Femtosecond Laser Microfabrication

Aktiwave has developed a micromachining platform based on a femtosecond laser system and is using the advantageous characteristics of femtosecond pulses for waveguide writing, laser welding, and polishing.

Waveguide Writing




Novel Optical Sources

Akitwave is developping novel optical sources based on waveguiding in laser and nonlinear materials.

Waveguide testing

Mode of waveguide laser


Beam Shaping with Microdot Components

Aktiwave designs and manufactures custom microdot components such as:

Array of apodizers for biomedical device

Band-limited coronagraph

Apodized-pupil Lyot coronagraph


Spatial and Temporal Metrology

Aktiwave has developed advanced solutions for wavefront sensing and time-domain metrology, for applications to astronomy, free-form metrology, and laser systems:

Test plate for interferometer MTF characterization

Optical differentiation wavefront sensing

Temporal diagnostic development