Sunday, August 21, 2011

nLIGHT Raises $17.5 million for its Chip-based Lasers

nLIGHT has raised $17.5 million in fully subscribed Series E financing to support its line of high-power semiconductor lasers. Its products include multi-kilowatt laser systems, high peak-power pulsed fiber lasers, and diode-pumped solid-state laser rangefinders.

This funding round brings the company's total equity funding to approximately $110 million. The company is based in Vancouver, Washington.