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05 May 22
LASER 2022: New launches round-up

optics.org reviews a selection of new products announced at last week’s LASER World of Photonics in Munich.

04 May 22
Nuburu and Essentium to develop blue laser-based wire feed metal 3D printers

Speedier part fabrication based on combination of high power blue laser tech and metal additive manufacturing platform.

03 May 22
BT and Toshiba launch commercial trial of quantum secured network

Accountancy firm EY is first commercial customer to achieve quantum secure data transmission between offices in London, UK.

27 Apr 22
LASER 2022: LZH and LMB Automation develop laser system to process brass parts

LaserMessing project is aiming to solve the copper-zinc alloy processing challenge.

26 Apr 22
LASER 2022: Forum reviews progress in biophotonics, medical imaging

Research and industrial speakers give updates on breakthroughs, benefits, and market needs.

26 Apr 22
LASER 2022: Latest sources target e-mobility applications

Blue diode, adjustable-mode, and ultrafast lasers demonstrate promise for complex welding and cutting processes.

25 Apr 22
Two-photon direct laser writing fabricates tiny heart model

Boston University creates structure to test disease treatments.

25 Apr 22
US Navy performs ‘historic’ test of new laser weapon system…

…while BlueHalo delivers LOCUST laser defense system to Palletized Hi-Energy Laser project.

20 Apr 22
Metalens array creates planar wide-angle camera

Nanjing University device could be incorporated into smartphones and imaging devices.

13 Apr 22
University of Central Florida probe spots blood coagulation

Rapid identification of problems by light scattering could save lives during surgery.

12 Apr 22
Laser light quenches hungry feelings

Asan Medical Center device uses photodynamic therapy inside the stomach to treat obesity.

11 Apr 22
Fraunhofer IWS develops HICLAD process to improve laser cladding

Diode lasers with 10kW+ outputs offer new solutions for laser cladding – to be presented at Laser World of Photonics.

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