TITLE

Blink and you'll miss it

AUTHOR(S)
Blackman, Greg
PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
Electro Optics;Apr2012, Issue 222, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the benefits of ultrafast lasers and the advantages that femtosecond lasers provide over picosecond devices. It notes that semiconductor-related sectors and micro-electronics are potential markets for ultrafast laser technology due to high precision requirements. It cites the advantage of minimal post-processing requirement with ultrafast lasers. Others argue that output power is one factor that makes picosecond lasers more suited to industrial processing than femtolasers. INSET: ULTRAFAST OPTICS.
ACCESSION #
88337214

 

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