Synchrotron radiation

High Resolution and Large Dynamic Wavefront Technology for Laser Metrology, Adaptive Optics, Optics Testing and Phase Imaging
Phasics is company specialized in high resolution wavefront sensing. Phasics offers a large range of solutions applying to various fields from laser beam characterization and adaptive optics loops to optics metrology and biology imaging. These solutions are all based on a unique patented technology, the quadriwave lateral shearing interferometry that measures phase and intensity with high resolution and high dynamics.
X-ray imaging reveals secrets in battery materialsJune 22, 2015

In a new study, researchers explain why one particular cathode material works well at high voltages, while most other cathodes do not. The insights could help battery developers design rechargeable lithium-ion batteries that operate at higher voltages.

Sweet spot: Disabling antibiotic-resistant bacteriaJune 17, 2015

Researchers at Argonne National Laboratory and Brandeis University may have found a way around an infectious bacterium’s natural defenses.