The progress of quantum cascade technologies now offers a new device platform where to explore concepts for the reciprocal manipulation of light and vibrations with unprecedented possibilities.
What does QC stand for?
QC stands for Quantum Cascade (type of laser)
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We have 18 other meanings of QC in our Acronym Attic
- QuakeC (C/C++ based language used to extend Quake)
- Qualcomm Incorporated
- Qualifying Capacity (electricity)
- Quality Carriers (trucking company)
- Quality Center (Hewlett-Packard)
- Quality Checking
- Quality Circle
- Quality Conference
- Quality Control
- Quality of Conformance
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The fourth edition adds a brief chapter on fiber lasers and expands the discussion of diode laser arrays, raman lasers, quasi-phase matching, and quantum cascade lasers.
About the thickness of a hair and the length of a few millimeters, quantum cascade lasers long have been a laboratory curiosity that only scientists could understand and operate.
1 include chemical sensing using quantum cascade lasers, laser diagnostics of combustion process, and tunable diode laser absorption spectroscopy.
The technology is based on the use of MIR laser sources called quantum cascade (QC) lasers (semiconductor lasers developed by a number of companies and research units that emit in the mid- to far-infrared portion of the electromagnetic spectrum).
deposited on a microchip alternating layers of two semiconductors in a configuration known as a quantum cascade.