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Lasers & Sources

Novel semiconductor membrane external-cavity surface-emitting laser
An optically pumped device features a semiconductor membrane sandwiched between diamond heat spreaders to maximize heat dissipation from the active region.
Glassy carbon nanolattices fabricated using 3D direct laser writing and pyrolysis are the smallest 3D printed lattice structures to date.
21 June 2017
LIGO detects gravitational waves

SPIE Classics offers a look at the timeline of LIGO's historic discoveries of gravitational waves.

1 June 2017
Fluorescent plastic beads introduced into cells act as microlasers, thus enabling the identification of individual cells, including cancer and brain cells, that can be tracked from one generation to the next.
31 May 2017
New assemblies have been designed and built, based on 20 years of experience, for use in the Advanced Topographic Laser Altimeter System on NASA's upcoming Ice, Cloud, and Land Elevation Satellite-2.
22 May 2017

SPIE Classics celebrates the birth of the laser -- 57 years ago this month.

16 May 2017
GE Additive developing largest laser-powder 3D printer
Prototype “Atlas” additive manufacturing tool announced at Paris Air Show, to debut at Formnext in November.
22 June 2017
EPO rewards landmark inventors – including OCT developers
Technical inventors benefiting society recognized by European Patent Office’s Inventor Awards 2017, last week in Venice.
21 June 2017
Aachen Center for 3D Printing opens in Germany
University and Fraunhofer venture is said to be “the world’s largest SLM facility”.
21 June 2017
LASER 2017 product preview part 4: fiber lasers
The long term trend of the industry developing ever more fiber lasers in different designs and powers continues at this year's show.
20 June 2017
 
Roel Baets: Maturity of silicon photonics opens door for sensing applications