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2021 Bernard J. Couillaud Prize Winner Selected

2021 Couillaud Prize Winner Selected

The Winner of the third annual Bernard J. Couillaud Prize has been selected as Coherent and the OSA foundation continue to honor the legacy of our former CEO and pioneer in the laser industry.

The new Coherent.com

A New Coherent.com Launches

Meeting the challenge of digital transformation with a new website centered on customer experience. Building relationships and supporting customers remotely is at the center of everything we are doing.


Coherent TIOS ships first roundels for Thirty Meter Telescope

A Brief History of Coherent TIOS

Coherent Tinsley Integrated Optics Systems (TIOS) offers customers a wide range of capabilities in the manufacturing, polishing, finishing, and coating of precision optics.

888nm fiber-coupled single-emitter pump diode modules

888nm fiber-coupled single-emitter pump diode modules

Utilizing the new long-wavelength (888 nm) FACTOR series of fiber-coupled (FC) pump diode modules from Coherent will enable diode-pumped, solid-state laser builders to achieve higher power, without sacrificing beam quality.


New Product: Rapid LX

New Product: Rapid LX

Introducing the new Rapid LX — a true industrial picosecond laser platform for 24/7 production.

Thirty Meter Telescope

Delivering roundels for the Thirty Meter Telescope

Coherent recently delivered the first shipment of precision mirrors for the Thirty Meter Telescope.


Copper Welding for Energy Storage Production

Copper Welding for Energy Storage Production

Rising demand for Li-ion batteries is fueling a new generation of laser welding solutions for maximum throughput, quality, and cost characteristics.

Improved Axon 780 for Label-Free Imaging Benefits

Improved Axon 780 for Label-Free Imaging Benefits

The new Axon 780 is an advanced feature, value-priced femtosecond laser for demanding 2 photon microscopy, nanofabrication, and inspection of wafers and thin films.


New ExactMark 210 Marking System Now Available

New ExactMark 210 Marking System Now Available

The new ExactMark 210 is a value-priced and feature-rich laser marking machine with the capabilities of larger marking systems.

WaferLase II Streamlines NGS Flow Cell Production

WaferLase II Streamlines NGS Flow Cell Production

The new Coherent WaferLase II automated glass cutting systems combines automation with the proprietary SmartCleave technology for an environmentally friendly, low cost production solution for Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) Flow Cells.


New Office in Shenzhen Opens

New Office in Shenzhen Opens

Coherent customers in China recently celebrated the opening of a new office in Shenzhen.

Coherent and II-VI: Innovating Automotive Laser Welding

Coherent and II-VI: Innovating Automotive Laser Welding

Announcing Supply Agreement for Turnkey Automotive and Electrification Welding Solution


Laser black marking for demanding applications

Laser black marking for demanding applications

ExactMark 230 Simplifies Laser Black Marking applications for medical devices, automotive, and consumer products, as well as other advanced marking tasks, are all streamlined and automated by the new ExactMark 230 USP from Coherent.

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