Picture of smart phone in human hand

World leading smartphone and mobile technology research at Strathclyde...

The Strathprints institutional repository is a digital archive of University of Strathclyde's Open Access research outputs. Strathprints provides access to thousands of Open Access research papers by University of Strathclyde researchers, including by Strathclyde researchers from the Department of Computer & Information Sciences involved in researching exciting new applications for mobile and smartphone technology. But the transformative application of mobile technologies is also the focus of research within disciplines as diverse as Electronic & Electrical Engineering, Marketing, Human Resource Management and Biomedical Enginering, among others.

Explore Strathclyde's Open Access research on smartphone technology now...

Femtosecond laser micromachining of sapphire

Kim, K.S. and Jones, D.R. and Bente, E.A.J.M. and Girkin, J.M. and Dawson, M.D. (2001) Femtosecond laser micromachining of sapphire. In: 14th Annual Meeting of the IEEE Lasers-and-Electro-Optics-Society, 2001-11-11 - 2001-11-15.

Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)

Abstract

50 fs pulse laser micromachining of sapphire has been demonstrated. The smooth and clean features and high ablation rate have proven the suitability of this technique for micro-scale machining of this technologically important material