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Top articles from Edition 31 (September 2019)

LOT-QuantumDesign is now Quantum Design Europe

The company name LOT, which has accompanied us for so many years, is history now.

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Compact ellipsometer for fast sample mapping

With the new theta-SE, Woollam offers a spectroscopic ellipsometer that combines very fast sample mapping with high-precision “dual-rotating element”...

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Themes in this issue

About us

Our man for the Iberian peninsula: Xavier Boira

Hello. My name is Xavier Boira and I work as regional sales manager for Quantum Design Iberia.

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First worldwide helium conservation day on 10 July 2019

On 10 July 1908, the Dutch physicist Heike Kamerlingh-Onnes liquefied helium for the first time at the University of Leiden.

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New medium for quantum networks

An important prerequisite for creating a quantum network is a scalable system consisting of quantum bits (qubits), in which quantum information can be...

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As fast as a flash of lightning...

For high-speed imaging, a standard light source is often used, usually with constant illumination. This is sufficient as long as the integration time...

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Hyperspectral images in the mid-infrared range

In their early days, hyperspectral cameras were obviously an assembly of a camera unit as a detector, a spectrograph and a lens - systems were prone...

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Why not go up in the air?

High speed images taken from a drone? Until now, the problem has always been that the drone is remote-controlled, but not so the camera.

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Light & lasers

Light sources and photonic tools – get your personal copy now

During the last years, our light sources catalogue has become a standard work in modular optical spectroscopy.

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Materials science

Latest sub-kelvin measuring functions by Quantum Design

The publication “Evidence for a low-temperature magnetic ground state in double-perovskite iridates with Ir5+ (5d4) ions” of the University of...

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Review of the DynaCool user workshop

On 25 and 26 June, it was our pleasure to welcome numerous participants from several countries to the 2019 DynaCool user seminar in Darmstadt.

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Sensitivity and noise at VSM measurements – take a look behind the curtain

With the example of a VSM measurement, noise parameters from a practical viewpoint will be discussed.

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Smallest nano particles analized in only a few minutes

The CPS disc centrifuge particle size analyser combines the traditional and proven method of differential sedimentation with the advantages of modern...

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How do I find the right filter for my particular application and what is the difference between them? (Part 1)

Thanks to modern technology, there is a wide range of different long, short and band pass filters available today. However, they all look pretty much...

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Polarizing 1” beamsplitter cubes – get one for free!

Fifteen polarizing beamsplitter cubes with slight signs of use are waiting for new challenges. Would you like to have a Moxtek ICE cube?

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