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World Company Sport Games – 6th Place in the Road Cycling Competition for Oliver Prochnow

Three days after winning his bronze medal at the National German Company Sport Championships in the road cycling competition, Oliver Prochnow started at the 1st World Company Sport Games in Mallorca. The 4-day event started with an opening ceremony and flag parade on the first night directly in front of the Cathedral of Palma, where [...]
June 21st, 2016 | Company News

The 23rd International Conference on Spectral Line Shapes

Between the 19-24 June, our distributor, Lasotronix, will be exhibiting at the 23rd International Conference on Spectral Line Shapes. This conference covers a broad range of topics related to spectral line shapes and is taking place at the Culture and Congress Centre Jordanki, Poland. Please ask our representatives any questions you may have regarding our product [...]
June 14th, 2016 | Company News

OPTO Taiwan

OPTO Taiwan is an annual exhibition for the photonics and mechanical industries, covering numerous industry topics. Taiwan is a growing market for the photonics industry, and our distributor SuperbIN, will be representing us at the event between 15 - 17 June, showcasing the taccor from our ultrafast range of lasers. The taccor family of lasers [...]
June 10th, 2016 | Company News, Events

Laser Quantum raises over £1600 for charity!

On May 22, 30 Laser Quantum employees donned their running trainers and Laser Quantum running t-shirts to participate in the Manchester 10K. After months of training, and the internal competition between ‘old dogs’ and ‘young pups’, there was a lot to run for. The training paid off, the atmosphere was electric and fantastic times achieved [...]
June 9th, 2016 | Company News

Newly released Laser Quantum joint venture paper makes editors pick!

The ‘Terahertz cyclotron resonance spectroscopy of an AlGaN/GaN heterostructure using high-field pulsed magnet and an asynchronous optical sampling technique’ paper, a joint venture between the University of Manchester, the University of Cambridge and Laser Quantum, has been chosen by American Physics Institute as its editor pick. The paper presents an innovative new instrument that allows […]

Visit Laser Quantum at Photonex Scotland

The Photonex Scotland conference brings together world-leading companies and industry researchers into a one day event, which enables visitors to examine applications for photonics in academia and technology for manufacturing. Laser Quantum’s Dr. Justine Bentley will be at the event showcasing the ventus laser from our continuous wave range and the taccor from our ultrafast [...]
June 7th, 2016 | Company News

Visit Laser Quantum at CLEO

Between 7-9 June, Laser Quantum will be exhibiting at CLEO (Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics), San Jose, California, USA. CLEO is an international conference which highlights the latest laser technology and cutting-edge research from industry experts. Visit us at Booth #2329, where Dr. Dave Stockwell and Dr. Diana Poullos, our laser specialists, will be on [...]
June 3rd, 2016 | Company News, Events

Laser frequency comb in astronomy research

Answering fundamental questions in astronomy such as the expanding universe theory, depend on the possibility of measuring the slow drift of cosmological redshifts which are inherent in any evolving universe. However, such an observation requires very high accuracy of the measured spectrograms since the expected redshifts are exceedingly small.  While modern telescopes might be able […]

Good luck to Laser Quantum employee in ‘company’ cycling event

Last month we reported that Oliver Prochnow, in charge of R&D at Laser Quantum – Venteon, Germany, was competing in the German road cycling ‘company-facilitated’ championships. In preparation for the race, we spoke to Oliver about his passion for cycling and success so far. How and when did you get into cycling? I have always [...]
May 28th, 2016 | Company News

Semiconductor research benefits from a new, taccor power laser-based instrument development

A new tabletop instrument that can be easily moved between institutions has been developed by The University of Manchester in collaboration with The University of Cambridge and Laser Quantum. This instrument, used to measure effective mass, sheet carrier concentration and mobility of electrons, will enable researchers to better understand the fundamental structures of materials, leading [...]