PG&O News

  1. PG&O® Introduces Finished Infrared Optics For Biomedical, Military, And Industrial Applications
    12/5/2018

    Company will showcase finished infrared (IR) optical components and thin film filters for biomedical, industrial, and defense applications at SPIE BiOS booth #8346 and Photonics West booth #4883, Feb. 2 - 7, 2019, Moscone Center, San Francisco.

  2. PG&O® Provides Advanced Optics And Thin-Film Optical Coatings for Biomedical Applications
    12/19/2017

    Precision Glass & Optics (PG&O), provides optical thin film coatings and custom optical solutions for a wide variety of life science and biomedical applications. With the recently-announced installation of an in-situ optical monitoring and advanced rate control system, the company produces single- and multi-layered thin films with ultra-precision, up to 10x higher accuracy than previously available.

  3. PG&O® Enhances Optical Coating Capabilities With New, Advanced Monitoring System
    7/25/2017

    Precision Glass & Optics, announces the successful installation of a new optical monitoring system, the SL-2012A SpectraLock from Eddy Company. The advanced system provides in-situ optical monitoring and rate control to produce single and multi-layered thin films with ultra-precision and accuracy.

  4. PG&O® Provides Customized Optical Components For Avotec’s Real Eye Nano™
    3/14/2016

    Precision Glass & Optics recently announced the customization of two thin film optical components for a high-field magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) accessory. They developed the dielectric cold mirror and cylindrical prism mirror for the Real Eye Nano; an advanced visual presentation and eye-tracking system constructed of glass and plastic with a reduced size for operation in confined MRI spaces.

  5. PG&O® Delivers Optical Components For Laser Interferometric Gravitational Wave Observatory (LIGO) Project
    3/4/2016

    Precision Glass & Optics (PG&0) recently announced the successful collaboration with the Laser Interferometric Gravitational Wave Observatory (LIGO) team to develop and install specialty black glass plates that will be used to reduce noise, or unwanted electronic signals, in the observatory detectors. The two large interferometers are dedicated to the detection and measurement of cosmic gravitational waves for scientific research.

  6. PG&O Introduces Beamsplitter With 200:1 Extinction Ratio For High Power Laser Apps
    7/23/2014

    Precision Glass & Optics, global experts in optical manufacturing, customized optical solutions, and precision thin film coatings, introduces a new polarizing beamsplitter cube that splits up the S & P polarization of light with an extinction ratio of Tp/Ts 200:1 and higher.

  7. PG&O Introduces Full Line Of Optical Thin Film Coatings For Industrial Instrumentation
    1/13/2014

    Precision Glass & Optics, global experts in optical manufacturing, customized optical solutions, and precision thin film coatings, announces a line of precision optical thin film coatings for industrial applications.

  8. PG&O’s On-Demand Optical Fabrication Capabilities
    12/2/2013

    Precision Glass & Optics (PG&O), globalexperts in optical manufacturing, customized optical solutions, and precision thin film coatings, offers on-demand optical fabrication services to deliver turnkey optics for industrial, biomedical, defense, security, imaging, avionics, laser, digital cinema, and display applications.

  9. PG&O Offers Quick Turnkey Optical Solutions With Extensive In-Stock Glass Inventory
    10/8/2013

    Precision Glass & Optics (PG&O), global experts in optical manufacturing, precision thin film coatings, and customized optical solutions, offers an extensive variety of in-stock glass substrates, including the robust Schott Supremax 33, a rolled sheet borosilicate glass used for applications that require low thermal expansion, high thermal resistance, and low density (12 % lighter than soda lime glass). 

  10. PG&O® Provides Littrow Prisms For Laser Cavities & Other Optical Systems
    8/22/2013

    Precision Glass & Optics, global experts in optical manufacturing, precision thin film coatings, and customized optical solutions, announces a line of Littrow dispersion prisms for laser cavities and other optical systems, such as spectrographs.