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CES 2014: Vixar VCSEL Technology Drives Wide Range of New Applications

January 5, 2014 CES: Las Vegas, NV: /from PRNewsWire / — Vixar designs, develops, and manufactures short wavelength (670nm to 1000nm) Vertical Cavity Surface Emitting Lasers (VCSELs) in a variety of packages for multiple applications. Vixar is building a reputation for designing and developing “hard to do” VCSELs for new applications. Vixar has invested heavily […]

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VCSEL/LED/Laser

VCSELs are a type of semiconductor laser. They are similar to LEDs in that the light is emitted from the surface of the wafer or chip. With conventional edge-emitting lasers, the light is emitted from the edge of the chip, requiring that the wafer be sawn or cleaved, and the chip packaged, before testing. More […]

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Benefits

In addition to the manufacturing and associated cost advantages, VCSELs possess performance advantages over both conventional LEDs and edge-emitting lasers.

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Products

Vixar has sample quantities of a variety of wavelengths, output power levels and array sizes and configurations. If you don’t find what you need in the list of products below, please contact us to discuss availability of samples or customization options. For an introduction to our packaging options, download our packaging datasheet here. (1) At […]

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Applications

VCSELs provide benefit to a large variety of applications in several markets. Some examples are listed below. Published scientific papers illustrating the application of Vixar VCSELs. Consumer: Medical: Industrial: Military:

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Application Notes

Operation of VCSELs under Pulsed Conditions Suggestions for VCSEL Drivers Vixar Reliability Testing VCSEL ESD Characteristics and Handling Procedures

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Published Papers: VCSEL Technology

Progress in extended wavelength VCSEL technology Klein Johnson; Matthew Dummer; Mary Hibbs-Brenner; William Hogan; Charles Steidl Proc. SPIE. 8639, Vertical-Cavity Surface-Emitting Lasers XVII, 863905. (March 13, 2013) doi: 10.1117/12.2006245 Progress in Extended Wavelength VCSEL Technology An ultra-stable VCSEL light source John Downing; Dubravko Babic; Mary Hibbs-Brenner Proc. SPIE. 8639, Vertical-Cavity Surface-Emitting Lasers XVII, 86390B. (March […]

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Custom Product Examples

Some customer’s VCSEL-based light source requirements are not met by current products on the market. Other customers want a VCSEL-based solution at a higher level of integration than Vixar offers in its standard products. Vixar specializes in solving these problems that are typical of emerging and niche markets. Our technical staff has the necessary expertise […]

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Vixar and Partners Demonstrate A Low Cost Revolution for Multi-Gigabit Optical Interconnect

January 2, 2013 Vixar Inc., Chromis Fiberoptics, Silicon Line, and Unive Inc. collaborate to demonstrate 1st POF-based compact mobile high-speed HDMI AOC. Consumer Electronics Show, Las Vegas, NV, January 2, 2013: Vixar, a supplier of high performance, energy efficient, optoelectronic components and subassemblies, has worked closely with Chromis Fiberoptics, Silicon Line GmbH, and Unive Inc. […]

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