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Month: October 2017

A Day in the Life as a Laser Quantum Engineer

Here’s a run down of a typical working day as an Engineer at Laser Quantum:   7:30AM: Arrive at work and gown up for working in the clean-room labs. The first thing to do is liaise with product and team managers for anything that is urgent and assess the work for the day ahead. Key […]


October 31st, 2017 | Company News

Presenting at the Institute of Physics careers evening

On Tuesday 17th October, Natasha Mupasi from Laser Quantum presented at the Institute of Physics careers evening in Manchester. The audience was comprised of undergraduate physicists from Manchester, Liverpool and Lancaster. During her presentation Natasha talked about her career path, how she discovered Laser Quantum, what attracted her to work at the company and her […]


October 18th, 2017 | Company News

Laser Quantum at Female-led Nonlinear Optical Microscopy meetings

Dr. Andreas Isemann from Laser Quantum Germany, recently took part in the meetings at FINON, a female research network which aims to develop Nonlinear Optical Microscopy (NOM) techniques into the nano-dimension, and an Innovative Training Networks (ITN) project. In this final meeting, Kathrin Domke (MPIP, GER) chaired the session, the overall goal of the project […]


October 13th, 2017 | Company News

A visit from the Vice Lord-Lieutenant

Yesterday, Laser Quantum was visited by the Vice Lord-Lieutenant of Greater Manchester, Paul Griffiths DL, to be presented with its Queen’s Award for Enterprise. The award was announced in April on Her Majesty’s birthday, and was presented to us today with a speech from the Queen, quoted verbatim. Alongside the official trophy, Laser Quantum was […]


October 12th, 2017 | Company News

Laser Quantum to Exhibit at Optics and Photonics in Sweden

Laser Quantum will be exhibiting at the upcoming Optics & Photonics in Sweden conference (OPS) 2017, which will be held 18-19 October 2017 at the Electrum research institute in Kista, Stockholm. OPS invited talks will cover a variety of topics in Optics and Photonics, reflecting current Swedish research and development at universities, institutes and in the […]


October 10th, 2017 | Company News

2017 Nobel Physics Prize awarded

The 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics has been awarded by the Royal Swedish Academy this week in Stockholm, Sweden. The prize was split between three American Physicists, one half awarded to Rainer Weiss, the other half jointly to Barry C. Barish and Kip S. Thorne “for decisive contributions to the LIGO detector and the observation […]


October 5th, 2017 | Company News

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