Home Markets Consumer Electronics VCSEL VCSEL APPLICATIONS ENABLED BY MATERION TECHNOLOGY ADVANCES Demand for vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers (VCSEL) is sharply rising as diverse applications in consumer electronics are introduced. VCSEL laser applications are a growing industry that is seeking better and innovative ways to improve performance, increase efficiency and reduce costs. Materion’s technological expertise produces critical PVD materials that are used in the fabrication of VCSEL. HIGH-PERFORMANCE MATERIALS INCREASE LASER EFFICIENCY We offer a broad range of high quality PVD products to meet the requirements of the VCSEL industry. Our production approach ensures consistent performance materials that contribute to best-cost solutions for your products. Our industry expertise, extensive manufacturing capabilities and R&D proficiency, allow us to meet customer requirements whatever the need. Materion offers: Precious and non-precious sputtering targets and evaporation materials exceed customers’ expectations for quality, performance and dependability Full range of materials and alloys available for VCSEL metallization including: Au, AuGe, Ag, Pd, Pt, Ti, NiV and TiW Materion offers PVD materials for VCSEL top and bottom contacts. OUTSTANDING FULL RANGE SERVICES SUPPORT VCSEL NEEDS addition to critical PVD materials, Materion provides our customers complementary services that provide a one-stop solution for all VCSEL applications: Target bonding Vacuum chamber parts cleaning Metals management Conflict-free Gold Twin Wire Arc Spray service R&D Services and Global facilities PREPARING FOR NEXT GENERATION INNOVATIVE PRODUCTS While smartphones with 3-D facial recognition lead the pack of products that use VCSEL technology, there are a multitude of other applications. VCSEL lasers are the enabling component in: gesture recognition, data communications networks, optical fiber connections, medical diagnostic and therapeutic tools, proximity sensors for automobile and drone navigation (LIDAR), display and instrumentation. Materion supports diverse VCSEL applications with products and services that ensure best solutions. CONTACT our Engineers to discuss how we can help with your VCSEL challenges.