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Analog Modules, Inc. announces the release of its Picosecond Pulsed Laser Diode Driver

AMI Model 767 Laser Diode Driver

AMI’s Model 767 Picosecond Pulsed Laser Diode Driver is ideal for applications that require pulse widths less than 1 ns.

Posted in General News, Laser Electronics, Technical Note

First Photos of AMI’s New Capacitor Charging Power Supply

Design work continues on AMI’s new capacitor charging power supply. The new supply will feature active power factor correction, universal input and full compliance with medical safety standards.  Modern components and manufacturing techniques will be used to provide the reliability

Posted in General News, Laser Electronics

Models 762 and 766 Improved Performance, Up to 10.0 V

The maximum compliance voltage of the Models 762 and 766 Seed Laser Diode Drivers has increased to 10 V. AMI’s Model 762 OEM programmable seed laser diode drivers are ideal for driving 14-pin butterfly packaged laser diode modules for use

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Model 767 Data Sheet Released

AMI Model 767 Laser Diode Driver

The Model 767 Data Sheet has been released and published to AMI’s web site.

Posted in General News, Laser Electronics, Technical Note

AMI’s 40th Anniversary!

Longwood, FL – September 9, 2020. Analog Modules, Inc. is pleased to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of its incorporation on this date in 1980. AMI’s founder Ian Crawford, originally from Edinburgh, Scotland, had been designing laser-based systems for Ferranti when

Posted in General News, Laser Electronics, Sensors and Amplifiers

Redesign Project: Variable Pulse Width Flashlamp Controller

AMI’s Model 8800 series of flashlamp and laser diode controllers have been a fixture in laser laboratories around the world for >25 years.  These microprocessor controlled systems were preceded by the rotary switch and dial controlled Models 883 and 884

Posted in General News, Laser Electronics, Technical Note

Capacitor Charging Power Supplies

Two Designs for Fixed and Variable Pulse Width Applications AMI offers two capacitor charging power supply designs.  The Model 5703A is designed for charging deep cycling capacitors typical of fixed pulse width SCR switched systems.  The Model 5704A is designed

Posted in Laser Electronics, Technical Note

ULTRA LOW RIPPLE CW & PULSED LASER DIODE DRIVER, Model 785A

AMI’s Model 785A is a versatile laser diode driver for driving high power laser diodes in both pulsed and CW applications at up to 20 A, 26 V.  In addition to the extremely low noise and ripple performance the 785A

Posted in Laser Electronics, Technical Note

Burst Mode Laser Diode or Flashlamp Operation

AMI’s Models 8800D and 8800V can be programmed to output a string of pulses. From the Model 8800D & 8800V Manuals: Burst mode is a batch command. This instructs the microprocessor to run a burst or to trigger the output

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Dual Output Differential High Voltage Power Supply

New Model 533 Differential Output ±1 kV Power Supply The Model 533 is a highly efficient, cost effective, voltage regulated, differential high voltage power supply capable of providing up to ±1,000 V at up to 125 W total output power. A

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Featured Products

Model 758B.1

Based on the field proven performance of AMI’s 758 Series Laser Rangefinder Receivers, the Model 758B.1 extends the capabilities even further with outstanding double-pulse discrimination. This allows a weak target to be seen through a close, partly obscuring strong target. Multiple Target Resolution is 12 meters typical over 6 orders of magnitude with the second pulse 10dB down.