Material Processing

Laser micromachining of Nitinol stents

Many of today’s cardiovascular problems are related to the narrowing of blood vessels which reduce blood circulation. Stents are widely used to open narrowed vessels and re-establish normal blood flow. Read more

Black laser marking on stainless-steel medical devices

Medical regulations require a majority of medical instruments to have a unique device identifier. The identifier needs to be permanent and readable by humans as well as machines. It is extremely important to secure traceability and accounting of surgical instruments. Read more