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An Introduction to Laser Diodes »
This article provides a technical introduction to the physics, mathematical modeling, and physical structures of laser diodes. An in depth analysis of an AlGAs diode laser is used to explain the details which underly the technology.
Laser Diode Module Manufacturing »
Tutorial on optical fiber coupling and bonding of internal parts.
How Laser Diode Tuning Coefficients are Derived »
This article will help you understand the underlying principals used to derive current and temperature tuning coefficients.
High Speed Fiber Modulator Basics »
Overview of different techniques for fast changing the laser amplitude (modulation) in the picosecond to nanosecond range
How much does a laser diode cost? »
Understand the cost of a laser diode by specification including wavelength, spectrum, package, and quantity.
Technical Papers & Application Notes »
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