Laser Doppler commercially available for the first time from Medpacific Inc

In December of 1978, an agreement was signed to transfer laser Doppler technology from the University of Washington (based on work published by G Allen Holloway) for commercial exploitation. Soon after, design and fabrication of the first-production laser-Doppler flow meter system began by the now defunct Medpacific who offered the Medpacific LD-5000. Publications soon appeared….