Dr. Peter Leibinger, Vice-Chairman of the Managing Board of the TRUMPF Group, on the meaning of digital photonics.
How lasers are making us virtually immortal
Turbulence researcher Eberhard Bodenschatz fires lasers at clouds to help him solve the mystery of why it rains. Meanwhile Jean-Pierre Wolf, an expert in nonlinear optics, is hoping to use his lasers to make his own weather.
Femtosecond lasers are storing data in quartz crystals. Once inside, the information can live on for eternity.
Close to Prague, a unique laser center is being developed to open up completely new research possibilities for physicists, medical scientists and materials scientists.