App note: Advanced bioimaging

App note from Newport about laser microscopy. Link here Optical microscopes have been instrumental in the study of the life sciences for centuries. Since the invention of the laser, many advanced bioimaging techniques using microscopy have been created with progress accelerating greatly in the last two decades. Limitations in optical penetration depth, due to the […]

App note: Ophthalmic surgery

Great read app note from Newport about non contact treatment for eye diseases using lasers. Link here Ophthalmology is the branch of medicine that deals with the anatomy, physiology and diseases of the eye. The laser is particularly suited to ophthalmic surgery since it can provide a non-contact method of interacting with the cornea or […]