â€˘ New Solstice Ace delivers industry-leading >6 mJ energy, >7 W power with ultrashort
Online PR News – 08-August-2014 – Santa Clara, CA – Spectra-PhysicsÂ®, a Newport company, introduces a line of high energy, one-box, ultrafast amplifier products with the industryâ€™s highest performance. The new SolsticeÂ® Aceâ„˘ features high energy of > 6 mJ and high power of > 7 W with < 35 and < 120 fs pulse width configurations and 1 to 10 kHz capability. The Solstice Ace is built for stable, long-term operation and is tested to rigorous quality standards for high reliability. The new products are ideal for ultrafast spectroscopy and advanced science applications.
â€śThis new line of ultrafast amplifiers deliver new, market-leading levels of performance in a one-box form factor to propel new ultrafast science,â€ť says Herman Chui, senior director of product marketing for Spectra-Physics. â€śWith our industry-leading SpitfireÂ® Ace ultrafast amplifiers, this introduction reinforces Spectra-Physics number one position in ultrafast lasers serving applications in research, bio-imaging, medical and micromachining.â€ť
The new Solstice Ace regenerative amplifier outputs > 6 mJ pulse energy at 1 kHz, > 7 W output power at 5 kHz and > 6 W at 10 kHz repetition rate with pulse width configurations of
< 35 fs and < 120 fs. Subjected to rigorous quality standards and reliability tests, Solstice Ace demonstrates long-term performance, low noise, and day-to-day reproducibility. Long-term stability is guaranteed over a 10Â°C temperature range to ensure reliable data collection. Spectra-Physicsâ€™ patented XP cavity provides superior beam quality and stability for driving optical parameter amplifier (OPA) systems with M2 < 1.25.
Spectra-Physicsâ€™ new Solstice Ace will be featured at the 19th International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena, Okinawa Convention Center, Okinawa, Japan, July 7-11, 2014. For more information, please visit us at the conference or at www.spectra-physics.com/Ultrafast.
Founded over 50 years ago as the first commercial laser company, Spectra-Physics delivers breakthrough technologies that transform the way businesses operate and people live. From the manufacturing floor to the operating room to the research laboratory, the company has blazed a trail of discovery and success in lasers that continues to advance every day. Spectra-Physics is singularly focused on helping its customers use precision laser technologies to advance leading-edge science and propel industries forward. The company does so by offering groundbreaking technologies, deep applications expertise, disruptive cost-performance, a commitment to world-class customer experience, and the highest standards for operational excellence and continuous global improvement. Spectra-Physics is a Newport company and has offices in countries around the world, serving customers across a broad range of industry segments.