Tag Archives: infrared (IR)

New Class of Quantum Dots

A new class of quantum dots delivers a stable stream of single, spectrally tunable infrared photons under ambient conditions and at room temperature, unlike other single-photon emitters. This breakthrough opens a range of practical applications, including quantum communication, quantum metrology, medical imaging and diagnostics, and clandestine labeling. PHAROS lasers and ORPHEUS series of femtosecond optical parametric amplifiers … Continue reading

May 4, 2021 Blog, Lasers, Light Conversion

Device-ALab Company Joins the Photonis Group

The French company Device-ALab, a company specializing in infrared camera cores, joined the Photonis group on Friday March 5th. Device-ALab’s know-how includes infrared imaging, very high speed data conversion, analog sensor electronics, interfaces and communication protocols in imaging. The markets and applications using Device-ALab technology are as varied as the markets where Photonis has a … Continue reading

April 5, 2021 Blog, Cameras and Imaging, Photonis

Infrared AFM & s-SNOM

CO2 lasers and other mid-infrared light sources are proven tools for material inspection via spectroscopic techniques. Recently atomic force microscopy (AFM) and scattering scanning nearfield optical microscopy (s-SNOM) have gained traction due to their complementary setups. These techniques can provide insight to a material’s chemical composition and optical properties while providing imaging with a spatial resolution … Continue reading

October 13, 2020 Access Laser, Blog, Lasers

Clean, Reliable, Precision Infrared Lasers from Access Laser

Access Laser Company (ALC) has been providing high-performance longwave infrared and mid-wave infrared lasers since 1999, always with an eye towards pushing the envelope of laser technology. Focused on application-specific solutions, they have partnered with some of the world’s leading organizations in scientific research, semiconductor manufacturing and medical devices. Over their twenty plus year history … Continue reading

July 27, 2020 Access Laser, Blog, Lasers