[rp-ml] micro-photonics

From: <Paul.Olson_at_intermec.com>
Date: Mon Jul 26 2004 - 19:59:15 EEST

SLA of the microscopic proportions.

> <<...OLE_Obj...>>
> SYDNEY, Australia -- Swinburne University of Technology's center for
> micro-photonics have constructed a model of the Sydney Opera House, see
> photo above, that is about half the diameter of a human hair. It is more
> than a million times smaller than the real Sydney structure. The model was
> built from a hybrid material of glass and polymer by firing intense laser
> light into the matter in a liquid state to create what to the human eye
> appears as an almost imperceptible dot, but under an electron microscope
> it contains the detail and the beauty of the iconic Sydney harbour side
> structure. (07/23/04 AP-Swinburne University)
Received on Mon Jul 26 19:16:32 2004

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