Co-founder of Chromacity, Professor Derryck T. Reid has been awarded the rank of Fellow Member by the Optical Society of America (OSA). The OSA new Fellow Members for 2018 will be recognised at conferences throughout 2018. The distinction has being awarded to 101 OSA members for their significant contributions to the advancement of optics and photonics. Among them is Prof. Derryck T. Reid co-founder of Chromacity who was awarded the distinction for the invention of two-photon autocorrelation using photodiodes and the development of frequency combs based on ultrafast optical parametric oscillators. Prof. Reid will be recognised at the CLEO conference. This year CLEO is in the San Jose Convention Center from 13th - 18th May....

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The Chromacity Spark 1040 femtosecond laser system was used recently by Dr Clare Hoskins, at the University of Keele, to demonstrate that the Spark 1040 was better suited for targetted drug delivery then currently used 1064nm lasers. The Spark 1040 demonstrated faster heating with  lower concentrations of nanoparticles leading to lowered toxicity concerns and more cost-effective drug doses. For more details the report can be accessed here....

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Chromacity will be at Analytica in Munich between 10th - 13th April. We will be on Mountain Photonics booth, which is booth #283 in Hall 2. We have a suite of products suitable for high-end spectroscopy; turnkey ultrafast lasers and OPOs covering the 1 - 12 micron wavelength range. Come and find out what our OPO sources can do for your infrared needs!...

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Chromacity is celebrating its  5th birthday today!!!! We want to thank all our customers, partners and colleagues over the last 5 years for their support and we look forward to the next 5 years and beyond!!...

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Chromacity will be at booth #4853 in the North Hall at Photonics West from Tuesday to Thursday. Come see our range of turnkey ultrafast lasers and OPOs covering the 1 - 12 micron wavelength range!...

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Dr. McNeill

Chromacity Announces Appointment of New Chairman.   Chromacity Ltd. the leading designer and supplier of ultrafast lasers, announces the appointment of Dr. Andrew McNeill as Chairman, with effect from 1st November 2017. He succeeds Kenneth Fraser, who has stepped down after eighteen months. Andrew was previously the CEO of Fixed Phage, a role he has held since 2015. Prior to that he was CSO for the orthopaedic biotech company Taragenyx and dermatology company Ambicare Health. He is an entrepreneurial and driven business leader with a track record of commercialising innovative new technologies. Kevin Grainger, Director of Chromacity commented: “I am delighted that Andrew has joined the board as chairman at this time. His experience in developing and licensing new technologies will add significant strength to the board.” “I would also like to take this opportunity to thank Ken for his significant contribution to the Company over the last 18 months. A period, which has seen significant...

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Chromacity Office

During the first week of August Chromacity moved to new and larger premises to support the growth of the company and the expansion of our production and R&D facilities. With new sales and R&D staff joining the company in the coming weeks it is an exciting time at the company. We look forward to hosting visitors at our new address which is Livingstone House, 43 Discovery Terrace, Riccarton, Edinburgh EH144AP...

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Chromacity will be attending CLEO Pacific Rim being held in Singapore from the 31st of July till the 4th of August! Come see Chromacity at stand D9 or our local distributor Sintec Optronics at stand A2! We are looking forward to an exciting conference and exhibition. Looking forward to seeing you all there!...

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Last week the Chromacity team were at the Laser World of Photonics exhibition in Munich for 4 days showcasing the Chromacity Spark product line. As always the exhibition was an exciting and bustling affair with 5 halls of photonics and it was a pleasure to meet so many new people at this great event. We look forward to working continuing the many interesting conversations started and can't wait for the next Laser show in Munich in 2019!...

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