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New Vacancy Added: Development Engineer

Are you an exceptional individual who can contribute towards a wide range of initiatives within a rapidly growing laser company? Do you want a challenging career whilst working in a friendly-team environment? Do you enjoy working with and learning from cross-department teams to design and develop innovative products? If yes, then read about our new […]

November 21st, 2017 | Company News

Laser Quantum Shortlisted for second High Sheriff award

Laser Quantum has been shortlisted for the High Sheriff’s Awards for Enterprise 2017/18, for the second time in a row. The High Sheriff’s award recognises the feats of businesses both large and small in the Cheshire area, presenting awards for achievements in enterprise, innovation and export. Laser Quantum won the award for exporter of the […]

November 17th, 2017 | Company News

Laser Quantum exhibits in India

In November, Laser Quantum and its distributor, New Age Instruments, participated in the DAE-BRNS Theme meeting on Ultrafast Science 2017. This exhibition took place in Hyderabad and was a collaboration between ACRHEM, the University of Hyderabad and the Indian Society for Radiation and Photochemical Sciences (ISRAPS). The exhibition was well attended and was a great […]

November 14th, 2017 | Company News

The torus and its use in Brillouin scattering applications

Read these two papers to find out more about how the torus laser can be used in Brillouin scattering applications: The first paper by G. Scarcelli et. al. demonstrates a label-free microscopy technique of contactless access to biomechanical properties . This technique is based on Brillouin light scattering and the method uses the Laser Quantum […]

November 10th, 2017 | Company News

Laser Quantum teams up with Manchester High School for Girls

Laser Quantum has teamed up for the third time with Manchester High School for Girls to undertake a project as part of the Engineering Education Scheme (EES). The EES is a 6 month Engineering Development Trust Programme which links teams of four Year 12 students and their teacher with local companies where they work on […]

November 7th, 2017 | Company News

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