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picosecond (ps)

a unit of measure equal to one trillionth of a second (10-12 sec).
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Geronemus' talk will focus on a study of 22 subjects with multicolored and recalcitrant tattoos who were treated with Cynosure's picosecond laser platform over a two-week period.
Menapic's experience in materials analysis and colored picosecond acoustics technology, in particular, will accelerate the introduction of this technique at Leti.
It operates by sending optical pulses with an ultrafast duration in the order of picoseconds (or less) back and forth within the laser cavity.
The Company also announced Health Canada clearance of the PicoWay picosecond laser for the treatment of pigmented lesions and tattoo removal.
The company is dedicated to become the market leader in high power, infrared, visible and UV picosecond fiber lasers that address the existing need for ultra fast lasers in the semiconductor manufacturing, micromachining, medical and solar industries.
With the ultra-short picosecond pulse duration, there is minimal discomfort during treatment.
Clinical Evaluation of the Picosecond 532 nm, 755 nm and 1064 nm Wavelengths for the Removal of Tattoos," Heidi Prather, Shraddha Desai, Laura Kruter, Joaninha Depina, Sean Doherty, Kenneth Arndt, Jeffrey Dover, SkinCare Physicians, Chestnut Hill, MA, Cynosure, Westford, MA
Tenders are invited for supply and commissioning of a 3D picosecond Laserablationsanlage for precision machining of materials used in micro-and nanotechnology (LTCC, silicon, etc.
As the photonic systems leader, we are well positioned to develop the picosecond laser system that enables the strategic competitive advantages ST requires to meet its aggressive manufacturing goals.
The contract equipment is provided experimental picosecond laser stations including necessary equipment for the project Biatri.
TRUMPF and IMRA will utilize their combined capabilities to push the industrial application of fiber lasers in the picosecond regime.