Coordinate metrology on the micro-scale

The National Physical Laboratory (NPL) has added a Zeiss F25 to its family of coordinate measuring machines (CMMs), which will extend NPL’s coordinate measurement capability down to the micro-scale.

McPherson delivers crystal ID system

McPherson has signed a contract to provide a vacuum UV optical crystal characterisation system to the Institute of Physics and Academy of Science in the Czech Republic.

Scientist plan to 'trap light'

Researchers have revealed a technique which may be able to slow down, stop and capture light, which could increase the memory of portable devices and increase processing speeds.

Diode lasers for missile defence

Aculight Corporation has been awarded a subcontract from The Pennsylvania State University's Electro-Optics Centre (EOC) for $2.6m over a three-year period, to develop diodes lasers for use in missile defence.

Prestigious award presented at Laser Munich

Stefan Hell will be receiving this year's Julius Springer Prize for Applied Physics at the Laser World of Photonics event in Munich on Tuesday 19 June, for his revolutionary work in fluorescence microscopy.


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