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New video: RemoteApp setup and use

Another video has been released in our “How To” series which details the usage of the RemoteApp laser control software. Please note that this video is for demonstration purposes only using a finesse laser, and the exact set-up variables for the laser will vary between models. This video demonstrates the setup of the RemoteApp software […]

July 17th, 2018 | Company News

My work experience – George

Laser Quantum regularly offers work experience placements to students, encouraging the scientists of the future, giving an insight to how the business is run and the chance to see what careers are available within the scientific industry after they have finished their education. Having this knowledge is invaluable as it can inspire students in their […]

July 9th, 2018 | Company News

Upcoming Exhibitions – June and July

Come and visit Laser Quantum at its upcoming exhibitions. A range of our ultrafast and continuous wave lasers will be on show including gem, ventus and taccor, and experts will be on hand to provide information about the laser best suited to your application. We attend exhibitions around the world on a regular basis, but […]

June 28th, 2018 | Company News

New video: How to calibrate your finesse laser

The final finesse video in our “How To” series has been released, highlighting calibration and factory reset of the finesse laser. Please note that this video is for demonstration purposes only, when setting up the finesse laser the head must be actively cooled and secured to a heat-sink, in addition to other basic laser safety […]

June 22nd, 2018 | Company News

New video: How to optimise your finesse laser

The second of our three finesse videos in the “How To” series is now available! This outlines the optimisation of the LBO, Cavity and Diode of the finesse laser. Please note, this video is for demonstration purposes only and during the set-up of any finesse laser proper laser safety procedure must be adhered to, in […]

June 15th, 2018 | Company News

New video: How to set up your finesse laser

The next instalment of our “how to” video series has arrived, demonstrating the set-up and operation of a finesse laser. Please note that this video is for demonstration purposes only, when setting up any finesse laser you must ensure that the head is actively cooled and attached to a heat-sink, in addition to any other […]

June 8th, 2018 | Company News

EPSRC Summer School in Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Photonics

Laser Quantum is proud to be a sponsor of the Centre for Doctoral Training in Applied Photonics’ summer school for Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Photonics. The event will take place at the University of St Andrews, Scotland, 16th – 23rd June 2018, an ideal opportunity for PhD/ EngD students and early career researchers (industrial and academic) […]

June 1st, 2018 | Company News

Education Engineering Scheme project with MHSG

This year, Laser Quantum has been mentoring a team of four Year 12 students from Manchester High School for Girls in the Education Engineering Scheme (EES). Anoushka, India, Cherry and Chloe took on a project set by Laser Quantum to test “The (un)reliability of screws”. Screws are a vital component of lasers, so we were […]

May 22nd, 2018 | Company News

Laser Quantum Employees run for Teenage Cancer

Laser Quantum’s employees will be taking part in the Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run in order to raise money for charity on 20th May. 23 LQ employees will be running the 10 kilometre route from Portland Street to Deansgate with the goal of raising £1000 for the Teenage Cancer Trust. This is an event that Laser […]

May 18th, 2018 | Company News

vChirp – online web optics software launched

Laser Quantum has just launched an in-browser version of vChirp, an easy-to-use online software to emulate dispersion and pulse compression calculations for ultrafast experiment design. vChirp has been designed in cooperation with the Institute of Quantum Optics at Leibniz Universität, Hannover to simplify the calculation process for dispersion characteristics of a femtosecond laser pulse propagating […]

May 9th, 2018 | Company News