Laser News

  1. Iridian Spectral Technologies Optical Laser Line Filters Are For 405 nm
    6/6/2013

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

  2. Northrop Grumman Will Help U.S. Navy Mature Laser Weapon Systems, Components For Surface Self-Defense Missions
    5/31/2013

    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.

  3. Excelitas Technologies Introduces Surface Mount 905 nm Pulsed Semiconductor Laser For High Volume Applications
    5/31/2013

    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.

  4. BrixX ps Universal Diode Lasers
    5/20/2013

    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. 

  5. New Series Of Sapphire Lasers From Coherent, Inc
    5/17/2013

    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.

  6. Liquid Lens Shrinks Laser Measuring Device
    5/17/2013

    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.

  7. A New Laser Paradigm: An Electrically Injected Polariton Laser
    5/15/2013

    Engineering researchers at the University of Michigan have demonstrated a paradigm-shifting "polariton" laser that's fueled not by light, but by electricity.

  8. Strategy Analytics: Lasers Shine For Directed Energy Systems
    5/14/2013

    Technology limitations currently limit laser power output, but work in the US andEurope is progressing to the point where laser-based weapons have demonstrated their viability as the underpinnings of directed energy systems.

  9. Spectra-Physics Announces Unprecedented >45 W UV Laser
    5/13/2013

    Spectra-Physics, a Newport Corporation brand, introduces Quasar 355-45, a breakthrough UV laser that delivers a record-breaking >45W (225 µJ) at exceptionally high repetition rates.

  10. DILAS - The COMPACT EVOLUTION Diode Laser System
    5/13/2013

    DILAS, the diode laser company, announces recently the next generation easy-to-integrate, compact,  fiber-coupled, CW diode laser system; the COMPACT EVOLUTION.