SPIE sets it sights on Wales

Wales has developed resources and networks ideal for enabling innovation in optoelectronics, Welsh First Minister and Assembly Member Rhodri Morgan told attendees at conferences on Remote Sensing and Security and Defence sponsored by SPIE Europe at the University of Wales Institute, Cardiff, last week.


SPI buffs up its lasers

SPI Lasers has increased its air-cooled lasers from 100 to 200W power and water cooled from 200 to 400W power, while also creating unique laser control functions offering direct application benefits across a wide range of laser machining applications.