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2014-07-31 08:22:22

Tests demonstrate TALON's multi-platform capability TUCSON, Ariz., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and MD Helicopters, Inc. successfully fired four TALON laser guided rockets from the MD 530G armed aerial scout (AAS) helicopter during a series of tests at Yuma Proving Ground, Ariz. "This test further demonstrates the maturity of the TALON Laser Guided Rocket weapon system as a complement to MD's AAS platform," said Darryl Kreitman, Raytheon TALON program...

Amazon rainforest
2014-07-30 16:22:37

WASHINGTON, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has selected proposals for two new instruments that will observe changes in global vegetation from the International Space Station. The sensors will give scientists new ways to see how forests and ecosystems are affected by changes in climate or land use change. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO A laser-based system from the University of Maryland, College Park, will observe the structure of forest canopy....

2014-07-29 23:14:55

Sibelloptics Recently Delivered a Laser Radar to NASA with the Ability to Detect Aircraft Turbulence; The System, Christened Windimager, is Also Able to See the Violent and Unpredictable Winds Produced by Microbursts, Storm Fronts, and Wild Fires, All of Which, if Not Detected, Can Claim Lives and Property Boulder, CO (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 The team of scientists and engineers at Sibelloptics have decades of experience building a wide range of lasers and optical systems. Now, after three...

2014-07-29 23:02:38

Perfect for Powerful Demands and Practical Features That Provide Solutions Taipei, Taiwan (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 CipherLab, a leading innovator in Automated Identification and Data Capture (AIDC) has released the CP55 series mobile computer today. This model is constructed to provide just the right amount of protection for the businesses looking for high performances. It comes with unique features and top of the line processor to complete tasks easily and efficiently. It is also equipped...

2014-07-29 16:25:56

The World's Most Advanced Laser Technology for Tattoo Removal and Benign Pigmented Lesions Is Now FDA-Cleared To Treat Acne Scars WESTFORD, Mass., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With acne as the most common skin condition affecting more than 60 million Americans today, it is no surprise that 20 million people have severe enough acne to cause scarring (33 percent of sufferers). Cynosure, the leader in aesthetic lasers, announced today that PicoSure is the first and only picosecond laser now...

2014-07-29 08:25:59

Customers can rely on Mate's strong reputation and industry leading warranty for European Precision Style and Wila Trumpf Style press brake tooling ANOKA, Minn., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mate Precision Tooling, a world-leading manufacturer of high-quality tooling for the metal fabrication market, has launched a new line of press brake tooling punches and dies. Now available for press brakes configured with European Precision Style and Wila Trumpf Style tooling, Mate press brake...

2014-07-28 23:00:32

Ethos Spa Skin and Laser Center has added the PicoSure FOCUS® lens array for the PicoSure™ laser, making the first and only picosecond (trillionth of a second) laser available to patients for anti-aging treatments with incomparable results. SUMMIT, NJ (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 Ethos Spa Skin and Laser Center now offers the first-of-a-kind anti-aging benefits of the PicoSure® FOCUS lens array at its Summit and Englewood locations. This new, non-invasive treatment leverages the...

2014-07-28 16:29:30

ReportsnReports.com offers "3D Printing Market by Technology (SLA, SLS, EBM, FDM, EBM, LOM, 3DP), Materials (Polymers, Metal), Application (Aerospace, Automotive, Consumer, Healthcare, Government & Defense) & Geography (Americas, Europe, APAC & ROW) (2013 - 2020)" global research report in its store. DALLAS, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The global 3D printing market is segmented on the basis of technology, material, application, and geography. The technology segment comprises...

Spinach Could Lead To Alternative Energy Stronger Than Popeye
2014-07-28 03:13:17

Elizabeth Gardner, Purdue University Spinach gave Popeye super strength, but it also holds the promise of a different power for a group of scientists: the ability to convert sunlight into a clean, efficient alternative fuel. Purdue University physicists are part of an international group using spinach to study the proteins involved in photosynthesis, the process by which plants convert the sun’s energy into carbohydrates used to power cellular processes. “The proteins we study...

2014-07-28 08:27:48

PORTLAND, Oregon, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report by Allied Market Research titled, Global3D Scanning Market (Type, Forms, Services, Applications, Geography) - Industry Analysis, Trends, Share, Opportunities and Forecast, 2013-2020", the global 3D scanning market is forecast to reach $4.9 billion by 2020 registering a CAGR of 12.4% during the forecast period (2014 - 2020). The market would remain to be dominated by the North American...


Latest Laser Reference Libraries

Applied Physics B
2012-05-29 11:25:33

Applied Physics B: Lasers & Optics is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by Springer. It is a continuation of Applied Physics, which ran from January 1973 to August 1981, and Applied Physics B: Photophysics and Laser Chemistry, which ran from September 1981 to December 1993. As of May 2012, the editor-in-chief is Frank Trager (University of Kassel). Journal topics include laser physics, linear optics, nonlinear optics, photonic devices, optical & laser materials, and...

24_371f90180fea3cea53bc2c44e58d0088
2010-09-17 11:44:46

An optical disc drive is a disk drive that utilizes electromagnetic waves or a laser light near the light spectrum in order to read and write data to or from optical discs. Some drives can only read from discs; however, most recent drives are generally both readers and recorders. Recorders are often times referred to as burners or writers. CDs, DVDs, and Blu-ray discs are familiar examples of optical media. The laser and optics aspects of optical disc drives are very complex. The most...

0_e9c088236e2a55d41694db815d508f63
2010-09-02 15:38:18

A compact disc with read only memory is called a CD-ROM. It is a pre-pressed disc that contains data to be stored on a computer. CD-ROMs may also contain music play lists or other data. While the content on them is accessible, it is not writable by the computer. CD-ROMs are widely used to distribute computer software such as games and multimedia applications; however, other forms of data can be stored depending on how much free space is on the CD-ROM. Some CDs are able to be played using a...

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Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.