Can ice particles disrupt a laser beam?

Answer Ice particles will disrupt a laser beam. A laser traveling through a vacuum should theoretically travel forever without expanding or losing energy. However, a laser traveling through air is disrupt... Read More »

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How to Collimate a Laser Beam?

A laser beam that has been directed through optics or a fiber can be approximately collimated with different lenses. A laser beam focused into a single-mode optical fiber can be coherently collimat... Read More »

How to Diffuse a Laser Beam?

When a beam of light is shone onto a smooth, metallic surface such as a mirror, it is reflected and leaves the surface as a coherent beam traveling at the same angle, on the same plane, but in the ... Read More »

How fast is a laser beam?

Dr. Lijun Wang and his associates of NEC research Princeton, Massachusetts report an experiment producing a laser speed of 300 times the speed of light. The speed of light is 186,282 miles per seco... Read More »

Laser Beam Dangers?

Lasers are used in the 21st century everywhere from medical centers to the entertainment sector, and are increasingly available for use in the workplace and for sale over the Internet. Since indivi... Read More »