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- Destination nanochip
Mechanical methods are reaching their limits. Lasers offer a promising new approach to chip manufacture.
- A heated affair
Lasers and inductive heat, in perfect harmony.
Gerardo Oaxaca saw the hot forming wave coming and dived right in.
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- Gently done
What could be better for a surface
than a tool that never even touches it?
- "Join this"
Ed Hansen explains why hybrid laser
welding is becoming increasingly popular.
- Maximum points
The one-eyed productivity miracle from
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- Super fresh
Stainless steel and convenience foods: How the food industry discovered the benefits of the laser.
An oven that comes in 500 different variants. If that reminds you of the auto industry, you’re on the same wavelength as EDAG and Electrolux.
- A cut above
A blade that never loses its edge? It may be black, but it’s not magic.
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- Dance of the photons
The next generation of scanner optics will allow the focus spot to dance around the workspace. We explain exactly what that will mean.
- "It helps me sleep better"
Dan Hayden prepares parts for the harshest environments.
- Mix it!
Femtosecond lasers mix and deposit complex coating systems in a single pass.