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Laser Expo

Laser Expo is one of Japan’s most valued laser exhibitions, bringing together industry professionals from all over the world. Last week our distributor, Pneum, were exhibiting at Laser Expo, Japan, showcasing the latest developments from our range of ultrafast lasers. On display was the HASSP, a time domain THz spectrometer with 1 GHz spectral resolution, [...]
May 26th, 2016 | Company News, Events

Sunday Times Heathrow SME Export Track 100

Each year Fast Track, a leading analysis company in conjunction with the Sunday Times, compiles the export growth status of thousands of UK SMEs over the last two years and releases a list of the top 100 performing companies. Fast Track apply strict performance criteria to each SME to ensure a clear and impressive sustainable [...]

Laser Quantum at OPTDIAG

Between 25 – 27 May, we will be exhibiting alongside our distributor, Opton Laser International, at the tenth edition of the OPTDIAG symposium, taking place at the Langevin Institute, Paris. This year’s meeting will be centred on the diagnosis and optical imaging in medicine and biology and aims to promote the latest biomedical optics studies […]


May 24th, 2016 | Company News, Events

Frequency comb metrology with an optical parametric oscillator

Read this new paper by K. Balskus et al. which reports on the first demonstration of absolute frequency comb metrology using an optical parametric oscillator (OPO). Absolute optical frequency metrology is widely done using a frequency comb where the repetition rate and the carrier envelope offset frequency is stabilised using an f-to-2f interferometer and locking […]



Visit Laser Quantum at Photonics North

Photonics North is a conference held in Canada that brings together industry experts and leading companies within the market; the event is taking place between the 24-26 May at the Convention Centre in Quebec City. We will be at the exhibition bringing you the very latest product developments from our wide range of continuous wave […]


May 23rd, 2016 | Company News, Events

Continuous improvement programme drives innovation

Since its launch in 2005, our ever-popular finesse laser has been through a number of technical upgrades that have seen the available power output increase from 4 W at 532 nm (with a 0.5% noise – considered low at the time!) to 16 W with a noise level of 0.02% and the ability to accept [...]
May 19th, 2016 | Company News

Ward Hadaway’s fastest 50

We, Laser Quantum, are delighted to announce our inclusion in Ward Hadaway’s Fastest 50, Greater Manchester – a listing that highlights the growth and profitability of the fastest 50 growing companies from the area within the last year. Due to the continued growth of the company we have expanded our facilities within the UK, Germany […]



Less than one week to go…

Thirty of Laser Quantum’s employees will be on the start line to run the Great Manchester 10K on the 22nd May, in order to raise money for the charity ‘Hearing Dogs for the Deaf’. Following on from previous years, the runners are split into two teams; the old dogs vs. the young pups. With lots […]


May 15th, 2016 | Company News

Laser Quantum at Optics and Photonics Day, Tampere

Optics and Photonics Day is taking place between 17-18 May in Tampere, Finland. The exhibition brings together both academic researchers and world-leading companies within the photonics industry and will include talks highlighting the latest trends and developments. Kim Grundström from Kimmy Photonics will be representing Laser Quantum at the exhibition, he will be showcasing the […]


May 13th, 2016 | Company News, Events

Metrocomb

Laser Quantum has recently been a partner in the EU framework 7 project – Metrocomb – which has now successfully concluded. With  partner organisations; Heriot Watt University, LO Laseroptik GmbH, Raicol Crystals, Radiant Light SL, Universite de Neuchatel, Fraunhofer UK Research Ltd, and M-Squared Lasers, the Metrocomb project aimed to  develop frequency comb based spectroscopy […]



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