Source code for microscope.lights.toptica

#!/usr/bin/env python3

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import logging
import re
import typing

import serial

import microscope
import microscope._utils

_logger = logging.getLogger(__name__)

def _get_table_value(table: bytes, key: bytes) -> bytes:
    """Get the value for a key in a table/multiline output.

    Some commands return something like a table of key/values.  There
    may be even empty lines on this table.  This searches for the
    first line with a specific key (hopefully there's only one line
    with such key) and returns the associated value.
    # Key might be the first line, hence '(?:^|\r\n)'
    match ="(?:^|\r\n) *" + key + b": (.*)\r\n", table)
    if match is None:
        raise microscope.DeviceError(
            "failed to find key %s on table: %s" % (key, table)

class _iBeamConnection:
    """Connection to a specific Toptica iBeam smart laser.

    This class wraps the serial connection to the device, and provides
    access to some of its commands performing most of the parsing and

        port: port name (Windows) or path to port (everything else) to
            connect to.  For example, `/dev/ttyS1`, `COM1`, or


    def __init__(self, port: str):
        # From the Toptica iBeam SMART manual:
        # Direct connection via COMx with 115200,8,N,1 and serial
        # interface handshake "none". That means that no hardware
        # handshake (DTR, RTS) and no software handshake (XON,XOFF) of
        # the underlying operating system is supported.
        serial_conn = serial.Serial(
        self._serial = microscope._utils.SharedSerial(serial_conn)

        # We don't know what is the current verbosity state and so we
        # don't know yet what we should be reading back.  So blindly
        # set to the level we want, flush all output, and then check
        # if indeed this is a Toptica iBeam device.
        with self._serial.lock:
            self._serial.write(b"echo off\r\n")
            self._serial.write(b"prompt off\r\n")
            # The talk level we want is 'usual'.  In theory we should
            # be able to use 'quiet' which only answers queries but in
            # practice 'quiet' does not answer some queries like 'show
            # serial'.
            self._serial.write(b"talk usual\r\n")
            self._serial.readlines()  # discard all pending lines

        # Empty command does nothing and returns nothing extra so we
        # use it to ensure this at least behaves like a Toptica iBeam.
        except microscope.DeviceError as e:
            raise microscope.InitialiseError(
                "Failed to confirm Toptica iBeam on %s" % (port)
            ) from e

        answer = self.command(b"show serial")
        if not answer.startswith(b"SN: "):
            raise microscope.DeviceError(
                "Failed to parse serial from %s" % answer
            )"got connection to Toptica iBeam %s", answer.decode())

    def command(self, command: bytes) -> bytes:
        """Run command and return answer after minimal validation.

        The output of a command has the format::


        The returned bytes only include `ANSWER` without its own final
        `\r\n`.  This means that the return value might be an empty
        array of bytes.
        # We expect to be on 'talk usual' mode without prompt so each
        # command will end with [OK] on its own line.
        with self._serial.lock:
            self._serial.write(command + b"\r\n")
            # An answer always starts with \r\n so there will be one
            # before [OK] even if this command is not a query.
            answer = self._serial.read_until(b"\r\n[OK]\r\n")

        if not answer.startswith(b"\r\n"):
            raise microscope.DeviceError(
                "answer to command %s does not start with CRLF."
                " This may be leftovers from a previous command:"
                " %s" % (command, answer)
        if not answer.endswith(b"\r\n[OK]\r\n"):
            raise microscope.DeviceError(
                "Command %s failed or failed to read answer: %s"
                % (command, answer)

        # If an error occurred, the answer still ends in [OK].  We
        # need to check if the second line (first line is \r\n) is an
        # error code with the format "%SYS-L-XXX, error description"
        # where L is the error level (I for Information, W for
        # Warning, E for Error, and F for Fatal), and XXX is the error
        # code number.
        if answer[2:7] == b"%SYS-" and answer[7] != ord(b"I"):
            # Errors of level I (information) should not raise an
            # exception since they can be replies to normal commands.
            raise microscope.DeviceError(
                "Command %s failed: %s" % (command, answer)

        # Exclude the first \r\n, the \r\n from a possible answer, and
        # the final [OK]\r\n
        return answer[2:-8]

    def laser_on(self) -> None:
        """Activate LD driver."""
        self.command(b"laser on")

    def laser_off(self) -> None:
        """Deactivate LD driver."""
        self.command(b"laser off")

    def set_normal_channel_power(self, power: float) -> None:
        """Set power in mW for channel 2 (normal operating level channel).

        We don't have channel number as an argument because we only
        want to be setting the power via channel 2 (channel 1 is the
        bias and we haven't seen a laser with a channel 3 yet).
        self.command(b"channel 2 power %f" % power)

    def show_power_uW(self) -> float:
        """Returns actual laser power in µW."""
        answer = self.command(b"show power")
        if not answer.startswith(b"PIC  = ") and not answer.endswith(b" uW  "):
            raise microscope.DeviceError(
                "failed to parse power from answer: %s" % answer
        return float(answer[7:-5])

    def status_laser(self) -> bytes:
        """Returns actual status of the LD driver (ON or OFF)."""
        return self.command(b"status laser")

    def show_max_power(self) -> float:
        # There should be a cleaner way to get these, right?  We can
        # query the current limits (mA) but how do we go from there to
        # the power limits (mW)?
        table = self.command(b"show satellite")
        value = _get_table_value(table, key=b"Pmax")
        if not value.endswith(b" mW"):
            raise microscope.DeviceError(
                "failed to parse power from %s" % value
        return float(value[:-3])

[docs]class TopticaiBeam( microscope._utils.OnlyTriggersBulbOnSoftwareMixin,, ): """Toptica iBeam smart laser. Control of laser power is performed by setting the power level on the normal channel (#2) only. The bias channel (#1) is left unmodified and so defines the lowest level power. """ def __init__(self, port: str, **kwargs) -> None: super().__init__(**kwargs) self._conn = _iBeamConnection(port) # The Toptica iBeam has up to five operation modes, named # "channels" on the documentation. Only the first three # channels have any sort of documentation: # # Ch 1: bias level channel # Ch 2: normal operating level channel # Ch 3: only used at high-power models # # We haven't come across a laser with a channel 3 so we are # ignoring it until then. So we just leave the bias channel # (1) alone and control power via the normal channel (2). self._max_power = self._conn.show_max_power() def _do_shutdown(self) -> None: pass
[docs] def get_status(self) -> typing.List[str]: status: typing.List[str] = [] return status
[docs] def enable(self) -> None: self._conn.laser_on()
[docs] def disable(self) -> None: self._conn.laser_off()
[docs] def get_is_on(self) -> bool: state = self._conn.status_laser() if state == b"ON": return True elif state == b"OFF": return False else: raise microscope.DeviceError( "Unexpected laser status: %s" % state.decode() )
def _get_max_power_mw(self) -> float: return self._max_power def _get_power_mw(self) -> float: return self._conn.show_power_uW() * (10 ** -3) def _set_power_mw(self, mw: float) -> None: self._conn.set_normal_channel_power(mw) def _do_set_power(self, power: float) -> None: self._set_power_mw(power * self._get_max_power_mw()) def _do_get_power(self) -> float: return self._get_power_mw() / self._get_max_power_mw()