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.

get_is_on()[source]

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

get_status()[source]

Query and return the laser status.

initialize()[source]

Initialize the device.

is_alive()[source]

Query if device is alive and we can send messages.