Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Leonardo to Host Online Technical Conference for Directed Energy, Lidar, and Security and Surveillance Technologies

Tucson, AZ (Apr 22, 2020) — Beginning on Tuesday, April 28, Leonardo Electronics US will host a three-day virtual conference to discuss recent advancements in customizable laser diode sources and laser system product lines. Complete with technical webinars, question and answer sessions and 1:1 private briefings, registrants have the opportunity to discuss topics in rapidly changing industries such as directed energy, automotive lidar and security.

The virtual conference will consist of:

Next Generation Laser Diode Pump Sources for Directed Energy
An overview of advancements in diode pump sources to reduce SWaP-C and increase power and brightness for directed energy laser technologies, from fiber, solid state, and diode pumped alkali lasers.

VCSEL Development for Lidar
How VCSELs compare to EELD for lidar applications, and considerations to minimize parasitic inductance and improve Power Conversion Efficiency (PCE) and brightness in lidar where short pulses and high peak power are required.

Thermal Imagers for Security and Surveillance
A look at the current needs and trends in security and surveillance and changes in thermal imaging technology.

Open Forum, Private Briefings, and Job Fair
Immediately following each webinar, attendees are invited to join a daily open forum to discuss topics such as supply chain best practices, developments in driverless delivery, and changes in homeland security. 1:1 meetings are available for registrants to discuss their laser design challenges with a Leonardo expert. Attendees can also attend the virtual job fair to learn more about the team, the company culture, and career opportunities. 

See the full agenda and register for the event at

Leonardo Electronics US enables next-gen technologies in defense, security, medical, automotive and industrial segments. For over 20 years, the Lasertel facility based in Tucson, AZ has driven robust laser design and innovation resulting in enabling technology to support market leaders worldwide.

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