II-VI Photop Introduces Acousto-optic Modulators for Pulsed Fiber Lasers

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 27, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The II-VI Photop Group of II-VI Incorporated (NASDAQ:IIVI), a leading provider of solutions for industrial fiber lasers, today announced the commercial availability of its acousto-optic modulators designed for pulsed fiber lasers operating at 1 micron wavelength.

IIVI_20160127_Photop_PR_AOM_Photo.jpg


A photo accompanying this announcement is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/bb253585-da9a-498c-b143-48ea757b24fe

Pulsed fiber lasers are critical to enable cost-effective, energy-efficient and low-maintenance industrial tools for precision marking and deep engraving applications. II-VI Photop is introducing to the market cost-effective acousto-optic modulators with low insertion loss that enable the pulsed operation of these lasers.     

“Our new acousto-optic modulator is a significant addition to II-VI’s existing portfolio of fiber laser components, including high power pump lasers, pump laser combiners and seed lasers,” said Vincent Lin, Director for Sales and Marketing, II-VI Photop. “We are excited to see the growing demand for our acousto-optic modulator and we are now focused on ramping up production.”

When placed in a laser cavity, an acousto-optic modulator periodically interrupts and resumes lasing activity to enable the build-up and release of laser energy within short pulses. The II-VI Photop acousto-optic modulators are currently available at radio frequencies of 100 and 120 MHz for fiber lasers operating at 1 micron wavelength. Upon request, they can be customized for other radio frequencies and wavelengths, including at 2 microns and in the visible spectrum.

II-VI Photop will showcase its acousto-optic modulators at SPIE Photonics West, Feb. 16-18, 2016, in San Francisco, CA, in Hall C, Booth # 2223.

About II-VI Photop/A Group of II-VI Incorporated

Photop is a leading photonics designer and integrated manufacturing company of optical and crystal components as well as assemblies serving the industrial laser, medical and life sciences, optical communications and instrumentation markets. With over 2,500 employees, including over 200 engineers and with a global manufacturing footprint, including state-of-the-art production lines in Vietnam, Santa Rosa California, and many other locations throughout China, Photop offers high quality precision optics, designs and engineers optical sub-assemblies, and provides a one-stop solution to our customers across the optical spectrum ranging from UV to 3 microns.

About II-VI Incorporated

II-VI Incorporated, a global leader in engineered materials and opto-electronic components is a vertically integrated manufacturing company that develops innovative products for diversified applications in the industrial, optical communications, military, life sciences, semiconductor equipment, and consumer markets. Headquartered in Saxonburg, Pennsylvania, with research and development, manufacturing, sales, service, and distribution facilities worldwide, the Company produces a wide variety of application-specific photonic and electronic materials and components, and deploys them in various forms including integrated with advanced software to enable our customers.

CONTACT: Brian Lin
Product Manager
II-VI Photop
Brian.lin@ii-vi.com
(+86) 591-8835 8241
www.ii-vi-photop.com




Review Article Be the first to review this article

Featured Video
Editorial
Peggy AycinenaWhat Would Joe Do?
by Peggy Aycinena
H-1B Visa: de Geus’ tragedy looms large
Peggy AycinenaIP Showcase
by Peggy Aycinena
IP for Cars: Lawsuits are like Sandstorms
More Editorial  
Jobs
Staff Software Engineer - (170059) for brocade at San Jose, CA
Technical Support Engineer for EDA Careers at Freemont, CA
Technical Support Engineer EU/Germany/UK for EDA Careers at N/A, United Kingdom
Mechanical Designer/Engineer for Palo Alto Networks at Santa Clara, CA
ASIC/FPGA Design Engineer for Palo Alto Networks at Santa Clara, CA
Lead Java Platform Engineer IOT-WEB for EDA Careers at San Francisco Area, CA
Upcoming Events
Embedded Systems Conference ESC Boston 2017 at Boston Convention & Exhibition Center Boston MA - May 3 - 4, 2017
2017 GPU Tech Conference at San Jose McEnery Convention Center 150 West San Carlos Street San Jose CA - May 8 - 11, 2017
High Speed Digital Design and PCB Layout at 13727 460 Ct SE North Bend WA - May 9 - 11, 2017
Nanotech 2017 Conference & Expo at Gaylord National Hotel & Convention Center WA - May 14 - 17, 2017
DAC2017



Internet Business Systems © 2017 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
595 Millich Dr., Suite 216, Campbell, CA 95008
+1 (408)-337-6870 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes GISCafe - Geographical Information Services  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy Policy