February/March 2008

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DISPLAYS

Roll up your TV?

David Robson charts the progress of display technology

FIBRE VS DISC

The industrial battle

There is no clear-cut winner when it comes to choosing a fibre laser or a disc laser for industrial applications, as David Robson discovers

HARD TALK

Why we need to support the dreamers

Rob Randelman, president and CEO, Ocean Optics

PROFILE

A leading name

John Murphy discovers why the recent acquisitions by Gooch and Housego will now all be known by their parent company's name

RESEARCH

Lasers in the lab

For all the great strides being made in industrial applications, the research sector still provides a wealth of applications for photonics, as William Payne discovers

ULTRAFAST

Faster and faster

David Robson explores the growth in applications for ultrafast lasers