Daylight Solutions Acqusition by Leonardo DRS Completed

Daylight Solutions of San Diego reported on Thursday that the firm is now part of Leonardo DRS. The completion of the $150 million acquisition came after the companies obtained final regulatory approvals for the acquisition. The companies first announced the deal in March 2017. Daylight Solutions said it will continue operating from San …

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HEDS – High Efficiency Double Spot Beam Splitter

DOEs for demanding and sensitive applications LASER COMPONENTS is proud to introduce yet another groundbreaking Holo/OR product to the European market: thanks to its innovative design, the HEDS (High Efficiency Double Spot) offers unprecedented 97% efficiency – resulting in more than 48% with each beam. Double spot beam splitters are …

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AMS to Aquire VCSEL Maker Princeton Optronics

Austrian firm AMS, a supplier of high-performance sensor and analog solutions, has agreed to acquire 100% of the shares in Princeton Optronics, Inc., a provider of Vertical-Cavity Surface-Emitting Lasers (VCSELs). The acquisition is an all-cash transaction. Princeton Optronics develops and supplies high-performance VCSELs for mobile, consumer, automotive, and industrial applications. …

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Excelitas Introduces 1X4 Pulsed Laser Diode Array for Lidar

Excelitas intrduces 1x4 Pulsed Laser Diode Array for Lidar

Excelitas Technologies® Corp. of Waltham, Massachusetts USA, has introduced the 1X4 Pulsed Laser Diode Array for LiDAR applications. The new laser array combines Excelitas’ high-efficiency, multi-cavity laser chip technology with small form-factor surface mount device (SMD) packaging. The company created the array for applications requiring high reliability including autonomous vehicles …

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II-VI Suwtech Launches Wavelength Stabilized Multimode Pump Laser Modules

The II-VI Suwtech Division of the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania-based firm II-VI Incorporated, has introduced 976 nm wavelength-stabilized multimode pump laser modules with up to 20 Watts of output power. The company notes that medical, industrial, and semiconductor manufacturing applications increasingly use ultrafast pulsed lasers for microscopic scale marking and drilling. According to II-VI …

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TriLumina to Collaborate with ADI on Creating VCSEL Module for LiDAR

TriLumina Corp. of Albuquerque, New Mexico USA announced a collaboration with Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) for producing a new integrated, solid-state illuminator module for automotive FLASH LiDAR systems. The company intends to integrate TriLumina’s Vertical Cavity Surface Emitting Laser (VCSEL) array laser emitters with ADI’s patent pending high-speed pulse laser …

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