TECHNICAL PAPERS AND ARTICLES

Laser Diode Control Technology Center

How Laser Diode Drivers Work

Laser Diode Driver Fundamentals »

This article provides a basic technical background on laser diode driver fundamentals and primary design considerations. It also offers a quick guide to pricing and commercially available driver options.


How to Choose a Pulsed Laser Diode Driver

How to Choose a Pulsed Laser Diode Driver »

A guide to help you understand how to filter your choices and select the best pulser for your application.


Laser Diode TEC Controller Design

Controlling Temperatures of Diode Lasers Thermoelectrically »

This article defines the principals of TEC control for laser diodes and includes design criteria for heat sinks, TEC controller selection and design.