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A Standard for Measuring Transient Suppression of Laser Diode Drivers - White Paper

Semiconductor lasers are sensitive to transient voltage or current pulses. A transient of relatively large amplitude can damage a semiconductor laser. Protection from these transients …

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Automating Precise Engineering Processes - White Paper

The chip attach process is fundamental to laser-diode device performance. Key parameters for assembly and higher yields can result from exact measurements and carefully cinstructed …

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Degree of Polarization vs. Poincare Sphere Coverage - White Paper

High speed and low degree of polarization (DOP) are frequently considered critical specifications when choosing a polarization scrambler. High-speed scramblers allow faster measurement …

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Calibration and Traceability Ensure Measurement Accuracy - White Paper

High quality power meters provide measurement assurance through a two-step system: calibration of the photodetector and the electronic gain of the stages.

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Laser Diode Burn-In and Reliability Testing - White Paper

Over 99% of all lasers manufactured in the world today are semiconductor laser diodes. Reliability is a concern in every laser diode application whether it is a simple $10 laser pointer …

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Improving Splice Loss Measurement Repeatability - White Paper

Splice loss testing requires the measurement of the optical power output from a freshly cleaved fiber prior to fusion splicing. This testing is performed during the manufacture of numerous …

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Power Supplies - Performance Factors Characterize High Power Laser Diode Drivers - White Paper

The need to drive progressively higher-power diode-pumped solid-state lasers, laser-diode bars, and laser-diode stacks has driven system developers to seek quality laser-diode power …

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Simplifying Parametric Analysis of Laser Diodes - White Paper

L/I/V testing is universally regarded as the basic testing methodology for laser diodes, since many significant optoelectronic parameters can be measured or derived from the test r …

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Reducing the Cost of Test in Laser Diode Manufacturing - White Paper

Today’s optoelectronic component manufacturers face significant pressures to reduce price, shorten time to market, and respond quickly to specialized customer requirements. As product …

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Reliability Counts for Laser Diodes - White Paper

The commercial success of a laser supplier rests largely on its ability to develop a robust manufacturing process that consistently produces reliable devices.

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ILX Lightwave Instruments 2019 Product Selection Guide

For over thirty years, ILX Lightwave has been a pioneer in laser diode instrumentation and test systems, starting with the industry’s first precision laser diode current source in 1986. …

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PRS-9330 Photodiode Test System Brochure

The PRS-9330 is a high density photodiode burn-in and life-test system capable of testing a maximum of 1408 devices simultaneously.