Press Release September 21, 2016

Shasta Crystals Announces New Product Launch - Water Cooled Module

Source: Shasta Crystals, Inc.
September 21, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Shasta Crystals announced today that it is now offering customers Water Cooled Modules for improved single crystal fiber performance and ease of handling. The modules are available with a wide variety of single crystal fibers mounted and in a variety of dimensions to meet customer specifications with module lengths ranging from 1 cm to 5 cm and the ability to hold crystals in diameters of 100um – 1000um.

Shasta’s CEO Gisele Maxwell states, “The development of our proprietary Water Cooled Module is giving Shasta Crystals the ability to provide our customers with a more complete solution for the development of high power fiber lasers and amplifiers and is a natural extension of our single crystal fiber product line. We developed the product to meet existing customer demand.”

Shasta Crystals is a crystal growth company making advanced materials that are critical components in laser systems for a variety of markets including industrial, medical, scientific, military, and consumer electronics. Shasta specializes in the use of the Laser Heated Pedestal Growth (LHPG) technology that allows rapid growth of many types of single crystal fibers and with a variety of dopants.

Shasta Crystals, Inc.
Kevin McCarthy