Scott Buchter

Co-founder, Outsight and UVC Photonics

Scott Buchter is co-founder of Outsight (Paris, France; and UVC Photonics (Helsinki, Finland).

FIGURE 1. Outsight’s multispectral lidar specifically focuses on mainstream applications of long-range lidar (hundreds of meters).
Test & Measurement

Automotive lidar gains multispectral capabilities

Feb. 4, 2022
Adding more lidar wavelengths can provide richer details about the environment around the vehicle.
FIGURE 1. A deep-UV laser contains a blue pump diode laser, the praseodymium laser crystal, a second-harmonic-generation (SHG) crystal, and a cavity output mirror (a); the result is a very compact device (b).
Lasers & Sources

Compact deep-ultraviolet CW lasers lead to new commercial applications

July 21, 2021
A small laser based on a diode-pumped praseodymium crystal and second-harmonic generation is rugged and ready for applications in the field.