News - 27 Nov 2008
Radiation from x-ray lasers such as x-ray free electron lasers are of wide interest, as they will allow a large number of applications such as the study of the structure of single molecules. However,...
Article - 13 Jun 2013
Synchrotron light sources have presently gained considerable importance in life sciences, materials, semiconductors and other fields.
Article - 26 May 2005
Short and long wavelength Semiconductor Saturable Absorber Mirrors (SESAM) can be made using quantum dots and quantum wells. This article offers an overview of the aims of a research project at then...
News - 13 Jul 2016
Engineers and Scientists at NASA are creating a lightweight telescope to conduct investigations for CubeSat. The unique feature of this telescope is a carbon nanotube mirror embedded in epoxy resin,...
Article - 24 Jan 2005
Ultraprecise surface processing techniques at the nanoscale have many potential uses in space applications. This article looks at production methods for ultraprecise surface figuring, defined...
News - 2 Apr 2018
PI (Physik Instrumente), leader in the field of piezo technology and precision motion systems and solutions, broadens its portfolio of piezo steering mirrors. With milli-second response and...
News - 12 Sep 2017
Researchers have made a filter capable of changing between a window and a mirror by finely tuning the distance between nanoparticles in a single layer.
With the help of this development,...
News - 21 Jul 2015
Boston Micromachines Corporation, a leading provider of MEMS-based deformable mirror (DM) products for adaptive optics systems, announced today that it has begun working on a NASA contract to...
News - 4 May 2015
In biology applications a laser beam is used for cell stimulation. First the laser beam is redirected onto 2 mirrors then directed to the cells.
An important requirement, to hold the laser beam...
News - 21 Apr 2015
Acal BFi, the European leader in advanced technology solutions, have launched a new range of ultra-high performance femtosecond laser mirrors to the market.
Providing an unrivalled combination of...