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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
Industry leading power maximum stability
 
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
High power femtosecond lasers: The new standard for high-precision micromachining
 
Pulse Width
<400 fs
Pulse Energy / Average Power
>140 W @>600 µJ
>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
Short pulse ultrafast oscillator
<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
Ultrafast Ti:sapphire laser with automated dispersion compensation
<70 fs, 100 fs
<80 fs
<80 fs
<70 fs
690–1040 nm
710–920 nm
710–950 nm
710–990 nm
 
InSight X3+ and InSight X3
Widely tunable ultrafast lasers for multiphoton imaging
<120 fs 680–1300 nm   UHG Series
 
HighQ-2
Ultracompact, air-cooled, fixed wavelength femtosecond lasers
<250 fs 1045, 522 nm   N/A
femtoTrain
Highest peak power femtosecond oscillator
<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
Pulsed DPSS green lasers for Ti: sapphire amplifier pumping
 
Oscillators
N/A
Amplifiers
 
Product
Millennia eV
Highest power CW 532 nm DPSS lasers
 
Oscillators
Amplifiers
N/A
 

Wavelength / Spectrum Converters Selection Guide

ProductDescriptionOscillatorsAmplifiers
 
TOPAS Prime
Hands-free wavelength extension for Spitfire Ace and Solstice Ace
 
Oscillators
N/A
Amplifiers
 
Product
Spirit-NOPA-VISIR
Optimized for 3P imaging
 
Oscillators
 
Product
Spirit-OPA
High repetition rate automated optical parameteric amplifers
 
 
Product
UHG Series
Ultrafast harmonic generator for fs and ps lasers
 
Oscillators
Amplifiers
N/A
 
Product
Inspire
Automated ultrafast optical parametric oscillators (OPOs)
 
Oscillators
Product
Inspire IR
Automated ultrafast infrared OPO
 
 
Product
Inspire Blue
Automated femtosecnd/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