Ophir Photonics News

  1. Ophir Photonics Announces High Damage Threshold Sensor for Measuring Low Average Power Pulsed Lasers

    Ophir Photonics Group announced today the release of the 3A-PF-12 thermal power/energy laser measurement sensor for short pulsed lasers. The new sensor replaces the P type absorber with the high damage threshold PF type, giving it the industry's highest energy density damage threshold for repetitive pulses.

  2. Ophir Photonics Announces Laser Sensors That Measure High Laser Powers Without Water Cooling

    Ophir Photonics recently announced the release of four new thermal laser sensors designed for measuring high pulse energies without needing large, water-cooled devices. Designed for use with high powered lasers, the L40(150)A, L40(150)A-LP1, L50(150)A, and L30C-LP1-26-SH are compact sensors that measure high laser energies up to 8000J.

  3. Ophir-Spiricon's Releases New Version Of BeamWatch® Non-Contact Beam Monitoring System

    Ophir Photonics recently announced the release of their newest version of BeamWatch, the only non-contact beam monitoring system for high power YAG, and diode lasers used in industrial material processing applications. The new version has additional 3D views, time charts, and dynamic measurements of industrial laser spot sizes down to 55µm.

  4. U.S. Army & Ophir-Spircon Partner in Recruiting Program

    The U.S. Army Recruiting Command and Ophir-Spiricon company recently signed an agreement stating that qualified Soldiers participating in the Partnership for Youth Success (PaYS) Program will have priority hiring status. Harmon, Commander of the Salt Lake City Army Recruiting Battalion, signed the agreement with Gary Wagner, General Manager of Ophir-Spiricon, during a ceremony at Bridgerland Applied Technology College.

  5. Ophir Announces NanoScan™ 2s Scanning Slit Laser Beam Profiler For Sub-Micron Measurements

    Ophir recently announced the release of the new NanoScan™ scanning slit laser beam profiler designed for instant sub-micron measurements of beam position and size for CW and kilohertz pulsed lasers. The profiler offers silicon, germanium, or pyroelectric detectors to allow profiling of lasers in any wavelength.

  6. Ophir Photonics Announces StarBright: Advanced Laser Power/Energy Meter With Multiple Display Formats

    Ophir Photonics announces StarBright, a new laser power/energy meter, at the LASER World of PHOTONICS 2015. The StarBright meter measures power, single shot energy, repetitive energy, frequency, and beam size for a wide range of thermal, pyroelectric, and photodiode laser sensors. StarBright features a brightly lit, 320x240 pixel color display with large, 16mm digits for enhanced readability of power and energy measurements, from pW's to kW's and pJ's to hundreds of Joules.

  7. Ophir-Spiricon Announces BeamWatch® at LASER World Of Photonics 2015

    Ophir Photonics announces their latest version of Beamwatch as LASER World of Photonics 2015. Beamwatch is the only non-contact beam monitoring system for high-power YAG, fiber, and diode lasers used in industrial material processing applications. The new version is equipped with high magnification optics that can now measure beams with spot sizes as small as 55 µm.

  8. Ophir Photonics Announces High Power, Large Aperture Laser Measurement Sensors

    Ophir Photonics has announced the arrival of three new high power, large aperture laser sensors, and very high power scatter shield accessories. The L2000W-BB-120 Very High Power Water Cooled Thermal Sensors, L100(500) A-PF-120 High Peak Power Thermal Sensor, and 10K-W and 30K-W Scatter Shields are available now, while the 6000W-BB-200x200 will be available in two months.

  9. Ophir-Spiricon Receives Utah Innovation Award for BeamWatch

    The company Ophir –Spiricon has recently been honored with a 2015 Utah Innovation Award from the Utah Technology Council, recognizing that the company has procured significant innovations in the category of Mechanical Systems/Chemicals/Manufacturing category for Beamwatch®.

  10. Ophir Photonics Introduces High Power Fan Cooled Laser Sensors

    Ophir Photonics announces a new line of High Power Fan Cooled Laser Sensors that do not require water. Available in three different models, these sensors are designed to measure very high laser power levels up to 1100W with a highly efficient fan cooling that is able to handle these higher powers.