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Updated: July 8th, 2008 05:26 PM CDT

Bookham New Focus Unveils Innovative New Electro-optics and Lasers at CLEO 2006

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With new lasers at 894 and 795nm for Cs (D1) and Rb (D1) transitions and many other new wavelengths, the StableWave TM lasers are designed for demanding applications including precision optical metrology, interferometry, atomic clock and cooling.

* Tiny Picomotor(tm) Actuators - designed specifically for remote-actuation applications, the actuators can be used to move samples, shutters or beam-delivery optics and are able to push up to 3.0 lbs, from within a tiny footprint.

"New Focus is a leader in innovative photonics solutions," said Herman Chui, Director of Marketing at New Focus. "We continually strive to develop new products and solutions that enable our customers to make advancements in demanding cutting-edge science and industrial applications. "

The CLEO exhibition will also see New Focus, in conjunction with the Optical Society of America (OSA), continue to support new innovators in the photonics community with its annual student award. The prestigious award recognizes research strength, presentation skills and leadership abilities by students in the optical field. This year's seven finalists will present their papers on May 22, 2006, at CLEO, with the final results announced on May 24, 2006.

Notes to editors

1. The Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics and the Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (CLEO/QELS) is taking place between 21-26 May 2006, with the exhibition open between 23-25 May, at the Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach, California, USA.

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