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Electronic Components & Devices

Solid State Lasers target life science applications.

Measuring 125 x 70 x 34 mm, Sapphire(TM) 488 LP offers 150 mW of CW output at 488 nm, while Sapphire 561 LP provides 200 mW of power at 561 nm. Units provide stable beam with MÂ-² of less than 1.1 and low noise of less than 0.25% rms from 20 Hz to 2 MHz. Optically pumped semiconductor laser technology produces minimal waste heat, while USB interface, available in OEM version only, enables...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

CO2 Laser suits plastics and organics processing.

Delivering 150 W at 1 kHz repetition rate and at wavelength of 10.6 Â-µm, DIAMOND(TM) E-150 offers M² beam quality of less than 1.2 and output stability of less than ±7%. Slab discharge CO2 laser is expected to deliver MTBF of over 60,000 hours. It is suited for cutting textiles, natural leather, plastics, and thin materials; converting plastic film and papers; ceramic...

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Electronic Components & Devices

Green Laser delivers 5 W at 532 nm.

Powered by AAA(TM) diodes, Verdi(TM) G5 is based on optically pumped semiconductor laser technology. Unit features low noise of less than 0.03% rms and single-spatial mode output with MÂ-² less than 1.1. Built on PermAlign(TM) solder-down manufacturing platform, Verdi G5 provides reliability of more than 20,000 hours and is suited for pumping ultrafast and CW Titanium:Sapphire lasers.

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Electronic Components & Devices

Excimer Laser minimizes cost/Watt for UV micromachining.

With optimized Novatube® construction and discharge design, LEAP laser is designed for micromachining applications in microelectronics and medical device manufacturing. Direct UV laser emission delivers per pulse energy of 650 mJ at repetition rates to 200 Hz, resulting in 130 W average power, at wavelengths of 248 or 308 nm. Primary use is intended for micro-manufacturing of small devices...

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Electronic Components & Devices

Green Laser supports high-throughput micromachining.

Suited for solar, semiconductor, and medical device manufacturing, MATRIX(TM) 532-8-100 Q-switched DPSS Laser provides 8 W of output power at 532 nm at pulse rate of 100 kHz. Unit incorporates AAA(TM) Aluminum Free Active Area pump diodes and is constructed using PermAlign(TM) component mounting technology, which uses robotic assembly methods. Laser delivers less than 2% power stability,...

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Electronic Components & Devices

Green Lasers suit life science applications.

Exhibiting noise of less than 0.1% rms and mode quality of M2 less than 1.1, Genesis(TM) CW green (532 nm) lasers are air-cooled and can be directly modulated. Genesis 532-1000 S lasers produce over 1 W of output power, while Genesis 532-500 S lasers deliver over 0.5 W. Both are based on optically pumped semiconductor laser (OPSL) technology, which is scalable in wavelength and output power.

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Agricultural & Farming Products

CO2 Laser (1 kW) measures less than 1,500 x 500 x 400 mm.

DIAMOND(TM) E-1000 has integrated power supply and does not require external gas supply, allowing it to be mounted on moving robot arm. Uses include small machines in space-sensitive applications involving cutting, perforating, and drilling of paper, plastic films, plastics, glass, carbon composites, and thin metals. Featuring sealed design, laser exhibits spatial mode quality (M2) of less than...

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Electronic Components & Devices

Solid State Laser provides 568 nm output.

Packaged in laser head measuring 125 x 70 x 34 mm, Sapphire(TM) 568 is available in models offering 50, 75, 100, 150, and 200 mW of continuous wave output. Unit provides stable beam with MÂ-² less than 1.1 and low noise of less than 0.25% rms from 20 Hz to 2 MHz. Wavelength compatible with legacy ion laser technology, Sapphire 568 is suited for life science applications such as confocal...

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UV Laser supports high-throughput applications.
Electronic Components & Devices

UV Laser supports high-throughput applications.

By producing 1.5 W at repetition rate of 70 kHz, MATRIX 355-1.5-70 delivers enhanced precision by enabling complete control over pulse energy and timing from first to last pulse. It utilizes PermAlign(TM) component mounting technology, robotic assembly methods, and components such as Aluminum Free Active Area (AAA(TM)) pump diodes. Laser is suited for stereolithography, enabling step from rapid...

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Coherent Ships 100th AVIA Laser for Solar Cell Production
Electronic Components & Devices

Coherent Ships 100th AVIA Laser for Solar Cell Production

Santa Clara, Calif., April 22, 2009 - Coherent, Inc. (Santa Clara, CA) (Nasdaq: COHR) today announced it has shipped its 100th AVIA(TM) laser into the solar industry for use in the manufacture of high-efficiency solar cells and panels. AVIA lasers are utilized extensively within both crystalline-silicon and thin-film solar cell production lines worldwide, and are the undisputed leader in UV...

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