VGEN-ESP

MOBILE / EYE SAFE PULSED FIBER LASER FOR
LIDAR AND RANGE-FINDINGS APPLICATIONS

  • Up to 5 W average output power; up to 15 kW peak power
  • Tunable pulse width down to 3 ns
  • 35–500 kHz (tunable)
    repetition rate
  • Optional collimators with variety of output beam diameters

Incorporating state-of-the-art laser technology, Spectra-Physics’ VGEN-ESP lasers provide top performance in technically demanding LIDAR and range-finding applications.

Spectra-Physics Tel-Aviv’s VGEN-ESP series of Erbium fiber lasers in MOPA configuration offers clients a constant high peak power over a wide range
of pulse repetition rate values for stable high performance.

Offering high beam quality, low beam divergence, high peak power and high pulse energy, Spectra-Physics Tel-Aviv’s lasers are competitively priced yet offer the full range of specifications to meet a wide spectrum of LIDAR and range finding applications.

With low weight and small size, the VGEN-ESP series is easily deployed. Housed in a robust assembly that meets industrial standards and fitted with a metal armored fiber cable, VGEN-ESP lasers deliver a high quality, near diffraction-limited output beam. The VGEN-ESP’s solid construction is maintenance free and reliable, ensuring long-life operation at low operational cost.

Spectra-Physics Tel-Aviv’s VGEN-ESP lasers are rugged and can stand up to the tough conditions and requirements of airborne and mobile LIDAR applications for a robust, stable platform.

Applications

LIDAR and LADAR
Range finding
Mobile LIDAR applications
 VGEN-ESP-5  
Operational Mode Short Pulsed  
Wavelength 1550 nm ±2 nm (other options available)  
Average Output Power 5 W  
Repetition Rate 35–500 kHz  
Pulse Width 3 ns ±0.5 ns  
Max Peak Power 15 kW  
 VGEN-ESP-5  
Operational Voltage 12 VDC, 24 VDC optional  
Operating Temperature 5–40°C  
Dimensions 45 x 120 x 275 mm  
Weight 2.3 kg  
Wall-plug Efficiency >8%  
Fiber Length 50 cm  
Output Fiber Collimator 6 mm ±1 mm diameter (other options available)  
Output Beam Parameters M2 <1.3  

1. Due to our continuous improvement, all specifications are subject to change without notice.

VGEN-ESP Dimensions

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