South African institutions and companies:

South African Institute of Physics (SAIP)

National Laser Centre (CSIR)


Carl Zeiss South Africa

Laser Research Institute (LRI) at the Department of Physics, Stellenbosch University

X-ray Photonics: Stellenbosch University X-ray CT scanner facility

School of Chemical and Physical Sciences at University of Natal, Pietermaritzburg (Optics research group)

Photonics Initiative of South Africa (PISA)

International institutions and companies:

Science in Africa - Online Magazine

African Laser Centre

Optical Society of America (OSA)

Society of Photographic Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE)

Laser-related tutorials, downloads and animations:

Some great applets


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