The M-971 motorised mechanical stage is used in automated optical microscope systems for materials testing, inspection or biotechnology

The Coherent PowerMax Pro OEM is a laser power sensor, combining the response speed of a photodiode with the broadband wavelength coverage, large detection area, dynamic range, and laser damage resistance of a thermopile

Alpao has released a Modal Deformable Mirror (DMM) for industrial applications

Synopsys has released LucidShape CAA V5 software,which allows designers to perform optical simulations and analyses of automotive lighting products within the CATIA V5 environment

Limo has developed micro-optics for creating a beam profile that offers 30 per cent more throughput in display production

Laser Components has released its phase modulator designed to operate in the 1,000nm wavelength band

PowerPhotonic has released a range of freeform Field Mapper SAC (FM-SAC) optics

UK-based M Squared has launched its Equinox green laser

Cobolt, a part of Hübner Photonics, has introduced the Cobolt Tor XS, a Q-switched laser

A research team has created software for modelling femtosecond pulses that overlap at angles of up to 140 degrees much more efficiently than existing systems

Osram Opto Semiconductors has introduced InGaN-based direct emission green laser diodes, wavelengths from 510-530nm, for pico projection and other RGB or green-laser applications

Laser Components now offers a digital laser driver for driving and monitoring selected Flexpoint laser modules