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September 17, 2020
Business Wire

SLD Laser Named One of the 2020 Best Workplaces in Manufacturing & Production by Great Place to Work® and FORTUNE

SLD was honored with the #7 spot on the list of Best Small and Medium Workplaces in Manufacturing and Production. This ranking considered feedback representing over 160,000 employees working at Great Place to Work-Certified organizations in the manufacturing and production industry. Great Place to Work, a global people analytics and consulting firm, evaluated more than 60 elements of team members’ experience on the job.

September 10, 2020

15 Best Small and Medium Workplaces in Manufacturing and Production

SLD Laser has been named to the FORTUNE 2020 Best Workplaces in Manufacturing & Production list! SLD ranked #7 of 15 small-to-medium-sized companies in the nation to receive the honor.

March 30, 2020

LEDs Are Just a Holding Place: Get Ready for Laser LiFi

Laser light offers faster speeds and a longer range. It seems like the way to go for wireless light-based communication. But will fiber optics without the fiber really work?

January 24, 2020

Motor Mouth: Lasers will light up the automotive universe

SLD Laser says its new lights not only light up the road, but also transfer data from car-to-car — yes, through the lights

January 22, 2020

Laser Headlights Can Make Roads Brighter—and Cars Smarter

The new lamps in BMW's M5 are more precise and efficient than their predecessors, and could someday broadcast data.

January 13, 2020

Autoweek: 8 More Cool Things from CES

#7 SLD Laser - The laser in the grille seemed like it could have lit up Vegas 20 miles away. Maybe we should all send letters to NHTSA and say, “ I want my… I want my… I want my laser lights!”

January 10, 2020
CNET Roadshow

We head to the desert to test SLD Laser's lighting and Li-Fi data tech

The company's Li-Fi system blows Wi-Fi transmission rates and LED lumens out of the water.

January 6, 2020
LEDs Magazine

Laser Light Pioneer Now Moving in on Li-Fi

The laser lighting company co-founded by the Nobel-winning co-inventor of the blue LED — who believes that illumination’s future is in lasers — now hopes to make inroads in another field that LED developers are also targeting: Li-Fi data communications.

December 20, 2019

SLD Laser Introduces Sensing and LiFi Communication Technologies for Automotive and Consumer Applications

Company to Demonstrate New Innovations and Showcase High Brightness Illumination Products at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, January 7-10, 2020

September 30, 2019
Novus Light

Bright, Battery-Operated LaserLight Source Used in Endoscopy

Acera is an endoscopic lighting specialist that has developed the battery-operated Handheld Light Source that combines patented optics with a semipolar GaN laser diode based light source, SLD LaserLight from SLD Laser Inc.

June 24, 2019
Business Wire

SLD Laser Demonstrates High Power Blue Laser Modules

SLD Laser to showcase its Blue Laser Technology and LaserLight Products for Industrial, Automotive, Display, and Specialty Lighting Applications at Laser World of Photonics in Munich, Germany June 24-27, 2019

June 1, 2019
enLIGHTenment Magazine

The Lowdown on LiFi

In case you haven’t heard of the term yet, “LiFi” is short for Light Fidelity and refers to the modulation of light in order to wirelessly stream data. Learn about the advantages of LaserLifi.

May 20, 2019
Novus Light Technologies Today

Laser Headlights in Autonomous Vehicles

"We think lighting systems for autonomous technologies need to be optimized for the human eye as well as for machine vision." SLD laser aims to put light on the road in the way that the detectors will have most capability, for example being able to pulse light in patterns and have a machine look at those.

May 14, 2019

SLD Laser Demonstrates 12,000 Lumen SkyBeam Spotlight for Outdoor Lighting Applications

SLD Laser to showcase its High Brightness LaserLight Products for Lighting and Automotive Applications at LightFair in Philadelphia May 21-23, 2019

April 1, 2019

Speed of Light

Move over Wi-Fi, Li-Fi transmits data 10 times faster than what top internet packages offer.

February 5, 2019

This High-Tech Laser Lamp is the 'Headlight of the future'

Off-road racers are using ultra-bright beams to see farther than ever.

January 17, 2019
Economic Times

Headlights are passé: Luxury cars of the future will be illuminated with lasers

Most people don’t turn on their car’s headlights and think, I wish they were brighter. Shuji Nakamura is not most people. The Nobel Prize-winning illumination scientist has spent the past five years developing a laser-based lighting system.

January 15, 2019

The Headlight of the Future Is a Laser

Ten times brighter than an LED, but won’t blind oncoming traffic.

January 14, 2019

SLD Laser demos bright, beautiful white laser headlights in the deep, dark desert

A quick ride in a desert racing pre-runner demos technology Baja racers can use but the rest of us can’t get, at least not yet

January 9, 2019
Architectural Digest

5 New Technologies You’ll See in Your Car Over the Next 5 Years

From all encompassing in-car entertainment to laser beam headlights, these are what we can expect in the cars of the tomorrow

January 9, 2019

Seven automotive trends from 2019 CES you need to know about

Here are just a few of the highlights of the 2019 show, and what they might mean for the cars you’re likely to be driving shortly.

January 9, 2019

2019 CES Highlights: Innovations in Enviro-Sensing for Robocars

As imminent as full autonomy can seem, to hear many 2019 CES exhibitor companies tell it, there remain challenges to be overcome in terms of establishing rock-solid, redundant situational awareness.

January 7, 2019

SLD Laser Announces Production Launch of LaserLight Sources for Automotive and Specialty Lighting Applications

SLD Laser Announces Production Launch of LaserLight Sources for Automotive and Specialty Lighting Applications.

July 17, 2018

SLD Laser Achieves World’s First UL Certification for Laser Lighting

Company Also Wins Award at LightFair and Receives Gold Innovators Award from Laser Focus World

May 3, 2018

SLD Laser Demonstrates 1000 Lumen SMD

A laser based white light source for automotive, portable and specialty lighting has demonstrated a white light source with 1000 lumens.

April 23, 2018

SLD Laser Technology and Applications

The focus at SLD Laser is on the use of lasers for illumination applications, which include the illumination of displays, especially projectors.

February 6, 2018

SLD Laser Wins Prism Award for Photonics Innovation

Company Awarded Top Honor in Illumination & Light Source Category by SPIE & Photonics Media at Photonics West 2018

January 3, 2018

SLD Laser Introduces LaserLight Sources for Automotive Applications

Company to demonstrate high luminance technology at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show

November 14, 2017
Photonoics Spectra

Laser Light Source Delivers Superior Optical Control

Laser diode-pumped phosphor light source offers higher luminance and scalable efficiency suitable for architectural and vehicle lighting, and projection displays.

September 15, 2017
LED Professional

Intelligent Lighting Designs Enabled by Laser Light

This technology had its niches and is broadening the field of applications entering different specialty lighting, display, and automotive applications.