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Patrick's container-carrying robots damaged at sea

Patrick's container-carrying robots damaged at sea

Delays forecast for Sydney Port automation project.
Feb 7 2014 7:15AM
Physicists curve light on metal 'chip'

Physicists curve light on metal 'chip'

Applications hinge on development of plasmonic circuits.
Aug 17 2011 3:22PM
US scientists build first 'antilaser'

US scientists build first 'antilaser'

Traps and cancels beams.
Feb 18 2011 12:00PM
Video: Vortex beam moves particles with light

Video: Vortex beam moves particles with light

Glass beads trapped in hollow laser.
Sep 16 2010 6:51AM
Intel's silicon photonics to revolutionise comms

Intel's silicon photonics to revolutionise comms

Claims first optical data link using integrated lasers.
Jul 28 2010 7:14AM
Researchers develop on-chip pulsed laser

Researchers develop on-chip pulsed laser

Laser may enable faster communications on silicon chips.
Jun 2 2010 12:40AM
Laser printer ink is not as harmful as cigarettes

Laser printer ink is not as harmful as cigarettes

You no longer need to go to work wearing a gas mask as research released this week shows that laser printer toner is not harmful.
Dec 6 2008 8:19AM
New South Wales to ban laser pointers

New South Wales to ban laser pointers

A bill being considered by the governing body in New South Wales could see laser pointers classified as dangerous weapons..
Apr 23 2008 7:29AM
Boffins fire up world's most powerful laser

Boffins fire up world's most powerful laser

The Texas Petawatt laser has become the highest powered laser in the world, after delivering more than one petawatt (one quadrillion watts) of laser power..
Apr 10 2008 7:31AM
Boffins build world's strongest laser

Boffins build world's strongest laser

Scientists from the University of Michigan claim to have created the world's most powerful laser..
Feb 19 2008 8:10AM
EU gives nod to laser fusion research

EU gives nod to laser fusion research

The European Union has approved a £500m programme to conduct research into laser-based nuclear fusion.
Sep 5 2007 11:35AM
New laser promises to turbocharge data

New laser promises to turbocharge data

US researchers have demonstrated a laser designed to generate high-speed pulses of light on silicon that can speed data transmission.
Aug 24 2007 3:33PM
Fears grow that laser printers can seriously damage health

Fears grow that laser printers can seriously damage health

Some laser printers release tiny particles of toner-like material into the air that people can inhale deep into their lungs where they may pose a health hazard, scientists have warned..
Aug 1 2007 7:07AM
US Army orders truck mounted laser cannons

US Army orders truck mounted laser cannons

Boeing is to develop a truck-mounted laser weapon system that destroys rockets, artillery shells and mortar rounds as part of a US$7m contract awarded by the US Army.
Jul 25 2007 3:11PM
Researchers create super-thin laser mirror

Researchers create super-thin laser mirror

Berkeley boffins believe technology could improve next-gen laser devices.
Feb 15 2007 9:50AM
Boffins fire up laser link with moving aircraft

Boffins fire up laser link with moving aircraft

European boffins have succeeded in establishing a laser link between a satellite and a moving aircraft for the first time.

Dec 20 2006 9:29AM
Start-up promises cheaper and smaller laser printers

Start-up promises cheaper and smaller laser printers

Electrostatic forces discovered by Benjamin Franklin key to breakthrough.
Nov 15 2006 8:58AM

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