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UKP ablation in the production of organic solar cells
Photonics question of the month
Laser ablation

What exactly do experts mean by the term laser ablation? Here you will find the answer.

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3D measurement of buildings

3D laser scanners measure buildings quickly and efficiently.

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Non-linear frequency converters are suitable for the construction of tun-able, continuous laser light sources
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Tunable

Quantum, materials and brain researchers often use tunable lasers. Here you can learn what these lasers are all about.

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Two-photon-microscopy

How does this method differ from other microscopy approaches?

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Ultrashort pulse laser from TRUMPF in use
Photonics question of the month
Ultrashort pulse lasers

The abbreviation USP appears omnipresent on the LASER. Here is explained in simple terms what is behind it.

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X-rays

Do you know how X-rays works? Here it will be explained in a nutshell.

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Line scan cameras for efficient print inspection processes
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Line- and area scan cameras

What distinguishes the most important camera technologies is explained here.

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Hyperspectral imaging

The five most important advantages can be found here.

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BMW Motorcycle with laser light
Photonics question of the month
Luminace

Obtain an overview of the Candela unit using sun, moon and light bulbs.

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Lasers align ship structures

In order to position huge shell modules made of steel with millimeter precision on ships, alignment lasers are indispensable.

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Rare earths
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Rare earths

Where exactly do they apply, what do they do and what about the supply situation?

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NIR-sensors

The application spectrum ranges from grain cultivation to livestock breeding as well as quality control of food.

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Photovoltaic
Photonics question of the month
Organic photovoltaics

But what exactly distinguishes organic solar cells from classic photovoltaics?

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Nobel Prize for Photonics

The history of scientific Nobel Prizes is also a story of photonic progress.

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