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TOPTICA introduces Laser Rack Systems

TOPTICA Photonics AG releases quantum-technology-approved laser modules for industrial rack integration: narrow-linewidth tunable diode lasers, amplified or frequency-converted diode lasers, frequency combs, and related accessories. A new era begi

Dr. Wilhelm Kaenders elected as Fellow of SPIE

One of our TOPTICA founders, Dr. Wilhelm Kaenders was recognized during this year’s BiOS/Photonics West 2020 for his contributions to the laser world and the company’s community engagement with the SPIE Fellow award. David Andrews, Pre

Toptica: Optical frequency measurement to the 21st significant digit

Today’s best optical clocks achieve an amazing accuracy and would be off by less than one second over the age of the universe. These clocks rely on probing optical transitions in cold atoms with very stable and narrow linewidth laser light. The

Solid-State laser array by Lumencor

The CELESTA light engine delivers approximately 1 watt of output power at the distal end of a 1.5 mm dia optical fiber from each of its 7 individually addressable multimode laser light sources. The laser outputs are allied to sophisticated control

Fastest Thickness Measurements with Terahertz Pulses

TeraFlash smart: Ultrafast Time-Domain Terahertz Platform TOPTICA's new time-domain terahertz system TeraFlash smart sets new standards in terms of measurement speed: The system records up to 1600 pulse tracks per second, enabling real-time la

Earth Day Light Microscopy Imaging Competition

Lumencor is committed to building innovative, high-quality light engines that facilitate rapid, sensitive, accurate analysis in a wide array of life-science applications. Our light sources replace mercury and xenon arc lamps with modern solid-state i