Featured Videos

  1. Tutorial On Beam Propagation Analysis
    2/7/2019

    In this video, John McCauley from Ophir Photonics walks through a brief tutorial on beam propagation analysis for high powered lasers with the BeamWatch system.

  2. The Growth Of LiDAR For Autonomous Vehicles
    2/7/2019

    What is a steering wheel? This might not be such an odd question for drivers in the near future. As autonomous vehicles begin to dominate our roads, LiDAR will be an important technology that will allow them to navigate and respond in a safe manner.

  3. Tips For Selecting An Infrared Camera For Research And Development Applications
    2/6/2019

    There are arguably countless types of infrared cameras on the market that can be used in research science applications. So how do you go about choosing the best one for you? Jerry Beeney of FLIR Research & Science discusses some important considerations in the decision process for choosing a camera including temperature, speed and distance requirements.

  4. FLIR Introduces The New SWIR Camera With InGaAs Detector
    2/6/2019

    Jerry Beeney of FLIR Research & Science introduces the new A6200 SWIR camera with a built in InGaAs Detector for many applications including laser beam profiling, industrial, and other unique uses like imaging through paint and printed currencies.

  5. Introducing LaserLight: The First Commercial Solid-State, Highly Directional Laser White Light Source
    2/6/2019

    At the Laser Components booth at Photonics West 2019, Julian Carey of SLD Laser introduces LaserLight, the first commercial solid-state, highly directional laser white light source with a luminance up to 100X better than LED luminaire devices.

  6. Available Canon CMOS Sensors For A Wide Range Of Imaging Applications
    2/6/2019

    Michael Simmons of Canon USA Imaging Solutions Group introduces four of their CMOS sensors available for a variety of imaging applications ranging from astronomy to the scanning of ancient artifacts.

  7. Benefits Of Using Visible To Near Infrared Specialized Sensors
    2/6/2019

    At Photonics West 2019, Michael Simmons from Canon USA Imaging Solutions Group walks us through the use and benefits of CMOS sensors designed to capture both visible and NIR wavelengths at the same time.

  8. Why Use System On Modules (SOMs) In Embedded Systems?
    2/6/2019

    This afternoon we visited the Critical Link booth on the floor at Photonics West 2019 to learn about the benefits of using a System on Module (SOM) in embedded systems.

  9. PG&O Expanded IR Optical Materials And Capabilities
    2/6/2019

    PG&O introduces new IR optical products and capabilities at Photonics West 2019. These new materials are composed of finished infrared optical components and current with potential applications in biomedical, night vision, military/defense, etc. markets.

  10. Introducing Opto Diode’s New UVLEDs
    2/6/2019

    Here at the Photonics West 2019, Opto Diode introduces their two new Ultraviolet LEDs, the OD-265-001 and the OD-280-001, that were developed to keep up with customer demands in the shortage of LED manufacturers.