ELI Beamlines is a European research centre operating the most powerful laser system in the world. On the occasion of the 60th anniversary of laser discovery, we spoke about the details of the inception of and the planned research at ELI Beamlines with Professor Jan Řídký, who conceived the project in cooperation with his colleagues.
Already more than a decade ago, Dr Jaromír Chalupský recognized and used the potential of ablation imprint methods for this purpose. He managed to develop these methods in such an extent that he went far beyond the initial goal of the precise and reliable determination of the area of beams in a focus
The unique L3-HAPLS laser system, developed by the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) for ELI Beamlines, was on July 2, 2018, ceremonially launched.
The increase in the proton therapy effectiveness has been first proven experimentally: Proton Boron Capture Therapy
The use of the Proton Boron Capture Therapy to increase the effectiveness of cancer cells destruction in proton therapy has been experimentally proven.
The HiLASE laser centre situated in the village of Dolni Brezany was awarded in the 23rd edition of the Building of the Year Awards. The organizer of this prestigious competition is the Foundation for the Development of Architecture and Construction. This year a record number of 72 buildings were registered.