The DiNY pQ-150 from IB Laser AG is an Nd:YAG laser with microprocessor control. The front-end laptop PC features a touch-screen display for access to all system information and parameter settings. RS-232 and I2C interface standards provide remote access. The internal bus system allows the implementation of remote control and service via a modem, energy measurement and calibration, and other interfaces such as RS-485 or IEEE-488. Specifications include 1064-nm wavelength, 5-mJ pulse energy at 500 Hz, <8-ns pulse duration and 1000-Hz maximum repetition rate.