"...RLE was...the biggest one...of a group of university-based research laboratories that...were to play a major role in restarting research and education in the postwar period."
—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)
Optics and Quantum Electronics Group