Optics and lasers

Optical components and measurement systems, as well as different types of lasers for a full range of research and commercial applications.


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Thermal Camera for Electronics Development and Testing weblink

FLIR Systems 4 Jul 2017

The FLIR ETS320 combines a high-sensitivity thermal camera – engineered for imaging PCBs and other electronics – with an adjustable, hands-free table stand enabling consistent, non-contact thermal testing.


AbsoluteLambda™: precision frequency control for C-WAVE, the CW tunable laser

Cobolt AB 22 Jun 2017

HÜBNER Photonics announces a new feature of ultimate wavelength control, called AbsoluteLambda™, on its award winning C-WAVE CW tunable laser.

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PET Imaging - G8 PET/CT: High resolution imaging at your benchtop

PerkinElmer 11 Jan 2017

The G8 PET/CT delivers high sensitivity (14%) PET scanning integrated with a sub-minute, low dose microCT, in a benchtop format.

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MicroCT Imaging – Quantum GX: Low-dose, high-speed and high-resolution CT in one system

PerkinElmer 10 Jan 2017

The Quantum GX microCT multispecies imaging system provides high-resolution images at an X-ray dose low enough to enable true longitudinal imaging capability.

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High Power QCW Green Fiber Lasers

IPG Photonics 6 Jan 2017

Green fiber lasers offer unprecedented single-mode power in compact and efficient package

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Fiber laser micromachining in high-volume manufacturing

IPG Photonics 2 Dec 2016

High beam quality allows for small spots

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Hiden introduce all-new ultra-high performance quadrupole MS weblink

Hiden Analytical Limited 18 Jul 2016

The Hiden announce the introduction of the all-new DLS-20 mass spectrometer, setting a new performance standard for high resolution quadrupole systems.

New products from Cobolt: 561 nm DPL, mini Q-switched lasers

Cobolt AB 11 Jul 2016

Modulatable 561 nm & 532 nm DPLs, compact OEM Q-switched lasers and a new white paper on gas sensing.


MvBlueGEMINI Smart Camera starter kits offer the perfect solution for Machine Vision developers

ALRAD Imaging 28 Jun 2016

The mvBlueGEMINI kits include all components for developing your Machine Vision applications

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Zaber's New Motorized Filter Wheels with Built-in Controllers and Motor Encoders weblink

Zaber Technologies 2 Jun 2016

Zaber’s new filter wheel (X-FWR-E) has a built-in controller, a low-profile, high speed filter changes of 57 ms, and holds 7 or 10 optics.



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ULO Optics continues its growth strategy by appointing a new Business Development Manager

ULO Optics LTD 19 Jul 2017

As part of ULO Optics commitment to a program of growth through diversification they have recently announced a new addition to their team


A brief guide to IR optical materials

Crystran Ltd 17 Jul 2017

Welcome to part 2 of Crystran’s guide to optical materials, where we will be focusing on longer wave IR crystals. When selecting materials for optical applications outside the visible spectrum, there are many different factors to consider.


A brief guide to UV – Visible – Near IR optical materials

Crystran Ltd 17 Jul 2017

When selecting materials for optical applications outside the visible spectrum, there are many different factors to consider.


Crystran Newsletter March 2017

Crystran Ltd 17 Jul 2017

A guide to selecting CaF2 grades


Crystran Newsletter November 2016 Surface Analysis

Crystran Ltd 17 Jul 2017

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Crystran Newsletter July 2016 - Metrology

Crystran Ltd 17 Jul 2017

The world of optics can often be very confusing with many different ways of specifying a single parameter. We at Crystran strive to stay on top of the latest measuring techniques and methods of testing for all the optics that we supply.

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Park Systems, World-Leader in Atomic Force Microscopes Invites Semicon West Attendees and Customers to Annual Semicon West AFM Luncheon weblink

Park Systems 11 Jul 2017

Park Systems, a leader in Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) since 1997 is hosting a free AFM Luncheon at the link: http://www.parkafm.com/luncheon for all SEMICON West attendees and Park customers on July 11, 2017 from 12-2pm at the Thirsty Bear Brewing Company.

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High Speed Infrared Detectors Aid Ballistic Testing weblink

FLIR Systems 11 Jul 2017

FLIR Systems has published a technical article that discusses the benefits of next-generation ROIC and detector material technologies and how they are pushing the boundaries on high-speed thermal imaging of ballistic testing.

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Physics World July 2017

IOP Publishing 3 Jul 2017

Special issue: Our hazardous planetVolcanoes, earthquakes, tornadoes and forest fires: how physicists are tackling some of the Earth’s worst dangers

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Meet NYFORS at LASER World of PHOTONICS weblink

Nyfors Teknologi AB 22 Jun 2017

June 26-29, 2017, Messe München, Germany

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