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Optical fibers are the basis of data networks

Faster, greener Internet coming up

When you send a cute kitten video; your favorite tune; or a photo of your newborn baby to a friend, do you think about the path it travels? Do you take for granted that your friend receives it instantly? Read more

What keeps our motorways in place?

In Altona, the A7-motorway is built on abutments. A planned expansion of the motorway requires new abutments. It is a complicated task to construct the foundation piles for the abutments and new noise barriers. Read more

Supercontinuum lasers in pursuit of a cleaner world

In the EU, exhaust particle emission from vehicles is regulated for the benefit of the environment. However, with evolving engine technologies such as Gasoline Direct Injection, a large portion of the emitted particles are extremely small.

With a size below 23 nm, they are simply too small to be detected with existing technologies. We need to invent new measurement technologies. Read more

Short leadtime on lasers

Get a speedy delivery of your new laser

It is fall. Suddenly, the lazy summer months are over, and things speed up. The final quarter of the year can get a bit hectic, but at least you do not have to worry about long lead times if you decide to invest in a new laser. Read more