Czech laser centres are breaking world records. They want to use lasers in space.

The ten-year anniversary of the HiLASE and ELI Beamlines laser centres is also highlighted by the web server In the article you can read not only about the significant achievements of the laser centres, but also about the path that led to them. “They have the technology elsewhere, yet they have not done what we have done. It is certainly due to the skill and good ideas of our people. Many of the ideas that have come out of it are unique and original,” says Martin Smrž, Head of Advanced Laser Development at the HiLASE Centre. Although the HiLASE Centre has already set a number of world records, he sees this as just a promising start. And it’s aiming high, all the way into space…Want to know more? Read the full article (available in Czech language).