Facility

Applied Laser Technology Laboratory

Provides hands-on and basic knowledge of laser systems used in manufacturing

two men using the Applied Laser Technology Laboratory
Address

MG. 9E
Harris Building
DD1 4HR

Campus

City Campus

Fully enclosed high-power pulsed laser systems for materials surface processing and engineering in the Materials & Photonic Systems (MAPS) Group laboratories at the Engineering & Applied Sciences Discipline.

The facility comprises 3 high-power pulsed laser systems operating at different wavelengths for metal, glass and polymer surface processing and engineering. 

Equipment and facilities

Fully equipped UV laser system

  • Nominal Average Power 3 W ±5 %
  • Peak Power 30 kW max.
  • Pulse Width 6 ns (@ 20kHz)
  • Wavelength 355 nm
  • Modulation 20kHz to 100kHz
  • Applications: Micro/nano materials processing /structuring/ablation

Fully equipped Green laser system

  • Nominal Average Power 10 W ±5 %
  • Peak Power 33 kW max.
  • Pulse Width 12 ns (@ 20kHz)
  • Wavelength 532 nm
  • Modulation 20kHz to 100kHz
  • Applications: Micro/nano materials processing/structuring/ablation

Fully equipped Infrared laser system 

  • Nominal Average Power 20 W ±5 %
  • Peak Power 80 kW max.
  • Pulse Width 6 ns (@ 20kHz)
  • Wavelength 1064 nm
  • Modulation 20kHz to 100kHz
  • Applications: Micro/nano materials processing/structuring/ablation
Enquiries

Professor Amin Abdolvand

+44 (0)1382 384694

A.Abdolvand@dundee.ac.uk