Femtosecond

01.26.12
German scientists shoot world's fastest movie: gone in 50 femtoseconds
01.26.12

German scientists shoot world's fastest movie: gone in 50 femtoseconds

No, it's not another Fast & Furious sequel, it's something much quicker -- 800 billion times qu...

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11.19.10
MIT's laser camera can photograph around corners, render your camouflage useless
11.19.10

MIT's laser camera can photograph around corners, render your camouflage useless

You know, we'd love to meet this Ramesh Raskar character. Possibly even shake his hand, or secretly...

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06.07.09
Spintronics magic appears again, aims to vastly accelerate data storage and retrieval
06.07.09

Spintronics magic appears again, aims to vastly accelerate data storage and retrieval

As the list of "awesome things that won't ever happen" grows ever longer, we've got a brilliant tea...

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01.15.09
Laser Hard Drive boasts 1Tbits/s access time, doesn't exist yet
01.15.09

Laser Hard Drive boasts 1Tbits/s access time, doesn't exist yet

Whenever we uncover promising new research into lasers, we can generally be sure that it will sound...

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11.09.07
Femtosecond laser pulses could safely destroy viruses, bacteria
11.09.07

Femtosecond laser pulses could safely destroy viruses, bacteria

The world is already well aware of just how potent (and useful) femtosecond lasers are, and a recent...

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