"The work was both theoretical and experimental, as well as basic and applied...This mix of the exploration of new ideas and their reduction to practice remains the hallmark of the present-day RLE."
—Jerome WiesnerThird Director of RLE
Laser pulses produce glowing plasma filaments in open air, could enable long-distance monitoring. «more»
New mid-infrared laser system could detect atmospheric chemicals (MIT News)
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