Optics.org
daily coverage of the optics & photonics industry and the markets that it serves
Press Releases
Menu
Press Release

Axsun hits OCT milestone with 15,000 swept laser shipments

Date Announced: 27 Jun 2018

US firm continuing to advance with broader bandwidths and improved resolution.

BILLERICA, Mass., June 27, 2018 - Axsun Technologies, Inc., the leading manufacturer of Swept Source Optical Coherence Tomography (SSOCT) engines, today announced that the company has shipped over 15,000 swept lasers for OCT imaging applications.

“Axsun’s lasers for OCT imaging enable the highest performance systems in ophthalmology, vascular and other medical and industrial imaging applications,” explained Jonathan Hartmann, CEO of Axsun. “This significant milestone in our company’s history is a testament to Axsun’s technology leadership, the scalability of our manufacturing platform, and our incredible team.  It is also an exciting milestone for our customers and the patients they serve with this leading edge medical imaging technology.

“Manufacturing scalability is a core strength of the Axsun packaging platform and for the company in general, something that was a key focus from the very beginning,” said Peter Whitney, Axsun Founder and Chief Science Officer, “We are thrilled to have achieved this shipment milestone and look forward to further growth and cooperation with our world-class customers in the years to come.”

Axsun Technologies continues to expand their portfolio of Swept Laser Engines, including its wide bandwidth 1060nm Swept laser, with 140nm tuning bandwidth. This new Swept Laser enables 3.5 micron axial resolution while providing superior speed and imaging depth over legacy OCT technologies.

For more information about Axsun’s line of Swept Laser Engines, please click here.

Source: Axsun Technologies

Contact


via web site

E-mail: via web site

Web Site: www.axsun.com

Copyright © 2019 SPIE EuropeDesigned by Kestrel Web Services