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.
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.