The end of January is Photonics West time! Over 1150 exhibitors have registered for the most important US American photonics exhibition in the Moscone Center, San Francisco (CA). The Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V. (LZH) will also be there to present current innovations from the Laser Development Department to the 19000 international visitors expected to attend the exhibition.
A compact, mode-coupled fiber oscillators for structuring organic solar cells
A diode-pumped, solid-state laser especially designed for use in outer space
The oscillator serves as a seed source for fiber amplifiers working at a wavelength of 2 µm. This system, in turn, pumps a non-linear conversion step, generating radiation between 3 and 8 µm. The whole system, which is being realized within the framework of the EU project IMPROV (www.fp7project-improv.eu), will not only simplify the production of organic solar cells for use in photovoltaics, but also organic light-emitting diodes (OLED) and organic thin-film transistors (OTFT) with decidedly lower area losses.
The LZH is in the north hall, on the most prominent collective German stand, with 418 m² and a total of 54 exhibitors.We hope you visit us at the German Pavilion/ Stand 4601-23!
Michael Botts | idw
Fraunhofer IBMT at BIO 2019: Automation solutions for workflows in stem cell process engineering
23.05.2019 | Fraunhofer-Institut für Biomedizinische Technik IBMT
Application offensive for ultrafast lasers in the kW range
15.05.2019 | Fraunhofer-Institut für Lasertechnik ILT
A new assessment of NASA's record of global temperatures revealed that the agency's estimate of Earth's long-term temperature rise in recent decades is accurate to within less than a tenth of a degree Fahrenheit, providing confidence that past and future research is correctly capturing rising surface temperatures.
The most complete assessment ever of statistical uncertainty within the GISS Surface Temperature Analysis (GISTEMP) data product shows that the annual values...
Physicists at the University of Basel are able to show for the first time how a single electron looks in an artificial atom. A newly developed method enables them to show the probability of an electron being present in a space. This allows improved control of electron spins, which could serve as the smallest information unit in a future quantum computer. The experiments were published in Physical Review Letters and the related theory in Physical Review B.
The spin of an electron is a promising candidate for use as the smallest information unit (qubit) of a quantum computer. Controlling and switching this spin or...
Engineers at the University of Tokyo continually pioneer new ways to improve battery technology. Professor Atsuo Yamada and his team recently developed a...
With a quantum coprocessor in the cloud, physicists from Innsbruck, Austria, open the door to the simulation of previously unsolvable problems in chemistry, materials research or high-energy physics. The research groups led by Rainer Blatt and Peter Zoller report in the journal Nature how they simulated particle physics phenomena on 20 quantum bits and how the quantum simulator self-verified the result for the first time.
Many scientists are currently working on investigating how quantum advantage can be exploited on hardware already available today. Three years ago, physicists...
'Quantum technologies' utilise the unique phenomena of quantum superposition and entanglement to encode and process information, with potentially profound benefits to a wide range of information technologies from communications to sensing and computing.
However a major challenge in developing these technologies is that the quantum phenomena are very fragile, and only a handful of physical systems have been...
29.04.2019 | Event News
17.04.2019 | Event News
15.04.2019 | Event News
24.05.2019 | Physics and Astronomy
24.05.2019 | Medical Engineering
24.05.2019 | Life Sciences