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LASER World of PHOTONICS is postponed

February, 2021: The world's leading trade fair for photonics components, systems and applications enables advance planning for exhibitors and visitors with new trade fair dates for spring 2022. In close coordination with the industry, partn

Photonics+: New event for the photonics industry - PHOTONICS+ Virtual Exhibition and Conference, in partnership with EPIC

February 2021: The organiser Fleet Events is now moving online with a new, digital networking format for the photonics industry. New dates have also been announced for the in-person W3+ Fair events in Wetzlar/ Germany and the Rhine Valley (DACHLI)

Instrument Systems: Measure what the human eye sees: Optical testing of AR/VR headsets

February 2021: Perfect user experience for AR/VR headsets calls for extensive, fast and highly accurate optical tests during production. In order to meet this specific challenge, Instrument Systems has developed the LumiTop AR/VR 2D imaging colorimet

Gentec Electro-Optics: New high-speed pulse energy detectors for high repetition rate lasers up to 10 kHz

February, 2021: Gentec-EO has announced the QE12HR and QE25HR pulse energy detectors. Designed for use with Q-switched lasers and pulsed laser diodes, these sensors feature an improved temporal response to accurately measure pulse-to-pulse energy at

Rutronik: Buck Converters - From Circuit to Fully Integrated Module

January, 2021: Buck converters have been in use for a century now, and it’s impossible to imagine modern electronic circuitry without them. This article shows how a clunky electromechanical component has transformed into a miniature PCB-mounted

Toptica Photonics: 10 years TA pro – Continuing Tapered Amplifier Improvements

TA pro delivers up to 4W at wavelengths between 660 nm and 1495 nm with tapered amplifier technology. The TA pro is the flagship product of TOPTICA’s high power tunable diode laser solutions. Its tapered amplifier technology allows for high pow