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Pak student excels in ultrafast laser techniques

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article image MONITORING REPORT ISB: Ultrafast laser techniques have helped MIT physics graduate Fahad Mahmood and fellows establish that electrons form charge-density waves in the thin-film superconductive material LSCO cuprate. "The question is how does this fluctuating charge-density wave compete or not interfere with superconductivity, and what we found is that it actually competes with superconductivity," Mahmood explains. "Electrons for a very short amount of time are in this…Read More

International Workshop on LEDs and Laser Diodes

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Staff Report Islamabad: Inaugural session of two days International Workshop on LEDs and laser diodes was commenced in Islamabad, in order to celebrate "The International Year of Light (IYL’ 2015)." The workshop was jointly organized by Pakistan Institute of Engineering and Applied Sciences (PIEAS) and National Institute of Laser and Optronics (NILOP). The basic purpose of the workshop is to raise awareness about utility of optical technologies to attain sustainable…Read More

Pakistan lags behind in adopting laser tech

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STAFF REPORT IBD: International manufacturers of Lasers and Optics have a yearly turnover of several tens of billions of dollars, but Pakistan is far behind in developing and adopting laser technology in specialized education indigenous production of lasers and their use.Lasers have been put to extensive use in almost every field of human activity including defense, energy, communications and information processing, data storage, entertainment, manufacturing and material processing."Though…Read More

Pakistan far behind in adopting laser tech

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: International manufacturers of Lasers and Optics have a yearly turnover of several tens of billions of dollars, but Pakistan is far behind in developing and adopting laser technology in specialized education indigenous production of lasers and their use. Lasers have been put to extensive use in almost every field of human activity including defense, energy, communications and information processing, data storage, entertainment, manufacturing and material processing."Though…Read More