Lasers for Scientific Research

Overview

Spectra-Physics is #1 in Ultrafast lasers and a market leader in lasers for scientific research applications. What does #1 mean? It means innovation to deliver the broadest portfolio of cutting edge ultrafast lasers and to ensure the right solution for your unique requirements. It means expertise from the widest scope of ultrafast applications and the largest installed base. It means direct access to the largest and most experienced global support team in the industry. Choosing the #1 in Ultrafast means confidence in making the right ultrafast decision.

Spectra-Physics and New Focus are also leaders in tunable lasers for atomic and molecular physics applications including atom trapping and cooling.

So contact our experts to discuss your laser application needs and challenges. Let’s work together to solve them.

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Applications

Application Lasers
Time Resolved Spectroscopy
Fluorescence upconversion InSight DeepSee, Mai Tai DeepSee
Coherent control Tsunami, Mai Tai, Spitfire Ace, Solstice,
TOPAS Prime, OPA-800C
OPO pumping Mai Tai, Tsunami
Amplifier seeding Mai Tai SP, Tsunami
Time resolved photoluminescence InSight DeepSee, Tsunami, Mai Tai
2D IR spectroscopy Spitfire Ace, Spirit, Solstice, TOPAS Prime,
OPA-800C, Spirit-OPA
THz spectroscopy Spitfire Ace, Spirit, Solstice, TOPAS Prime,
OPA-800C, Spirit-OPA
Transient absorption spectroscopy Spitfire Ace, Spirit, Solstice, TOPAS Prime,
OPA-800C, Spirit-OPA
Stimulated Raman scattering Spitfire Ace, Spirit, Solstice, TOPAS Prime,
OPA-800C, Quanta-Ray, Pulsed Dye Lasers, Spirit-OPA
Time resolved CARS spectroscopy Spitfire Ace, Spirit, Solstice, TOPAS Prime,
OPA-800C, Quanta-Ray, Pulsed Dye Lasers, Spirit-OPA
Combustion studies Spitfire Ace, Spirit, Solstice, TOPAS Prime,
OPA-800C, Quanta-Ray, Pulsed Dye Lasers, Spirit-OPA
Laser-induced fluorescence Quanta-Ray, Pulsed Dye Lasers,
Scan Series OPOs
Atmospheric studies Quanta-Ray, Pulsed Dye Lasers,
Scan Series OPOs
Remote sensing Quanta-Ray, Pulsed Dye Lasers,
Scan Series OPOs
Cavity ring-down spectroscopy Quanta-Ray, Pulsed Dye Lasers,
Scan Series OPOs
High Energy Physics
Free electron laser (FEL) seeding Spitfire Ace
Higher harmonic generation (HHG) Spitfire Ace
Optical Parametric Amplifier pumping Spitfire Ace, Solstice
Non linear optics Spitfire Ace
Biological Imaging
Multiphoton microscopy, TPE (Two-Photon Excitation) InSight DeepSee, Mai Tai DeepSee,
Inspire IR OPO, femtoTrain
SHG/THG (Second/Third Harmonic Generation) microscopy InSight DeepSee, Mai Tai DeepSee,
Inspire IR OPO, femtoTrain
STED (Stimulated Emission Depletion) microscopy InSight DeepSee, Mai Tai
CARS (Coherent Anti-Stokes Raman Spectroscopy) InSight DeepSee, Mai Tai, Inspire,
Inspire IR OPO
Multimodal imaging InSight DeepSee, Mai Tai DeepSee, Mai Tai, Inspire, Inspire IR OPO
Optical coherence tomography Mai Tai SP
Photoacoustic imaging Quanta-Ray, Pulsed Dye Lasers,
Scan Series OPOs
Industrial Applications
fs micromachining Spirit, Solstice
Two-photon polymerization InSight DeepSee, Mai Tai
Semiconductor metrology InSight DeepSee, Mai Tai
Flow Visualization
Particle image velicometry (PIV) Quanta-Ray, Pulsed Dye Lasers,
Scan Series OPOs
Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics
Microcavities Matisse, WaveTrain, Millennia eV, Velocity
Bose-Einstein condensates Matisse, WaveTrain, Millennia eV, Vortex II, Vortex Plus
Atomic spectroscopy Matisse, WaveTrain, Millennia eV, Vortex II, Vortex Plus
High resolution spectroscopy Matisse, WaveTrain, Millennia eV, Vortex II, Vortex Plus
Atomic clocks Matisse, WaveTrain, Millennia eV, Vortex II, Vortex Plus

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