Femtosecond Ytterbium Laser

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Advanced Features and Benefits    

  • Compact: 10-50 times smaller than Ti:Sapphire lasers
  • Laser Output in less than 60 seconds after turn-on
  • Low Amplitude and Phase Noise
  • Adjustable Chirp Control (-24000 ...0 fs2)
  • Low Amplitude and Phase Noise
  • Modulation Input (enable/disable): SMA Connector
  • Radio Frequency Output for Trigger/Synchronization: SMA Connector
  • Excellent Beam Quality (TEM 00, M²<1.2) and Beam Stability
  • Air Cooled - no Chiller
  • Low Power Consumption
  • Quality “Made in Germany”
Central Wavelength  930 nm ± 10 nm
Average Power  >1 W
Pulse Energy >10 nJ
Bandwidth >10 nm
Pulse Width <140 fs, Typ. <120 fs
Repetition Rate* 100 MHz (factory set, fixed)*
Output Port freespace
2nd Synchronized Output Port (optional) 1030 nm ± 10 nm, >1,5 W, <150 fs
2nd Fiber-Coupled Seed Port (optional) 1030 nm ± 10 nm
Polarization linear, (>50:1)
Beam Diameter 2 mm
Beam Height 56 mm**

*Other repetition rates on request, **Beam height adjustable with standard posts


Menlo Systems’ fiber-based femtosecond laser sources integrate latest achievements in fiber technology into easy-to-use products. Menlo Systems’ unique figure 9® mode locking technology results in reproducible and long-term stable operation. The YLMO series with its all-PM design guarantees excellent stability and low-noise operation. All lasers are maintenance free, user installed and ready to use at the press of a single button.


  • Pockels Cell 930 nm port

    Product Code: Pockels Cell

    Head Dimensions 265 x 110 x76 mm3
    Beam Height  42 mm
    Modulation Frequency  200 kHz
    Response Time 1 µsec
    Extinction Ratio >27 dB
    Transmission ~95%
  • MULTIBRANCH_YLMO-930 2nd additional port

    Product Code: MULTIBRANCH_YLMO-930

    Head Dimensions 265 x 110 x76 mm3
    Beam Height  56 mm
    Wavelength 1030 nm ± 10 nm
    Average Power >1.5 W
    Pulse Energy >15 nJ
    Pulse Width <150 fs

GFP excitation

Output spectrum of YLMO-930 with a center wavelength of 930 nm and a bandwidth of 15 nm


Amplitude noise

YLMO-930 Laser: < 0.5% rms (over 12 h in ambient temperature)



Identical and consistent laser performance

ELMO Starttest 3w


Application Notes

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Dr. Mose Choi
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Data sheets

Product literature

Ordering information

  • Product Code
  • YLMO-930

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