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Continuum, an Amplitude Brand

Since its founding in 1975, Continuum has developed a full line of high energy solid state laser products that are now in use in scientific, industrial and commercial applications. These applications range from spectroscopy, materials analysis and Particle Imaging Velocimetry to X-ray generation and high power plasma physics.

Headquartered in San Jose California, Continuum manufactures and markets its complete family of laser products worldwide.

On July 15, 2014, Continuum Inc. was acquired by Amplitude Group. As part of Amplitude, Continuum remains committed to serving its core customer base with new products and capabilities.


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A pioneer company

2011 : Inauguration of the Amplitude Technologies office within the Pythagore business incubator program in Shanghai, China, serving the Asia/Pacific region.

2010 : Inception of the groundbreaking SAPHIR proton acceleration development project, based on Petawatt-class laser technology, for the treatment of cancer. 

2009 : Delivery of the TT-Mobile laser system for atmospheric studies at ENSTA, France. 

2006 : First commercial ultra-high contrast, ultra-short 200 TW laser system for particle acceleration at the INRS, Canada. 

2004 : Production of the first commercial 100 TW laser system for HPK, Japan. 

2001 : Creation of Amplitude Technologies close to the Saclay plateau region of Paris, by a team working in the domaine of Femtosecond laser technology since the 1990s.