Close

Search

Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Marketplace Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Vision Spectra Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook

Infrared Molecular Gas Lasers: The Only Tool for Target Applications

Jan 19, 2021
Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Comments
TO VIEW THIS WEBINAR:
Login  Register
ABOUT THIS WEBINAR
Novel thermally balanced molecular gas lasers offer high-frequency stability and accuracy for remote, active detection of resonant molecules. Quantum cascade lasers (QCLs) may have a wider spectral range, but CO2 lasers retain significant advantages in spatial mode quality, spectral purity, and output power.

Applications covered include medical breath diagnostics, soft- and all-tissue dental surgery, air quality monitoring, and mobile stand-off detection of sulfur hexafluoride (SF6). The latter is achieved by leveraging the multiwatt power of discrete transitions and thereby providing a powerful tool for monitoring the leak rate in switchgear and medium- to ultrahigh-voltage (UHV) transmission lines.

***This presentation premiered during the 2021 Photonics Spectra Conference Lasers track. For information on upcoming Photonics Media events, see our event calendar here.

Ben Fisher - Access Laser, a member of the Trumpf Group
Ben Fisher
lasersgas lasersmolecular gasSensors & Detectors
back to top
Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2021 Photonics Media, 100 West St., Pittsfield, MA, 01201 USA, [email protected]

Photonics Media, Laurin Publishing
x We deliver – right to your inbox. Subscribe FREE to our newsletters.
We use cookies to improve user experience and analyze our website traffic as stated in our Privacy Policy. By using this website, you agree to the use of cookies unless you have disabled them.