flat panel displays

flat panel displays

Elevating FPD Manufacturing

  • >1,500 mm/s cutting of tempered glass and other challenging materials
  • enhancing AMOLED and LCD repair with highest precision fs and ns lasers
  • advancing thin film cutting, scribing with optimal cost-performance lasers

FPD Manufacturing

Spectra-Physics is a leading supplier of lasers for the manufacture of flat panel displays (FPD) including OLED and LCD. Our lasers are proven in a wide range of FPD applications including glass cutting/drilling, ITO patterning, repair and marking. We deliver a broad portfolio of highly reliable, cost-effective lasers for 24/7 flat panel manufacturing backed by our industry-leading global support organization.

For information on our ClearShape™ industrial laser cutting process for glass and sapphire, click here.

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

ClearShape industrial laser cutting process for glass and sapphire

ClearShape
Industrial laser cutting process for glass and sapphire

Scribing
ITO, Glass, metal thin films
Cutting
Glass
Drilling
Glass
Marking
Glass
Repair
Thin film transistor (TFT), color filter, photo mask
Quasar
Highest power hybrid fiber laser with TimeShift pulse flexibility for high speed, quality micromachining
Talon
Disruptive cost-performance UV and green lasers
Explorer One
Compact air cooled high power UV ns lasers
IceFyre
Versatile game-changing picosecond laser for precision micromachining

Lasers for FPD Manufacturing

ProductTypePulse WidthPowerWavelength
new
Spirit
Setting a new standard for high-precision femtosecond machining
Ultrafast 400 fs 8–100 W 515, 1030 nm  
new
IceFyre
Versatile game-changing picosecond laser for precision micromachining
Picosecond <20 ps 50 W 1064 nm  
Quasar
Highest power hybrid fiber laser with TimeShift pulse flexibility for high speed, quality micromachining
Hybrid Fiber 2–100 ns 45–60 W,
75–95 W
355, 532 nm  
Talon
Disruptive cost-performance UV and green lasers
Q-switched 15–100 ns 6–45 W,
15–40 W
355, 532 nm  
new
Explorer One
Compact air cooled high power UV ns laser
5-15 ns, <12 ns,
<15 ns
01.1-0.5 W, 2 W, 4 W,
5 W
349, 355, 532 nm  
Navigator
Industry leading history/reliability for trimming and micromachining
8–110 ns 3–12 W 532, 1064 nm  
Mai Tai
Broad tuning range and ultra short pulse width
Ultrafast 100 fs 0.9–2.5 W 690–1040 nm  
Solstice Ace
High energy, industrial one-box ultrafast amplifiers
<35 fs, <120 fs >7 W 780–820 nm  
VGEN-ISP-POD
Pulse-on-Demand MOPA fiber lasers
Fiber 2–250 ns 20–50 W 1060–1080 nm  
new
VGEN-G
Pulsed green fiber lasers (532 nm)
<1 to >20 ns 10–30 W 532 nm  

Application Notes

application notesnew
High Quality, High Throughput Glass Processingwith the IceFyre® 1064-50 Picosecond Laser
application notesnew
Picosecond Laser and PSO Motion Capability for Fast, Variable Speed Trajectory Processing
application notesnew
Flexible OLED Manufacturing with High Power Femtosecond Laser
application notesnew
High Speed Processing of Plastics with a 100 W Femtosecond Laser
application notesnew
Micromachining Transparent, Brittle Materials with IceFyre Picosecond Laser
application notesnew
E-Track: Active Pulse Energy Control for Explorer One Lasers
application notes
Through-Glass Via Drilling with a UV Laser Source: Temporal Pulse Tailoring for Improved Throughput and Quality
application notes
Glass Cutting with Spirit
High Quality Precision Micromachining at 50 m/sec Scanning Speed with Quasar
Glass Cutting and Si Scribing with Quasar
Ultrashort-pulse Laser Structuring with Spirit and Spirit ps
ITO and Ag Patterning with VGEN-ISP
Explorer Fuels Laser Marking Trend Toward Shorter Wavelengths
Laser Patterning of ITO for FPDs
Glass Cutting with UV Lasers
Advantages of Low-M2 Laser Processing
Gaussian vs. Flat-top Beam Processing

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