microscope.lasers.deepstar module

class microscope.lasers.deepstar.DeepstarLaser(com, baud=9600, timeout=2.0, **kwargs)[source]

Bases: microscope.abc.SerialDeviceMixin, microscope.abc.Laser

Omicron DeepStar laser.

Omicron LDM lasers can be bought with and without the LDM.APC power monitoring option (light pick-off). If this option is not available, the power attribute will return the set power value instead of the actual power value.


Return True if the laser is currently able to produce light.


Query and return the laser status.


Initialize the device.


Query if device is alive and we can send messages.