Our latest paper was featured on NPR (radio station WVIK in Rock Island, IL).

“Jim Van Howe at Augustana College in Rock Island, and Mike Durst at Bates College in Maine, have developed a laser that may have practical applications in telecommunications, medicine, manufacturing, and other industries.”

Our latest paper was featured on NPR (radio station WVIK in Rock Island, IL).  This is a link to the web article:

http://www.wvik.org/wvik-news/van-howe-pulse-laser.html

Here is the paper:

M. E. Durst and J. van Howe. “All-fiber, wavelength and repetition-rate tunable, ultrafast pulse generation in the 2.0 μm region without mode-locking,” Journal of Lightwave Technology, Vol. 31, Iss. 23, pp. 3714-3718, 2013.