Laser News

  1. Spectra-Physics Introduces Industry’s Highest Energy, One-Box Ultrafast Amplifiers

    New Solstice Ace delivers >7 mJ energy and >8 W power with ultrashort <35 fs pulses, perfect for multidimensional spectroscopy and other advanced research applications.

  2. New Visible Blue Diode Laser System

    DILAS, the diode laser company now offers a diode laser system in visible blue wavelength at 450nm suitable for a range of applications in illumination and materials processing.

  3. Laser-Powered Headlights Arrive, Outshine LEDs At CES

    Photonics technology headlines Audi's newest concept car, the Audi Sport Quattro Laserlight. 

  4. HL63153AT Red Laser Diode

    Oclaro Inc. has introduced the HL63153AT, a high-power red laser diode that delivers 150-mW, single-transverse-mode optical output power at a 638-nm wavelength for display applications. 

  5. Iridian Spectral Technologies Optical Laser Line Filters Are For 405 nm

    Iridian, the leader in optical filter solutions, has added 405 nm filters to its line of market-leading optical filters for laser-based spectroscopy.

  6. Northrop Grumman Will Help U.S. Navy Mature Laser Weapon Systems, Components For Surface Self-Defense Missions

    The U.S. Navy has selected Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) for the initial phase of the Solid State Laser Technology Maturation (SSL-TM) program. SSL-TM is a research and development project to mature solid-state, high-power laser weapon systems and components for ship defense.

  7. Excelitas Technologies Introduces Surface Mount 905 nm Pulsed Semiconductor Laser For High Volume Applications

    With high optical pulses centered at a wavelength of 905 nm, the laser is designed specifically for high volume, cutting-edge applications such as range finders, safety light curtains and laser therapy.

  8. BrixX ps Universal Diode Lasers

    Omicron-Laserage Laserprodukte GmbH’s BrixX ps series compact universal diode lasers can be pulsed in the picosecond range as well as operated in CW and modulated mode. 

  9. New Series Of Sapphire Lasers From Coherent, Inc

    Formerly, this wavelength was only available from inefficient, low-power HeNe lasers, or from diode-pumped solid state (DPSS) lasers utilizing complex frequency-mixing schemes.

  10. Liquid Lens Shrinks Laser Measuring Device

    Lasers are widely used in many areas of science, industry and medicine and the quality of the beams they produce needs to be measured to make sure they perform correctly.