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Top articles from Edition 19 (6/14)

Confocal microscopy with Cryostation – No drift at 3.5 K

Montana Instruments has just released its brand new option for confocal microscopy at low temperatures. With the new confocal microscope option, the...

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Spectroscopic ellipsometer RC2 – The perfect combination!

There are six key factors in the development of an ellipsometer. The Woollam Company has spent the past decade perfecting an ellipsometer that already...

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Themes in this issue

Complete helium gas recovery for NMR

In NMR spectroscopy, super conducting magnets are used to create very high magnetic fields and thus high resonance frequencies in the range 300 - 900...

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Moxtek polarizers and beamsplitters – Projection display applications

Moxtek Inc. are introducing their new ProFlux range of inorganic wire-grid polarizers and beamsplitters. These optics are especially suited for...

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About us

We introduce: Katja Linssen

Katja Linssen joined LOT-Quan­tum­Design as of March 1 as Marketing & Communications Manager Europe. In this newly created position she is responsible...

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Helium liquefaction – First installation in Germany and the Netherlands

In current research, many systems require liquid helium. It is used, for example, to cool sensitive SQUID sensors (Superconducting Quantum...

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Light & lasers

New true GaAs-based solar reference cells

Solar reference cells are commonly used to adjust the intensity of solar simulators. Using reference cells instead of radiometers is the preferred...

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ReRa LumiQuest EL-system – Electroluminescence pictures of solarcell materials

To follow the growing demand on more accurate analysis tools for solar cell materials, we present the LumiQuest electroluminescence system. As an IR...

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Materials science

First installation of our IR furnace by Quantum Design Japan

We are very happy to present Prof. Halasyamani from the Aalto University in Finland as customer of our IR furnace. The furnace was successfully...

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The MicroWriter family – New tools for direct write laser lithography

Five years ago, we introduced Durham Magneto Optic’s first MicroWriter laser lithography system. It was the first system that combined high speed with...

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The Zygo portable profiler – Key features

The ZYGO portable profiler offers a more complete solution for the measurement of large optics.

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Andor HoloSpec – On-axis high throughput imaging spectrograph

The superb light collection efficiency capabilities of the superfast F/1.8 Andor Holospec spectrograph platform provides a perfect match to Andor’s...

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Application of a high performance benchtop NMR spectrometer for 19F NMR spectroscopy

Fluorine is an important element in industrial chemistry and has applications in a wide range of industries, such as pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals,...

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Double monochromators according to customer specifications

We now offer double monochromators for applications where the standard stray light suppression of our single monochromators is not enough. Just like...

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NEW: ILT950 UV – a cost effective, low footprint spectroradiometer with improved sensitivity in the UV

The excellent performance of the original ILT950 spectroradiometer has been improved even further with the addition of a new machined optical bench...

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Joachim Weiss
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