Kristopher Hesson

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Wavelength Wednesday Focus on 532nm Laser for Raman Spectroscopy

Posted by Kristopher Hesson on Jan 20, 2016 1:54:16 PM

Each Wednesday we feature a specific wavelength of light and user submitted applications. This week's wavelength will focus on using a handheld 532 nm laser for Raman spectroscopy for drug detection.

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Topics: wavelength wednesday, Raman Spectroscopy

Wavelength Wednesday Focus on 660 nm Laser for Flow Cytometry

Posted by Kristopher Hesson on Dec 30, 2015 1:45:03 PM

Each Wednesday we feature a specific wavelength of light and user submitted applications. This week's wavelength is 660 nm for flow cytometry.

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Topics: wavelength wednesday, microscopy, flow cytometry

Wavelength Wednesday spotlight on the season's most stolen wavelengths!

Posted by Kristopher Hesson on Dec 23, 2015 10:40:57 AM

Wynter is in full swing and Christmas is just a few days away. All the houses are decorated and the presents are stuffed beneath the twinkling tree. Of course, no Christmas can be complete without the beautiful Christmas lights we’ve come to expect that brighten the long nights and help distract us from the too short days.

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Topics: Lasers, wavelength wednesday

Wavelength Wednesday Focus on Red and Green?

Posted by Kristopher Hesson on Dec 16, 2015 3:04:57 PM
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Wavelength Wednesday Focus on 405nm Laser for Flow Cytometry

Posted by Kristopher Hesson on Nov 18, 2015 4:16:23 PM

Each Wednesday we feature a specific wavelength of light and user submitted applications. This week's wavelength is a little bit different. I'm working from an application to a wavelength while we usually work the other way around.

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Topics: wavelength wednesday

NEC New York Partner Showcase features Illumina Cinema Laser System

Posted by Kristopher Hesson on Nov 6, 2015 11:00:54 AM

Each year during New York Digital Signage Week, NEC Display Solutions of America, a leading provider of commercial LCD display and projector solutions, hosts a partner showcase and open house to highlight NEC’s technology and their partners for upcoming product offerings. This year, one of the featured products is an NEC laser illuminated projector using Power Technology’s Illumina Cinema Laser System.  The NEC projector paired with the Illumina Cinema Laser System will demonstrate the super-bright and crisp images that will drive the next generation of digital cinema projectors and reverse the world-wide slump in cinema attendance.

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Topics: cinema, Lasers, laser illuminated projection

Wavelength Wednesday Spotlight on 475nm laser

Posted by Kristopher Hesson on Nov 4, 2015 1:14:59 PM

Each Wednesday we feature a specific wavelength of light and user submitted applications. This week's submission comes from Dr. Horacio Failache.  Take a look at his work with an extended cavity 475nm laser for Rydberg atom excitation.

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Topics: Lasers, wavelength wednesday

Ron Robinson Theater to get first-in-state laser cinema projection

Posted by Kristopher Hesson on Oct 29, 2015 9:30:00 AM

LITTLE ROCK, AR, October 26, 2015 – On December 1, 2015, Power Technology, Inc., an industry leading laser manufacturer, will install its Illumina Cinema Laser System at CALS Ron Robinson Theater in downtown Little Rock. This is the first laser illuminated projection installation in the state of Arkansas and puts the Ron Robinson Theater in an elite group of cinemas in the world powered by laser light.

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Topics: cinema, laser illuminated projection

Wavelength Wednesday Spotlight on 532nm laser

Posted by Kristopher Hesson on Oct 28, 2015 9:49:46 AM

Each Wednesday we feature a specific wavelength of light and user submitted applications. This week's submission comes from Jonathan Fosdick. He is doing some unique work with his 532nm laser. Take a look.

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Topics: Lasers, wavelength wednesday

Wavelength Wednesday Spotlight on 415nm laser

Posted by Kristopher Hesson on Oct 21, 2015 12:58:44 PM

Each Wednesday we feature a specific wavelength of light and user submitted applications. This week's submission comes from Stephen Griffin of InnovaQuartz, LLC. He has a wonderful application for his 415nm laser. Take a look.

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Topics: Lasers, wavelength wednesday

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