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Publisher: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
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This webpage from the National Ignition Facility (NIF) discusses the NIF Inertial Fusion Energy program, an effort to use lasers to begin fusion. The page includes more details on…
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Publisher: American Physical Society
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Visit this site to learn about LaserFest, the year-long celebration of the laser in 2010. The site contains information about the invention and applications of the laser, and lists…
  
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Publisher: University of Michigan
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This University of Michigan press release covers the U-M HERCULES laser, said to have produced the most intense beam of light ever recorded. The article discusses the laser's…
  
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Publisher: Institute of Physics
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This article from Optics.org covers research in using laser speckle imaging techniques to map blood-flow velocity through tissue. The article discusses applications of the technology…
  
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Publisher: American Physical Society
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This PhysicsCentral article explains the basics of metamaterials, from their prediction to their recent construction. The article includes a section on research with several helpful…
  
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This site, from Physical Review Focus, describes a recent experiment to find out how the momentum of a photon changes when it passes from a glass fiber into air. The article…
  
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Publisher: Lunar and Planetary Institute
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This page, from the Lunar and Planetary Institute, describes how the composition of portions of the lunar surface was determined by observing the fluorescence produced by solar…
  
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Publisher: NOAA Outreach Unit
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This NOAA article describes how fluorescence is used to investigate undersea organisms. The article includes an illustrated step-by-step description of how the experiments are done,…
  
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This article in Physical Review Focus describes the prediction of an "optical quantum corral," and provides an explanation of the physics as well as possible applications. An image…
  
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Learn how absolute zero, and how physicists come close to this temperature by using lasers to trap and cool gas atoms. Find out how this technique makes possible a more accurate…
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