X-ray image of a laser beam hitting an aluminium plate (image) Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology (EMPA) Share Print E-Mail Caption X-ray image of a laser beam hitting an aluminium plate, taken at the European Synchrotron ESRF in Grenoble. Time span: 14 milliseconds. Credit Empa Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.