Keyword: Laser Cutting, Marking, Etching

Manufacturing & Prototyping

Application Briefs: Research Lab
Because laser crystals are sensitive optical components and are often used with high-power lasers, depositing the correct coatings onto them without introducing any defects is essential.
Issue Archive: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
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Briefs: Lighting Technology
This method increases the efficiency of light-emitting diodes and other optical elements.
Products: Test & Measurement
High-performance laser trackers, gimbal motors, air-quality sensors, and more.
Blog: Manufacturing & Prototyping
A combination of materials can morph into various shapes before hardening.
Question of the Week: Photonics/Optics
Would You Use A.I-Driven Laser Cutters like SensiCut?

Laser cutters are a popular tool for today’s design engineers. Users, however, still face difficulties distinguishing among stockpiles of metals, woods, papers, and plastics.

Briefs: Materials
SensiCut, a smart material-sensing platform for laser cutters, can differentiate among 30 materials commonly found in makerspaces.
Special Reports: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
Medical Manufacturing & Outsourcing - November 2021

In this new report from the editors of Medical Design Briefs and Tech Briefs magazines, discover how the latest advances in 3D printing, machining, molding and more are changing the way...

Special Reports: Manufacturing & Prototyping
Additive Manufacturing - November 2020

AM/3D Printing is fundamentally changing how products are prototyped and produced in aerospace, medical, electronics, and many other fields. To help you keep pace with the latest advances, we present...

Facility Focus: Medical
NIBIB is committed to integrating the physical and engineering sciences with the life sciences to advance basic research and medical care.
Articles: Mechanical & Fluid Systems
If you want to pursue in-house PCB prototyping and testing, there are several routes you can take.
News: Communications

Over the past decade, a major trend in electronics has been the development of sensors, displays, and smart devices that are seamlessly integrated onto the human body....

Articles: Photonics/Optics
What Does It Takes to Change the Game?

Industrial lasers are integrated into manufacturing and fabrication facilities around the world. Every moment, there is an industrial laser somewhere that is cutting, etching,...

Articles: Materials

Additive manufacturing is poised to liven the pace and scale of manufacturing. Deploying a range of techniques that use 3-D models to print objects layer by layer, it can generate a...

Blog: Materials
Graphene may play a greater role in tomorrow electronics, thanks to an achievement from the Technical University of Denmark.
Articles: Photonics/Optics

Laser micromachining involves using light to remove material. Lasers can also be used in many other applications such as welding, marking, additive manufacturing and surface alteration, but these fall outside the...