MKS Instruments


MKS Instruments announced BeamSquared, a new M2 laser beam propagation system from Ophir that measures the quality of the beam to optimise performance

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Matthew Dale explores some of the latest technology for manipulating and measuring the beam, including a multi-spot optical module for laser brazing and a contactless beam analysis device


Moving to very high power lasers for welding metals, like aluminium in car production, has some big benefits, as Greg Blackman finds out

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