems.
John Murphy discovers how Pacer has taken photonics distribution to the next level
Warren Clark rounds up the latest launches in the sensors and detectors market
David Robson examines the role of lasers in producing low-cost, efficient solar cells that could provide a green replacement for fossil fuels