Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
Email Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Comments

Photonics in Industry:

Photonics Spectra
Aug 1997

Herbert Kaplan

Photonics cuts and welds, verifies shapes and labels, and assesses function. It helps produce quality products and verify that quality.
Quality issues are the stuff of symposia throughout the world. Every industry faces a steady and increasing requirement to improve quality by optimizing the performance of the tools it uses for measurement and control. Photonics offers unprecedented opportunities for product quality improvement. Based on the continued efforts in corporate Six Sigma and other quality assurance programs, the association predicts continued growth in years to come, especially in the semiconductor, electronics, container, food, wood, transportation, plastic, printing and pharmaceutical industries.
On the manufacturing side, industrial laser shipments continue to rise after two decades of development. The semiconductor, electronics and automotive industries account for a significant number of these laser systems, but more and more lasers are going into small, new niche applications that are hard to capture in a general market study.

Feature ArticlesFeaturesindustrial

Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top
Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2018 Photonics Media, 100 West St., Pittsfield, MA, 01201 USA,

Photonics Media, Laurin Publishing
x Subscribe to Photonics Spectra magazine - FREE!
We use cookies to improve user experience and analyze our website traffic as stated in our Privacy Policy. By using this website, you agree to the use of cookies unless you have disabled them.