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Attosecond Pulse Generation
in a Gas Jet
  

Ultrafast Amplifiers Selection Guide

 
ProductDescriptionPulse WidthPulse Energy /
Average Power
Pump LasersOscillatorsWavelength Converters  
Ultrashort Pulse Ti:Sapphire Amplifiers  
Product
Spitfire Ace
High performance Ti:Sapphire regenerative amplifiers
 
Pulse Width
<35 fs; <40 fs
<120 fs
<2 ps
Pulse Energy / Average Power
Up to >15 mJ
Up to >16 W
Pump Lasers
Oscillators
Wavelength / Spectrum Converters
TOPAS Prime
Harmonic Generators
 
Description
Solstice Ace
High energy, industrial one-box ultrafast amplifiers
 
Pulse Width
<35 fs
<120 fs
Pulse Energy / Average Power
Up to >7 mJ
Up to >8 W
Pump Lasers
Built In
Oscillators
Built In
 
High Repetition Rate Ytterbium Amplifiers  
Product
Spirit
Setting a new standard for high-precision femtosecond machining
 
Pulse Width
<400 fs
Pulse Energy / Average Power
>100 W @>120 µJ
>70 W @>70 µJ
>30 W @>120 µJ
>16 W @>120 µJ
>8 W @>40 µJ
Pump Lasers
N/A
Oscillators
Built In
Wavelength / Spectrum Converters
 

Ultrafast Oscillators Selection Guide

ProductDescriptionPulse WidthWavelengthPump LasersWavelength Converters
One-Box Ultrafast Oscillators
Mai Tai SP
Fully-automated short pulse ultrafast oscillator for amplifier seeding
<20–100 fs 780–820 nm Built In N/A
Element 2
Ultrashort pulsed femtosecond oscillators
<7 fs
<10 fs
<20 fs
800 nm
Mai Tai
Broad tuning range and ultra short pulse width
<70 fs
<80 fs
<100 fs
710–920 nm
710–990 nm
690–1040 nm
UHG Series
Inspire OPO
Inspire IR OPO
Inspire Blue
Mai Tai DeepSee
Broad tuning range, built-in dispersion compensation for highest peak power
<70 fs, 100 fs
<80 fs
<80 fs
<70 fs
690–1040 nm
710–920 nm
710–950 nm
710–990 nm
 
InSight X3
Widely tunable ultrafast laser system for multiphoton images
<120 fs 680–1300 nm   UHG Series
 
HighQ-2
Ultra-compact turn-key single wavelength femtosecond lasers
<250 fs 1045, 522 nm   N/A
femtoTrain
Compact turn-key high energy femtosecond lasers
<220 fs 1040 nm
Open Ultrafast Oscillators
Synergy
Ultra-broadband sub-10 fs Ti:Sapphire oscillator
<10 fs
<20 fs
800 nm Millennia eV N/A
Tsunami
Flexible, high performance ultrafast Ti:Sapphire oscillators
<30–50 fs
<100 fs
<2–100 ps
720–850 nm
700–1080 nm
700–1080 nm
UHG Series
Inspire OPO
Inspire IR OPO
Inspire Blue

Pump Lasers Selection Guide

ProductDescriptionOscillatorsAmplifiers
Product
Ascend
High power pulsed DPSS green lasers for Ti:Sapphire amplifier pumping
 
Oscillators
N/A
Amplifiers
 
Product
Millennia eV
Highest power 532 nm pump lasers, up to 25 W
 
Oscillators
Amplifiers
N/A
 

Wavelength / Spectrum Converters Selection Guide

ProductDescriptionOscillatorsAmplifiers
 
TOPAS Prime
Automated optical parametric amplifiers (OPAs)
 
Oscillators
N/A
Amplifiers
 
Product
new
Spirit-NOPA-VISIR
Optimized for 3P imaging
new
 
Oscillators
 
Product
Spirit-OPA
Automated collinear optical parametric amplifiers (OPAs)
 
 
Product
UHG Series
Ultrafast harmonic generator for fs and ps lasers
 
Oscillators
Amplifiers
N/A
 
Product
Inspire OPO
Optical parametric oscillators with ultra-wide spectral coverage from UV to IR
 
Oscillators
Product
Inspire IR OPO
Automated high power infrared optical parametric oscillators for Ti:Sapphire lasers
 
 
Product
Inspire Blue
Automated femtosecond/picosecond harmonic generators
 

Accessories Selection Guide

ProductDescription
Product
Femtolock 2
High precision repetition rate stabilization
 
 
Product
Femtometer
Few-cycle pulse autocorrelator
 
 
Terahertz Time Domain Spectrometer
Turn-key terahertz pump-probe spectrometer
Transient Absorption Spectrometer
Femtosecond pump-probe spectrometer

Applications

Fluorescence upconversion
Coherent control
OPO pumping
Amplifier seeding
Time resolved photoluminescence
2D IR spectroscopy
THz spectroscopy
Transient absorption spectroscopy
Stimulated Raman scattering
Time resolved CARS spectroscopy
Combustion studies
Free electron laser (FEL) seeding
Higher harmonic generation (HHG)
Optical Parametric Amplifier pumping
Nonlinear optics
THz generation
THz spectroscopy