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Broad as a lamp, bright as a laser

Nature Photonics volume 2, pages 2628 (2008) | Download Citation

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Fibre-laser technology is enabling the creation of new types of compact light sources with unique ultrabroad or ultranarrow spectral characteristics. These lasers are now finding applications in diverse fields ranging from biotechnology to test and measurement apparatus.

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  1. Koheras, Blokken 84, DK-3460 Birkerød, Denmark  hui@koheras.com

    • Husain Imam

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https://doi.org/10.1038/nphoton.2007.270

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