VCSEL

LASER DIODE ARRAYS

Leonardo's Vertical Cavity Surface Emitting Laser arrays (VCSEL) are a new generation of laser diodes. Applications include illumination, structured light and pumping of solid state lasers. VCSELs are particularly well suited for high volume automotive lidar applications.

KEY FEATURES

  • High brightness (up to 12 kW/cm²)
  • Nanoseconds to CW operation
  • Individually addressable
  • Single and multiple emitter with custom emitter pattern
  • Custom wavelength and geometries
  • Packaging available

Your Laser Starts Here

Customizable Packages

Leonardo's laser diodes are manufactured in our US-based ISO 9001:2015, ISO 13485:2016, AS 9100C and IATF 16949:2016 certified facility. In addition, Leonardo offers custom packaging options that can be AEC Q102 qualified.

VCSEL arrays

V1

Pulsed operating with brightness up to 120W/mm2

 

VCSEL Development for Lidar Sources