Unsupported browser

You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

Sign up for an Award

Participate with your entry in one of our professional or student awards.

Sign up for an award

Sign up for a Profile

Create your own profile and publish it in the iF WORLD DESIGN GUIDE.

Sign up for a profile

Learn more:

iF SOCIAL IMPACT PRIZE

Present your project for free and win your share of EUR 50,000 in prize money.

Publish your project

Opto Mitra Yellow laser / Ophthalmology laser

Opto Mitra Yellow laser
Opto Mitra Yellow laser

Discipline: Product

Discipline: Product

In a quest for technology that as such causes less suffering in patients, Opto invested in the production of a yellow laser which for a long time was commercial unprofitable. In a partnership with researcher Ellen Pask from Australia, a laser cavity was developed that generates the length of a yellow wave. With the technology at hand the equipment’s design project was initiated, prioritizing attributes founded on Opto’s values. Aimed at the comfort of the user and patient, a reliable, ergonomic product was achieved with a high finish standard, a new operating pedal and a touch screen with a completely new interface design.

Client / Manufacturer

Opto Eletrônica SA

Opto Eletrônica SA
São Carlos, SP, Brazil

Design

Design Connection

Design Connection
São Bernardo do Campo, SP, Brazil

Equipe Design Connection