Raydiance Inc.: Thinking Big About Short Pulses

Adam Tanous

The Petaluma, Calif., start-up is taking the ultrashort pulse laser industry toward small, smart technology and big markets.



When Barry Schuler, former CEO and chairman of AOL, first set eyes on an ultrashort pulse (USP) laser, the challenge before him was daunting: How does one take a giant laser and 10-foot optical table and turn it into a viable commercial product?

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