The Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) is an oceanographic research group developing new technologies to explore understand the mysteries of the deep sea. Lasers and high-speed cameras are leveraged in studying midwater animals during feeding and swimming, working to comprehend the biomechanics and fluid dynamics of these creatures.
Photonic Array Device Assembly
PI’s Fast Multichannel Photonic Alignment (FMPA) technology was introduced in 2016. It quickly amassed prestigious honors like the R&D 100 Award and the Lightwave Innovations Award for its revolutionary ability to perform multiple alignment processes in parallel. Download the case study for the full story.
The Complete Guidebook On Thermal Screening For Elevated Skin Temperature
Infrared thermography, especially with the use of an infrared camera, can detect elevated skin temperatures, which may indicate the presence of a fever. This method offers a vital tool in screening travelers, hospital patients and visitors, warehouse workers, customers, and more.
Utilizing High-Speed 3-D Thermography
A new camera system developed by researchers at the Frauhofer IOF in Jena is designed for the 3-D detection of objects with two high-speed, high-resolution, monochrome cameras and a GOBO projector.
Physical Vapor Deposition – Sputtering vs. Electron Beam Evaporation
Physical Vapor Deposition (PVD) is a family of processes that is used to deposit layers of atoms or molecules from the vapor phase onto a solid substrate in a vacuum chamber. Two very common types of processes used are Sputtering and Electron Beam Evaporation, which are described in this article.
FLIR offers the new T1K series of portable, high-speed, high definition infrared cameras for applications requiring the highest resolution and sensitivity possible in a flexible, battery-powered handheld package. The FLIR T1010 and T1020 stream lossless radiometric imagery at 30 Hz, or up to 240 Hz with windowing through the optional High Speed Interface (HSI).
Fused Fiber Optic Components: Single-Mode Couplers
Applied in many fields, including avionic and space communications, biomedical instrumentation, fiber laser systems, industrial micromachining, interferometry, LIDAR, medical diagnostics, optical coherence tomography (OCT), sensing, and telecommunications, G&H's Single-Mode Couplers play a vital role in aligning and marrying individual cable fibers.
Compact LWIR HD Thermal Camera: FLIR A8580 SLS
FLIR offers the FLIR A8580 SLS high definition thermal camera designed with best-in-class imagery for industrial, military, and manufacturing R&D applications. The LWIR camera includes a 1.3 MP strained layer superlattice (SLS) detector for capturing sharp images and a 4-position warm filter wheel that permits the measurement of temperatures up to 3,000°C.
Laser White Light Sources
LASER COMPONENTS delivers the LaserLight SMD as the world’s first high luminance, laser white light emitter in a compact 7 mm SMD package. The light emitter offers unique performance in low divergence and waveguide delivery for medical, biomedical, machine vision, and specialty illumination applications.
High Accuracy Laser Power Meters
Gentec-EO offers a wide range of high accuracy laser power meters suitable for applications that require a precision measurement, from industrial to medical and even scientific uses.
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Ophir offers the new Ophir® Ariel, a self-contained, ultra-compact laser power meter for measuring high-power industrial lasers up to 8KW. Read more.
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Princeton Infrared Technologies Announces $1M Award9/23/2021
Princeton Infrared Technologies announces $1M award from Air Force Armament Directorate to develop uncooled SWIR camera integrated with BAE Systems’ open seeker architecture for advanced precision targeting.
New Ophir® Laser Power Sensor Measures High Repetition Rate, Short Pulse Industrial Lasers9/17/2021
MKS Instruments, Inc., a global provider of technologies that enable advanced processes and improve productivity, has announced the Ophir® F80(120)A-CM-17, a state-of-the-art thermal sensor for measuring high repetition rate lasers with very short pulses in the nano, pico, and femto second ranges.
Opto Diode Introduces 2-Stage, Cooled Infrared Detector9/17/2021
Opto Diode Corporation, an ITW company, introduces the BXT2S-68TE, a thermoelectrically-cooled (TEC), two-stage infrared (IR) detector developed for gas analysis, emissions monitoring, and process control.
Video: G&H PDR Product Presentation
In this short video, G&H presents the polarization diverse receiver (PDR) for OCT, with an overview of its features and benefits and how it integrates into an OCT system.
Video: Image Cytometry
Image cytometry is an emerging technique that uses digital images to characterize individual cells flowing at high-speeds through microchannels. These images can be used purely for characterization purposes, to inform upon real-time decision making, or for generating statistics on large populations of cells.
Learn How To Use Ariel, Ophir’s "All In One" Sensor
Learn how to use the Ariel, Ophir’s new ultra-compact "All in One" sensor for measuring high power industrial lasers up to 8KW.
Fast Focus Stage For SR Microscopy
This fast, ultra-precise nano-focusing Z-stage with voice coil motor enables faster and higher precision objective focusing, leading to advancements in high resolution 2 photon fluorescence microscopy, image stack acquisition, genome sequencing, digital slide scanning and deep tissue analysis.
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