Modulight announces 7 Watt 635nm Conduction Cooled Diode Laser; Applications include Laser Display, Medical, and Illumination

Tampere, Finland & San Jose, CA, Apr 2nd 2009 – Modulight today announced a 7 Watt 635 nm Conduction Cooled Diode Laser Bar for laser display, medical, and illumination applications. Developed from the well-known 4 W bar (ML1388) that is already qualified for use in PDT and cinema projector application, the new product is the latest member of Modulight’s ChiliLase red product line and produces 7 W of continuous-wave output power at 635 nm. The new laser in available as an unmounted laser bar (product code ML1515) or a low-smile CS-mounted laser (ML1806), offering Modulight’s customers increased brightness for their application.

“We are excited to offer this new ChiliLase product to meet the increasing demand for high-power red lasers that we have seen over the last year since the 4W 635nm product release. The 635 nm light sources are mainly targeted for medical market, as well as display and illumination applications where Modulight is already supplying a number of customers. We plan to offer these new leading edge ChiliLase laser bars also as a part of our FiberLight laser module and SparkLight system products”, comments Dr. Petteri Uusimaa, President & CEO of Modulight.

About Modulight, Inc.

Modulight, Inc. provides value-added solutions to optical applications for industrial, communication, medical, space, and defense industries. Modulight products include various types of lasers from visible to infrared wavelengths with output power levels from milliwats to over hundreds of watts. Modulight provides also laser solutions from design and manufacturing of laser diodes to OEM-based optical sub-systems and turnkey laser systems. Modulight owns and operates a semiconductor fab in Tampere, Finland and has fully owned subsidiary Modulight USA located in San Jose, California.

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Modulight, Inc.
Anca Guina
Manager, Product Promotion
Tel: +358 20 743 9000
Fax: +358 20 743 9009