Monthly Archives: April 2021

PHAROS Femtosecond Laser: 15 Years of Precision

Light Conversion first delivered PHAROS in 2006 — a compact, customizable diode-pumped solid-state (DPSS) femtosecond laser. Fifteen years later, Light Conversion can now take a moment to remember and celebrate the origin and evolution of PHAROS. PHAROS laser evolved from Twinkle sub-picosecond laser manufactured by Light Conversion between 1993 and 2000. Only 10 Twinkle lasers were produced. The year 2000 … Continue reading

April 15, 2021 Blog, Lasers, Light Conversion

Introducing the Dart Picosecond Laser

Dart is a picosecond laser solution with reliable, repeatable operation to ensure precision in a multitude of applications. This new laser has been developed by drawing on a wealth of technical and application experience from the ARGES and Laser Quantum engineering teams. The highly engineered components and subsystem solutions, paired with deep expertise in advanced photonics, … Continue reading

April 14, 2021 Blog, Laser Quantum, Lasers

Vortex Plates for STED Microscopy

Introduction Stimulated Emission Depletion (STED) microscopy is a well-known technique for achieving super resolution in microscopy that enables resolving sub-micron details that are smaller than the diffraction limit of the optical system. Developed to bypass this diffraction limit of light microscopy, which is the main limit to the resolution of traditional light microscopes, STED creates … Continue reading

April 12, 2021 Blog, Holo/Or, Optics

Spring Promotions for Herzan Products

Herzan is excited to announce the return of its Spring Savings Event! This program features new promotions related to some of Herzan’s most popular products, where researchers can save up to $2,500. These promotions are available for a limited time (Ends on 6/30/2021). So contact IL Photonics today to learn more! Save $2500 on the WaveCatcher Free … Continue reading

April 11, 2021 Blog, Herzan, Optomechanics

All Tissue Dental Treatments Using Laser Ablation

In a video, Access Laser interviews co-principal investigators Professor John A. Sorensen DMD, PhD and Professor Hai Zhang DMD, PhD of the Department of Restorative Dentistry’s Biomimetics, Biomaterials, Biophotonics, Biomechanics & Technology (B4T) Laboratory at the University of Washington. These dental researchers discuss their work utilizing an Access Laser 9.3 µm DL500 all-tissue dental laser. … Continue reading

April 7, 2021 Access Laser, Blog, Lasers