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CMOS versus CCD imagers

01.04.2013 - Laser+Photonik 02/2013

Much has been written about the relative advantages of CMOS versus CCD imagers, although it should not be surprising that a definitive answer is elusive, since the topic...
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Cost-effective, high performance, light weight

01.04.2013 - Laser+Photonik 02/2013

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Development and Applications for Snapshot MSI Instrumentation

01.04.2013 - Laser+Photonik 02/2013

Here, we describe the method for creating a snapshot multispectral imaging system. The utility of a logical progression from spectrometer to patterned pixel sensor are o...
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Industrial applications for ultrashort pulse lasers

01.04.2013 - Laser+Photonik 02/2013

Ultrashort pulse lasers are well on the way from being an innovative niche technology towards becoming a standard tool in industrial material processing. Nevertheless, ma...
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Insights into IDEX Optics & Photonics

01.04.2013 - Laser+Photonik 02/2013

The IDEX Optics & Photonics (IOP) platform combines technology, manufacturing, and distribution capabilities with proven IDEX commercial and operational excellence tools ...
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The next generation of diode lasers

01.04.2013 - Laser+Photonik 02/2013

Diode lasers can achieve exceptional efficiency in generation of laser light, but for some potential applications the achievable beam quality is not enough. The BRIDLE pr...
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Ultrafast Lasers in Ophthalmology

01.04.2013 - Laser+Photonik 02/2013

The effects of turnkey technology solutions for ultra-short pulse lasers in ophthalmology are shown here. Furthermore, an outlook is given on possible changes in the mark...
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CARS and Raman spectroscopy combined in a single unit

01.02.2013 - Laser+Photonik 01/2013

The use of photonic crystal fibers to generate white light enables cost-effective and easily adjustable CARS systems to be produced. Combining CARS and Raman spectroscopy...
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Improved beam diagnostics for ultrafast laser pulses

01.02.2013 - Laser+Photonik 01/2013

The use of femtosecond lasers in medicine, materials processing, spectroscopy and metrology is accompanied by higher requirements for the appropriate beam characterizatio...
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Integration of optical sensors

01.02.2013 - Laser+Photonik 01/2013

Modern sub-micrometer CMOS technology in combination with design know how and innovative optical packaging form the basis for successful integration of optical sensors fo...
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Measuring yesterdays snow

01.02.2013 - Laser+Photonik 01/2013

As is the case for many porous materials, the specific surface area of snow determines many of its physical and chemical properties. The application of diffuse reflecting...
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Process improvement via power conditioning

01.02.2013 - Laser+Photonik 01/2013

Quality control of precision optics can be performed without having to worry about power surges and outages....
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Backside-illuminated CMOS image sensors deliver higher sensitivity

13.11.2012 - Photonik international /2012

Backside-illuminated CMOS image sensors possess higher sensitivity in a broader spectrum than mainstream image sensors using frontside illumination. This article explores...
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Distributed fibre-optic temperature and strain measurement with extremely high spatial resolution

13.11.2012 - Photonik international /2012

"Scanning the Rayleigh scattering along a length of optical fibre enables a distributed sensor system where every point along the fibre acts as a sensor. This novel metho...
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This technical articel is also under the category: Fibre optics and Optical Communication

Chiral photonic metamaterials – polarization control by nanostructuring

13.11.2012 - Photonik international /2012

Artificial photonic metamaterials consist mainly of exotically shaped metallic nanostructures. By tailored design of their geometrical parameters, they can enhance optica...
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This technical articel is also under the category: Manufacturing of Optics

Prototyping illumination systems with stock optical components

13.11.2012 - Photonik international /2012

In most imaging system designs, development efforts focus on the imaging optics. But illumination can be an equally important factor in the success of such systems. The p...
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This technical articel is also under the category: Incoherent Light Sources

Multi-gigahertz high-power femtosecond semiconductor disk lasers

13.11.2012 - Photonik international /2012

Optically pumped semiconductor disk lasers (VECSELs) combine the advantages of solid state lasers and conventional semiconductor lasers. Modelocked by a semiconductor sat...
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Coupling ray tracers with custom software

13.11.2012 - Photonik international /2012

Optical system design is based in most cases on ray tracing using commercially available software packages. Graphical user interfaces enable standard tasks in a simple an...
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This technical articel is also under the category: Manufacturing of Optics

Laser-based terahertz generation & applications

13.11.2012 - Photonik international /2012

"Superior to alternative methods, optoelectronic techniques propel terahertz applications out of the lab and into the real world. One physical effect involves two laser b...
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This technical articel is also under the category: Laser Technology

Femtosecond laser micromachining for plastic lab-on-a-chip

13.11.2012 - Photonik international /2012

Rapid prototyping of lab-on-chip devices is accomplished using femtosecond laser micromachining techniques. Direct laser ablation allows fabrication of microfluidic chann...
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This technical articel is also under the category: Optical Components

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