Optics and lasers

Optical components and measurement systems, as well as different types of lasers for a full range of research and commercial applications.

Products

RHK Technology

RHK Ships 100th R9 Control System weblink

RHK Technology 8 Apr 2014

RHK Technology, Inc. announced shipment of its 100th R9 Control System for Scanning Probe Microscopes. The latest in RHK’s long history of advances, R9 breaks new ground with its revolutionary design: a totally integrated AFM/STM single-box solution.

Vortex Optical Coatings Infra Red Linear Variable Filters

Infra Red Linear Variable Filters weblink

Vortex Optical Coatings 7 Apr 2014

A Linear Variable Filter (LVF) is a single filter where the performance profile shifts gradually from one end of the filter to the other in a continuous manner, this is illustrated below for one covering the 2.5-5.0 µm range.

Park Systems Introduces Automatic Defect Review for Semiconductor Wafers

Park Systems Introduces Automatic Defect Review for Semiconductor Wafers - An Astounding 1,000% Throughput Increase

Park Systems 3 Apr 2014

Park Systems, a leading manufacturer of atomic force microscopy (AFM) products, proudly introduces the Automatic Defect Review (ADR)AFM for 300mm bare wafers, a fully automated AFM solution that improves throughput of AFM defect review by up to 1,000%.

Nanosurf AG FlexAFM

Nanosurf FlexAFM weblink

Nanosurf AG 28 Mar 2014

Nanosurf FlexAFM atomic force microscope. Your Versatile Research AFM for Materials & Life Science.

Bruker Dimension FastScanTM  Atomic Force Microscope

Dimension FastScanTM Atomic Force Microscope weblink

Bruker Nano Surfaces 6 Mar 2014

The Dimension FastScanTM  Atomic Force Microscope (AFM) delivers, for the first time, extreme imaging speed without sacrificing legendary Dimension© Icon© resolution and performance.

N-470 PiezoMike Linear Actuator

N-470 PiezoMike Linear Actuator

Physik Instrumente (PI) GmbH & Co. KG 18 Feb 2014

Minimum Dimensions, High Forces, Stable Positioning.

A newcomer to the Technifor laser range of Gravotech Group

Technifor UK 17 Apr 2014

Technifor, world-wide leader for marking and traceability, expands its laser offering by integrating a new technology: the TG400 green laser.

UV light detection - pco.ultraviolet camera

PCO AG 16 Apr 2014

Applications asking for UV light detection down to 200nm benefit from the brandnew pco.ultraviolet - our UV sensitive CCD camera.

TESCAN ORSAY HOLDING, a.s. and WITec GmbH launch the RISE Microscope for Correlative Raman-SEM Imaging at Analytica 2014

WITec GmbH 10 Apr 2014

TESCAN ORSAY HOLDING, a.s., a multinational company experienced in charged particle optics, and WITec GmbH, a distinguished German specialist in Raman and scanning probe microscopy, jointly launch RISE Microscopy at Analytica 2014.

In Search of Nanostructures: EU funds Research and Development of Correlative Microscopy Techniques

WITec GmbH 10 Apr 2014

German and Czech microscope specialists jointly develop a new analytical instrument.

Services

Resources

Fs-synchronization for ELI Beamlines

Fs-synchronization for ELI Beamlines weblink

ELI Beamlines 7 Apr 2014

Our experimental team led by Georg Korn organized a workshop on Fs-synchronization for ELI Beamlines. Theme of the workshop was reviewing and proposing different concepts of fs-synchronization of high power fs-laser chains, laser driven secondary sources of particles and x-rays and experimental stations.

The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC)

STFC tenders: CERN MS-4010/TE - Manufacturing and Supply of Printed Circuit Boards

The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) 24 Mar 2014

CERN have released a market survey for: MS-4010/TE - Manufacturing and Supply of Printed Circuit Boards. A small excerpt of the technical specification and qualification criteria is included below.

The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC)

The ESRF has released a tender for: ESRF CFT 2217 : X-ray Mirror for UPBL09B White Beam Mirror System

The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) 19 Mar 2014

STFC has been asked to recommend UK companies which could respond to this tender.

The new OWIS linear precision stages LPT 30

The new OWIS linear precision stages LPT 30 – small, strong, flexible

OWIS GmbH 5 Mar 2014

The miniaturization reaches also the manual positioning systems of OWIS. Now, the manual positioners LPT 30 follow the motorized linear precision stages LPTM 30. The manual precision stages are characterized by their small size with a very high load capacity.

MS-4004/IT - Supply and support of High Performance Ethernet Network Switches

The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) 3 Mar 2014

CERN have released a market survey for: MS-4004/IT - Supply and support of High Performance Ethernet Network Switches. This Market Survey concerns the supply of layer 2 and layer 3 Ethernet switches with 10/100/1000baseT Ethernet ports and/or 10/40Gigabit Ethernet ports.

Integrated Engineering Software

Beam Spot Size as a Function of Excitation Levels of Magnetic Quadrupoles weblink

Integrated Engineering Software 24 Feb 2014

This white paper will present an overview of the focusing properties of magnetic quadrupoles and show how beam spot size can be determined using arc segment emitters.

The Technical University of Denmark uses Linkam stages combined with Raman spectroscopy for pigment analysis of works of art

Linkam Scientific Instruments Limited 16 Apr 2014

Market leaders in temperature controlled microscopy, Linkam Scientific Instruments report on the use of their temperature controlled stages in the authentication of artwork at the Technical University of Denmark.

Well-rounded – Laser Welding of Quality Tubes

ROFIN-SINAR Laser GmbH 27 Mar 2014

Welded stainless steel tubes are the foundation of medium-sized company Esta Rohr GmbH, located in Siegen-Kaan-Marienborn, Germany. With advancements in welding technology from TIG to laser, new production and market opportunities appeared.

Cutting-Edge Advances in Low Level Light Therapy Uncovered

American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, Inc. (ASLMS) 27 Mar 2014

Texas Research Associate and Professor Collaborate on Research Session.

JPK reports on the use of the CellHesion 200 system to study cellular adhesion at the molecular level in the field of diabetes at the University of Warwick

JPK Instruments AG 26 Mar 2014

JPK Instruments, a world-leading manufacturer of nanoanalytic instrumentation for research in life sciences and soft matter, reports on the study of the research work of Dr Paul Squires and his colleagues at the University of Warwick.

Suppliers

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