Amplitude Systemes of Pessac,
France, has announced that it will open an office in Taipei, Taiwan, to provide
sales and technical support to customers in the Asia-Pacific region. The company
develops and manufactures diode-pumped ultrafast lasers for industrial and scientific
applications. Its products, including amplifiers, fiber lasers and oscillators,
have applications in areas such as multiphoton microscopy, analytical chemistry,
nanosurgery, lab-on-a-chip technology and medical device manufacturing.