In the semiconductor industry or photonics applications, components often need to be precisely positioned for each single processing step and then held in a stable position reliably. more

Jul 21, 2017 11:14 AM electronics

InnoLas Photonics extends its broad line-up of Q-switched DPSS laser families  with a novel type of industrial ultra short pulse laser. more

May 24, 2017 10:36 PM machining

Imagine Optic demonstrates new MicAO for improved image contrast in fluorescence microscopy; Amplitude Systèmes showcases world’s first industrial femtosecond laser Tangor, PRISM award 2017 finalist. more

Feb 2, 2017 10:15 AM micro manufacturing

Due to the ongoing miniaturisation in electronic and medical manufacturing ID codes often become too small for CO2 or fibre laser marking. more

Aug 19, 2016 12:19 PM machining

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the founding of Coherent, which has grown from a Palo Alto laundry room startup to become a world leader in laser technology. more

Jun 8, 2016 1:54 PM micro manufacturing

Plasma-Therm’s Advanced Vacuum division was recently selected by the University of Central Florida to provide enhanced compound semiconductor etch and dielectric deposition capabilities. more

Mar 17, 2015 4:50 PM mems

Actuators based on the piezo effect move heavy loads with resolutions in the sub- nanometer range and response times below one millisecond, enabling dynamic operation at high scanning frequencies. more

Sep 24, 2014 4:19 PM articles

Photonic technology is increasingly used in applications in medicine, life and environmental sciences. more

Aug 13, 2014 4:01 PM articles