Author: PowerLight

Feb 15, 2018 In the January issue of Laser Focus World, the leadership and technology team at Vancouver-based nLight weighed in on the falling prices of lasers, a precipitous decline that has taken place over the past 20 years. As part of the article they included...

May 12, 2011 As blogged earlier, LaserMotive met with a number of media during SPIE last month, including Photonics Online, one of the leading publications covering laser technology. This week, Photonics Online editorial director Jim Pomager, who met with LaserMotive during the Conference, has informed us that...

May 10, 2011 As part of our presence at SPIE’s Defense, Security & Sensing conference and trade show, LaserMotive was interviewed by the local Fox TV affiliate WOFL on the topic of laser power beaming. Company president Tom Nugent spoke with WOFL’s reporter. The station also shot footage...

Feb 17, 2010 [caption id="attachment_16999" align="alignleft" width="300"] Tom, Dave and Jordin in the office at LaserMotive.[/caption] It used to be a nights and weekends pursuit only, but with one victory (and a nice big check from Uncle Sam) under their belts, it’s time for the LaserMotive team...

Oct 14, 2009 I want to welcome REI (specifically, their flagship store in Seattle) as our newest sponsor, and thank them for letting us use the Pinnacle for climbing tests. We wanted to do some test climbs to a higher altitude than the ~18 feet we can get in our shop, and luckily...

Aug 21, 2007 Here’s a photo from a couple of months ago when we were testing a relatively small laser diode: “Relatively small,” though, is a relative term. Lasers are classified in various levels according to their potential for biological (primarily eye) damage. Class 1 lasers are...