With laser fusion research as its core, we are working on multifaceted developments of laser technologies. We are exploring still further possibilities for laser by merging integrated optics technology and our cultivated technology by laser fusion research, such as gas laser, semiconductor laser, and solid state laser.
Sensing technology is currently used in all kinds of situations in our daily lives. Among these, non-contact optical sensing technology using light from compact lasers is very promising. Small and highly robust semiconductor lasers will play an indispensable role in every part of our daily lives, such as for various promising self-driving sensing functions including car collision prevention, human body sensing for auto door operation on subway and railroad station platform, and for detecting people at railway crossings.
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