The Michigan Engineer News Center

Maze of Lasers

A photograph of a laser.

Anatoly Maksimchuk, EECS Research Scientist, and John Nees, EECS Associate Research Scientist, demonstrate use of the HERCULES 300 TW laser in the Carl A. Gerstacker Building on North Campus of the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, MI on September 5, 2017. The HERCULES laser holds the Guinness World Records certificate for highest intensity focused laser, producing a beam of 2x10^22 W/cm^2. Photo: Joseph Xu/Senior Multimedia Content Producer, University of Michigan - College of Engineering