Rofin-Sinar Sales, Net Income Slip

Rofin-Sinar Technologies Inc., the industrial laser manufacturer with dual headquarters in Plymouth and in Hamburg, Germany, Thursday reported lower sales and profits for its first fiscal quarter ended Dec. 31.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/02/2012


Tech Tour Day Eight: Super Spartans

The great thing about Michigan State University is that I could do Tech Tours from now until Doomsday and they’d never run out of cool things to show me.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/07/2011


$13M NSF Center At UM To Explore Manipulating Light At The Nanoscale

A new $13-million National Science Foundation center based at the University of Michigan will develop high-tech materials that manipulate light in new ways. The research could enable advances such as invisibility cloaks, nanoscale lasers, high-efficiency lighting, and quantum computers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/11/2011

Canton Sound Analysis Firm Gets Federal Grant

Sound Answers Inc., a sound and vibration consulting firm based in Canton Township, has been selected to receive a Small Business Innovation Research Phase II grant by the United States Air Force. The funded project […]


FBI Investigates Lasers Aimed At Aircraft

An investigation is underway into a couple of scares in the air over Metro Detroit. Two separate incidents recently forced pilots assigned to U.S. Customs and Border Protection Service to take evasive maneuvers, after being […]