the Optoelectronics Company Is Selected as Authorised Distributor for OCLARO (Opnext) Laser Diode Technology in Europe and North America
PRESS RELEASE: JANUARY 2012
The Optoelectronics Company Ltd., a distributor and manufacturer of innovative optoelectronic components, is pleased to announce that it has been selected as an authorised distributor for Opnext, Inc. laser diode products in Europe and North America.
The Optoelectronics Company will offer the complete Opnext line-up of high performance industrial laser diodes from 404nm through 852nm and output power ranges from 5mW to 500mW.
One of the notable red laser diodes from Opnext for mobile pico projector applications is the HL63603TG laser diode, which has a visible wavelength of 638nm and an output power of 120mW. The HL63603TG red laser diode is available in a 3.8mm package with single transverse mode and is ideal as the red light source of RGB laser pico projectors.
"Damon Cookman and I are very excited to be representing Opnext as a distributor of laser diode products in Europe and North America ,” said Optoelectronics Company Managing Director Tony Pope. “We expect current global economic conditions to make the next 12-18 months challenging, but we are confident that there will remain a strong market throughout Europe and North America for innovative optoelectronic products."
With more than 30 years of industry experience, Opnext offers a diverse line-up of laser diodes from 404nm through 852nm and output power ranges from 5mW to 500mW.
All Opnext laser diodes are RoHS compliant.
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About the Optoelectronics Company Ltd
The Optoelectronics Company is a manufacturer of custom-designed and standard laser diode modules and laser diode collimators. It is also a supplier of innovative optoelectronic components to the industrial, medical, telecommunications and defence markets throughout the UK, Europe and USA including Opnext OCLARO) Laser Diodes and Panasonic Lenses
For more information about The Optoelectronics
Company please visit our website at www.oe-company.com or contact us at:
Green End Farm, Wood End Green, Henham, Hertfordshire.
tel: +44 1279 210211, fax: +44 1279 210212,
Oclaro, Inc. (NASDAQ: OCLR) is one of the largest providers of lasers and optical components, modules and subsystems for the optical communications, industrial, and consumer laser markets. The company is a global leader dedicated to photonics innovation, with cutting-edge research and development (R&D) and chip fabrication facilities in the U.S., U.K., Italy, Switzerland, Israel, Korea and Japan. It has in-house and contract manufacturing sites in China, Malaysia and Thailand, with design, sales and service organizations in most of the major regions around the world. For more information, visit http://www.oclaro.com.
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