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Forthcoming events

2014 MRS Spring Meeting and Exhibit

San Francisco, USA
21-25 April 2014
Materials Research Society

International High Power Laser Ablation and Beamed Energy Propulsion Symposia

Santa Fe, New Mexico
21-25 April 2014
Blue52 Productions

Smart Laser Processing Conference 2014

Yokohama, Japan
22-24 April 2014
Japan Laser Processing Society

7th International Symposium on Advanced Optical Manufacturing and Testing Technologies (AOMATT 2014)

Harbin, China
26-29 April 2014
SPIE

Optical Interconnects Conference 2014

San Diego, California, USA
4-7 May 2014
IEEE Photonics Society

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Analysis & Opinion

Political barriers limiting investment in Europe, say experts at Photonics21 meeting

News image2 April 2014
The barriers preventing companies access to European funding 'need to be addressed' for Europe to remain competitive with the rest of the world, Dr Michael Mertin, president of Photonics21, has commented at the organisation's annual meeting in Brussels on 28 March

Trumpf's Leibinger points to strong China and UK markets for laser machining

11 March 2014
Trumpf CEO, Dr Nicola Leibinger-Kammüller, has said that the 'fog is beginning to lift' on the recession, at an open day held at Trumpf's UK technology centre in Luton yesterday. Tom Eddershaw reports

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White Papers


Improving Absorption Measurements through Light Source Selection

By Yvette Mattley, Ocean Optics
25 March 2014

Choosing an optical filter

By Edmund Optics
11 March 2014
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Latest products

BioRay diode lasers

22 April 2014
LASERS AND DIODES
A new series of compact, economical lasers from Coherent has been introduced for constructing space-limited point-of-care and cost sensitive research instruments for a variety of life sciences and diagnostic applications
Coherent

Thin film solderable coatings

22 April 2014
LENSES AND OPTICS
Deposition Sciences has introduced thin film solderable coatings and face metallisation, available on a wide variety of substrates
Deposition Sciences

Laser diode with 650W output

22 April 2014
LASERS AND DIODES
Laser Components has released a pulsed laser diode (PLD) emitting at 905nm with peak power levels of up to 650W from a small TO-18 housing
Laser Components

SLM laser modules

17 April 2014
LASERS AND DIODES
Laser Components

BTF14 modules

17 April 2014
LASERS AND DIODES
Lumics

Off-plane X-ray Czerny-Turner

17 April 2014
SPECTROSCOPY
McPherson