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Innovative Micromanufacturing Website – MicroFab Lab – Launched

The latest micromanufacturing technology is now affordable and accessible to anyone who needs the expertise and equipment for small projects.

  • Mike Adelstein
  • September 20, 2012

Micromachining Leader Potomac Photonics Expands Silicon Wafer Cutting Capabilities

Lanham, MD, July 31, 2012: Leading micromachining provider, Potomac Photonics, has added a new laser system capable of high speed machining of polycrystalline silicon material. The process is optimized for small hole drilling and high precision cutting applications. Silicon wafer cutting capabilities include: 150 microns achieved in materials as thick as 1mm Extremely smooth edges…

  • Mike Adelstein
  • July 31, 2012

Micro Manufacturing Leader Potomac Photonics Adds New SPI Fiber Laser

New SPI fiber laser allows drilling of holes as small as 5 microns in a variety of materials.

  • Mike Adelstein
  • April 18, 2012

Potomac Photonics Announces Partnership with 3D Systems

Lanham, MD – Potomac Photonics, a leader in micro manufacturing, announced today that it has executed an agreement with 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE: DDD) to become an authorized distributor of their 3D Printers.  In addition, Potomac has installed a 3D Systems Projet 3000HD printer in its facility to be used for product demonstrations and contract…

  • Mike Adelstein
  • January 8, 2012

Microhole Drilling Expert Adds New Capabilities

Due to growing demand, Micromachining leader, Potomac Photonics, has significantly expanded its small hole drilling capabilities and operations by adding several new laser systems, spanning the UV through IR wavelengths, that are ideal for machining holes for applications such as catheter hole drilling, precision alignment of optical fibers, probe card devices and leak test holes….

  • Mike Adelstein
  • November 22, 2011

QRDevices Enters into Agreement with Laser Micromachining Company Potomac Photonics for QR Code Products & Services

Lanham, MD October 20, 2011:  QRDevices, LLC has entered into an agreement with Potomac Photonics for the laser marking of QR Code [Quick Response Code] products and services. Under the terms of the agreement, QRDevices will assist with marketing & sales of Potomac QR Code contract services for companies in the medical device, sensor, MEMS,…

  • Mike Adelstein
  • October 22, 2011

Potomac Photonics Adds Advanced Laser Coding and Marking Services

Lanham, MD September 30, 2011:  Laser microfabrication leader, Potomac Photonics, Inc. has added new advanced laser marking technology and software to their precision laser micromachining contract services offerings.  The new laser technology allows Potomac to provide a complete service to companies who are outsourcing micromanufacturing from the medical device, sensor, MEMS, electronics, industrial, and consumer…

  • Mike Adelstein
  • September 30, 2011

Micromanufacturer Potomac Photonics Appoints New CTO

Dr. Greg Behrmann, the new Chief Technology Officer for Potomac Photonics, holds several patents and is published in the fields of optics and microfabrication. Lanham, MD, September, 2011: Leading micromanufacturer, Potomac Photonics, is pleased to announce Dr Greg Behrmann as its new Chief Technology Officer. Dr. Behrmann brings broad and extensive skills to the position,…

  • Mike Adelstein
  • September 16, 2011

Potomac Photonics Adds Advanced Quality Control and Inspection Capabilities to Contract Service Offerings

For Immediate Release Lanham, MD, August, 2011: Laser micro-manufacturer, Potomac Photonics, has added advanced quality control and inspection capabilities to its service offerings. Customers in the medical device, micro-electronics, consumer, solar, bio-photonics, MEMS, and micro-fluidics industries now have access to state-of-the-art visualization of micro-machined parts. Media Cybernetics’ new Image-Pro Plus Version 7.0 image processing and…

  • Mike Adelstein
  • August 15, 2011

Potomac Photonics Offers Precision Microhole Drilling

For critical processes such as drug delivery, biotech research and leak testing, Potomac Photonics has established a reputation for drilling microholes to exacting specifications. Working on a wide range of materials for diverse industries, Potomac Photonics has established a reputation for drilling microholes as small as 1 micron. Utilizing a broad-range of drilling technologies, it…

  • Mike Adelstein
  • July 31, 2011

Potomac Photonics: A Leader in Microhole Drilling Offers Advice For Your Next Project

Lanham, MD, August, 2011: Potomac Photonics, a leading micromanufacturer with expertise in microhole drilling, offers advice on establishing sound microhole drilling requirements when planning a new project. When working with a micromanufacturer, be sure to have specific information ready as it relates to your product: What type of material do you want machined, and what…

  • Mike Adelstein
  • July 22, 2011

Potomac Photonics to Present Webinar for MEMS Industry Group on New Prototyping Technologies

Lanham, MD, July 2011 Laser micromachining company, Potomac Photonics will present a webinar in the highly popular MEMS Industry Group [MIG] Education series. Scheduled for Thursday August 25 at 11:30 a.m. EDT, the interactive presentation, “New Prototyping Technologies Reduce Time to Market”, will explain how new prototyping technologies can assist in commercialization of miniaturized products…

  • Mike Adelstein
  • July 12, 2011