Midaz Lasers Ltd
On 31st Oct 2012 Coherent Inc announced its acquisition of MiDAZ Lasers, a spinout from Imperial College London started in 2006, at the same time acquiring Innolight Innovative Laser and Systemtechnik GmbH. Coherent believes that together these companies provide core technology building blocks for an emerging class of commercial, low cost, subnanosecond pulsed lasers for micro-electronics manufacturing. The patented MiDAZ technology enables simple amplifiers to be incorporated in a broad range of laser products delivering power scaling and long lasting performance in electrically efficient designs.
Innolight manufactures low power, short pulse lasers for industrial applications like silicon processing, and ultra-stable continuous wave lasers used in demanding scientific applications like atom trapping.
Founded in 1966, Coherent Inc (Nasdaq:COHR http://www.Coherent.com) provides photonics based solutions to the commercial and scientific research markets.
MIDAZ ltd, Bessemer Bldg, Prince Consort Rd
London SW7 2AZ, United Kingdom