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The gem laser vs. the Range Rover

Ever wondered how robust a Laser Quantum laser is? Ever wanted to see its reliability proved in a real life example? Well now you can. We have created a series of videos showing the robustness and reliability of our lasers, with the first one being launched today! Watch below to see our video of a gem [...]

Laser Quantum hosts work experience student

We, Laser Quantum, have recently hosted a student from Manchester High School for Girls to gain work experience from different departments within the company; she has written a blog post about her time here so far. Hi! My name is Lilian Crascall-Kennedy. I am a year 11 student and I am spending this week doing […]

July 12th, 2016 | Company News

Laser Quantum’s charity football match raises over £2300

The first annual charity football match proved to be a success for Laser Quantum. Both teams were geared up for the game and there were some excellent goals scored in the high-scoring game. It finished 4-4 with both teams having missed chances to score the winner. Afterwards the spectators and players satisfied their appetite with [...]
July 7th, 2016 | Company News

Laser Quantum gains recognition for its work within the community

In October 2015, under the EDT scheme, we, Laser Quantum, collaborated with Manchester High School for Girls on a 6 month commercial project aimed at improving a manufacturing process in one area of the production line. The 4 students, along with Natasha Cutmore, a service engineer here at Laser Quantum, designed and built a prototype [...]
July 1st, 2016 | Company News

Laser Quantum’s charity football match: The game is on!

Friday 1st of July sees Laser Quantum undergo another charity event. This time it is the annual charity football shield between the ‘Gerihatricks’ playing for Crohn’s and Colitis UK, versus the ‘FC Twente Somthings’ playing for The Christie. The game at Burnage Rugby Club will be an 11-a-side match on a full pitch, followed by […]

June 30th, 2016 | Company News

OPTIQUE 2016 Bordeaux

Between 4 – 7 July our distributors, Opton Laser, will be exhibiting at the OPTIQUE 2016 Bordeaux conference. The conference is an opportunity for researchers to meet with the industry’s leading businesses to discuss how they can assist in furthering their future studies. Opton Laser will be showcasing the opus from our continuous wave collection [...]
June 30th, 2016 | Company News, Events

venteon ultra used in two-photon microscopy

In a recent article published in the July edition of the European Biopharmaceutical Review on two-photon microscopy, Laser Quantum talks about the use of the venteon ultra few-cycle laser as an excitation source that offers an ultra-broad spectral output and different methods for GVD pre-compensation.  The venteon ultra delivers >240 mW of sub-5.5 fs short [...]

Laser Quantum’s active role in promoting women in physics

Ever since the start of time, women in physics have always been in a minority. Over the years, the number of women in the industry has grown, but there is still that fundamental question of ‘how do we get more women interested in physics’? Here at Laser Quantum, we try to support and encourage women [...]
June 28th, 2016 | Company News, Top Stories

Advances in Test Equipment: Ultrafast optical sampling oscilloscope measures at femtosecond time scales

ASynchronous OPtical Sampling (ASOPS) is a ultrafast optical time-domain spectroscopy technique. This technique is a result of advancing technology and test equipment. Recently, an article published in LaserFocusWorld highlights the benefits of the approach over conventional technology and explains the technique in further details. Read the full article here. Laser Quantum’s HASSP-THz is a THz [...]

Visit us at SPIE Astronomical Telescopes + Instrumentation

SPIE Astronomical Telescopes + Instrumentation is taking place at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre between 28-29 June and we will be exhibiting at the show, bringing you the very latest developments from our diverse product ranges. The event brings together researchers and developers of ground and-space-based telescopes and the latest supporting instrumentation and technology. Over at [...]
June 22nd, 2016 | Company News, Events