Lenses News

  1. ‘Cloaking’ Device Uses Ordinary Lenses To Hide Objects Across Range Of Angles
    9/25/2014

    Inspired perhaps by Harry Potter’s invisibility cloak, scientists have recently developed several ways—some simple and some involving new technologies—to hide objects from view.

  2. TECHSPEC Germanium Meniscus Lenses Provide Superior Spherical Correction
    6/17/2014

    Edmund Optics (EO), the premier provider of optical components, introduces its new TECHSPEC Germanium Meniscus Lenses.

  3. Umicore Launches New Affordable Lenses For Night Vision
    5/6/2014

    Umicore is launching two new revolutionary infrared lenses at the SPIE DSS exhibition in Baltimore, USA this year.

  4. Liquid Crystal 'Flowers' Into Lenses
    12/24/2013

    A 3-D, liquid-crystal array shaped like a flower can be used as a lens similar to an insect’s compound eye, a team of material scientists, chemical engineers and physicists has found.

  5. Bubbles Are The New Lenses For Nanoscale Light Beams
    8/9/2013

    Bending light beams to your whim sounds like a job for a wizard or an a complex array of bulky mirrors, lenses and prisms, but a few tiny liquid bubbles may be all that is necessary to open the doors for next-generation, high-speed circuits and displays, according to Penn State researchers.

  6. Schneider Optics Presents New Cinegon, Xenoplan And Tele-Xenar, P-Iris C-Mount Lenses
    1/15/2013

    Schneider Optics introduces 16 new motorized versions of Schneider-Kreuznach’s Cinegon, Xenoplan and Tele-Xenar Compact C-Mount lenses. These high quality lenses have been fitted with industrial P-Iris stepper motors for digital control.

  7. New Xenon-Ruby Lenses Ideal For Industrial Applications
    1/9/2013

    Schneider Optics presents new, lightweight and cost-efficient Xenon-Ruby C-mount lenses from Schneider Optics.

  8. TECHSPEC Hypercentric Lenses Ideal For Component Inspection
    10/17/2012

    Edmund Optics (EO), the premier provider of optical components, introduces new TECHSPEC Hypercentric Lenses. These precision lenses, also called pericentric lenses, are ideally suited for inspecting parts and components in a wide variety of machine vision applications.

  9. Lenses For Demanding Machine Vision Applications
    8/20/2012

    At the forthcoming VISION 2012 exhibition in Stuttgart (6-8th November 2012) - engineers from Resolve Optics Ltd. will be on-hand to discuss with machine vision camera suppliers and system integrators the opportunity, through a custom lens design, to benefit from the full performance of their camera or sensor system.

  10. Xenon-Sapphire: New 16k Line Scan Lenses From Schneider
    7/6/2012

    The new Xenon-Sapphire special lens series is designed for the highest requirements of web and surface inspections, and is the first choice for FPD and PCB inspection systems.