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Rutronik: Buck Converters - From Circuit to Fully Integrated Module

January, 2021: Buck converters have been in use for a century now, and it’s impossible to imagine modern electronic circuitry without them. This article shows how a clunky electromechanical component has transformed into a miniature PCB-mounted

Toptica Photonics: 10 years TA pro – Continuing Tapered Amplifier Improvements

TA pro delivers up to 4W at wavelengths between 660 nm and 1495 nm with tapered amplifier technology. The TA pro is the flagship product of TOPTICA’s high power tunable diode laser solutions. Its tapered amplifier technology allows for high pow

Toptica Photonics: Versatile time-domain terahertz platform for scientific and industrial applications

TOPTICA presents a new version of its successful time-domain terahertz (TD-THz) platform TeraFlash pro. The latest system generation, “TeraFlash pro / Dual”, not only improves the bandwidth and dynamic range further, but also enables simu

Toptica Photonics: Single-wavelength fiber laser for 2-photon fluorescence excitation

November, 2020: In 2-photon microscopy, peak-power is brightness! If you care for the best image brightness, you need short pulses, high power, and most importantly a clean temporal pulse shape. With more than sufficient output power, shortest pul

Macnica ATD Europe announces release of Macnica SLVS-EC Rx IP

November, 2020: Macnica ATD Europe today announced that its parent company Macnica Inc. now offers Macnica SLVS-EC IP versions for both Intel and Xilinx devices. SLVS-EC is a high-speed interface defined by Sony for high-resolution/high-frame-rate CM

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