Solid-State Lasers
for Science, Industry, Space and Defence


Thales proposes a wide range of lasers solutions for the most demanding applications.

For more than 30 years, Thales has been a world leader in design, development and manufacturing of high energy nanosecond lasers and high intensity, ultra-short Titanium Sapphire femtosecond lasers :
  • Diod pumped and flash lamp pumped nanosecond Lasers.
  • Custom or standard femtosecond systems with high peak power and high average power
Beyond the exceptional technical performances, Thales aims to provide the most reliable and easy-to-use system.

Looking for a solid academic and practical training programme in the field of multi-TeraWatt to multi-PetaWatt lasers ?
Take a look at our brochure about the Thales hands on laser training.
We have teamed with the best partners to come up with a one-week schedule that will allow you enhance your position within the scientific community by gaining knowledge and networking with industry professionals.
 
 

News

 

Spatial focus

 
Thales has been awarded the title of Laser of the Future by the French National Space Agency (Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales – CNES) whereby Thales has developped the laser for the SUPERCAM instrument intended for the 2020 mission to Mars.
 

Sub-activities

  • Industry Applications
  • Science Applications
  • R&D Activity and Large programs
    As a key player on the Scientific Laser Marketplace, Thales has a large R&D activity to constantly release innovative solutions on the markets.

Events

SPIE Photonics West

Thales Group - SPIE Photonics West

The premier photonics and laser event
27th January -  1rst February 2018, San Francisco, USA


Laser World of Photonics CHINA

Thales Group - Laser World of Photonics China 2018

China’s platform for the photonics community
March 14-16, 2018, Shanghai New International Expo Centre

Website

HPLSE Conference

Thales Group - HPLSE
The 3rd International Symposium on High Power Laser Science and Engineering

 April 9 - 12th 2018, Suzhou, CHINA

Website
 

ICUIL 2018 Conference

ICUIL

9th - 14th September 2018, Lindau, GERMANY

Website
 

 

Our customers in the Industrial, Scientific, Defence and Space markets

 

Industrial market

  • The  GAIA I laser, delivering more than 7 J at 532  nm at 5 Hz , is the new generation of high energy Nd:YAG laser  ruggedized for industrial applications
  • THALES lasers are also used in many industrial fields, such as: semiconductor, OLED Manufacturing, photovoltaics industries, automotive, aeronautics, ... 
Thales Group - CEA
Thales Group - CNRS
Thales Group - DESY
Thales Group - INFLPR
Thales Group - ELI NP
Thales Group - JULICH
Thales Group - GIST
Thales Group - Gvt of India
Thales Group - IFIN-HH
Thales Group - INRS
Thales Group - IPCMS
Thales Group - JAEA
Thales Group - LBNL
Thales Group - LOA
Thales Group - LULI
Thales Group - Peking Uni
Thales Group - Polytechnique
Thales Group - Riken Harima
Thales Group - RRCAT
Thales Group - SLAC
Thales Group - Southwest Jiaotong University
Thales Group - Strathclyde Univesity
Thales Group - Tokyo University
Thales Group - Tsinghua University
Thales Group - Munich University
Thales Group - Nebraska Lincoln University
Thales Group - USC
Thales Group - Weizmann Institute
Thales Group - ASTRIUM
CNES
CNES
CNES
DGA
DGA
DGA
DLR
DLR
DLR
DRDC
DRDC
DRDC
LOCKHEED MARTIN
LOCKHEED MARTIN
LOCKHEED MARTIN
Thales Group - NASA

Awards

Thales is proud to mention that the Bella project won 2 world-class awards in 2012 and 2013 and that its laser activity was recognized as the most innovative technology within the group in 2014.

« 2012 Engineer of the year Award » (L’Usine Nouvelle and Industrie Technologie)

Thales Group - Prix des ingénieurs

« Prix pour la science” for the Bella laser - “Science award” for the Bella laser

December 2012, Paris, France

Every year, "Usine Nouvelle » and « Industrie et Technologies" organises “the Engineer of the year Award” to honour outstanding engineers.

IPMA Project Excellence Award (27th IPMA World Congress)

Thales Group - IPMA

Gold Winner in Award Category Project Excellence in Big-Sized Projects

October 2013, Dubrovnick, Croatia

IPMA Awards ensures managing project is recognized for its value.

Thales Innovation Awards (Thales group competition)

Thales Group - Thales innovation awards

Gold Award in the Innovative Technologies category for the PetaWatt laser solutions

June 2014, Jouy en Josas, France

Every year, Thales recognizes the best innovations of the year through the Thales Innovation Awards.

Contact
Thales Laser
+33 (0) 1 30 96 89 45
  • Documents
    21 Jul 2016

    GAIA-I

    GAIA I
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    21 Nov 2016

    QUARK 200

    QUARK 200
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    16 Jul 2015

    ALPHA kHz

    ALPHA kHz
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    16 Jul 2015

    JADE 2

    JADE 2
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    21 Nov 2016

    QUARK 45

    QUARK 45
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    15 Dec 2016

    ATLAS

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    GAIA HP

    GAIA HP
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    08 Mar 2017

    SAGA HP

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    15 Dec 2016

    ISEO

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