Optics & Photonics

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Spectrophotometer offers wavelength range of 185-3,300 nm.

November 28, 2014

Equipped with 3 detectors, UV-3600 Plus UV-VIS-NIR Spectrophotometer utilizes photomultiplier tube for UV and visible regions, and InGaAs and cooled PbS detectors for near-infrared regions. Instrument's double monochromator makes it possible to attain ultra-low stray light level of 0.00005% max at 340 nm. Multi-purpose, large-sample compartment and integrating sphere options enable high-sensitivity measurement of solid samples. Absolute specular reflectance accessories are available. Read More

Vision Systems, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics

Outdoor Wi-Fi IP Camera offers full 1080p HD streaming video.

November 26, 2014

With 2 MP, 1/2.8 in. CMOS sensor and 128° field of view, SmartCam HD Outdoor enables users to monitor wide perspective of daytime and nighttime outdoor activity via website or mobile device. Dual component design allows IP66 weather-resistant camera and lens to be placed outside while Wi-Fi module and power supply are placed inside, connected by cable. Equipped with infrared LEDs, camera provides 50 ft range in night vision mode. Built-in microSD memory card slot allows for secure video storage. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

HD Infrared Cameras offer 8 lens options.

November 26, 2014

Comprising Model TiX1000 with 1024 x 768 resolution and Models TiX660/TiX640 with 640 x 480 resolution, Fluke® TiX Series captures accurate measurements from targets that are challenging, dangerous, or moving fast. SuperResolution mode on TiX1000 and TiX660 increases image resolution to 3.1 and 1.2 million pixels, respectively, when viewed in SmartView® software. EverSharp multifocal recording mode utilizes focus motor to capture multiple images from varying focal distances with push of button. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Compact Infrared Cameras provide 2% accuracy.

November 26, 2014

With temperature range of -4 to 482°F, OSXL-EX Series provides thermal, visible, and MSX® imaging on color LCD. MSX thermal images clearly reveal problems from sources of energy loss, moisture intrusion, and structural issues as well as overheating electrical and mechanical equipment. Powered by swappable Li-Ion battery with 4-hour life, cameras feature picture-in-picture images, spot measurement mode, and simultaneous storage of IR/Visual/MSX images. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Photodiode offers 5 mm² active area in quadrant configuration.

November 25, 2014

Resistant to radiation damage from UV lasers, SXUVPS4 multi-element detector can withstand 4 days of exposure to 10 eV 1016 photons/cm² without degradation in responsivity. Photodiodes, supplied in TO-5 package that facilitates integration into new or existing systems, provide 0.125–0.02 A/W over 10–200 nm wavelength range. Circular detection surface is optimized for precise alignment of lasers with 4 elements, each offering 1.25 mm² active area. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Flying 4K Camera offers midair transformation.

November 24, 2014

Designed for aerial use, Inspire 1 integrates wireless HD transmitter and comes with mobile app for both iOS and Android devices, broadcasting 1080p video at distances of 1.7 km. With touch of button, Inspire 1 takes off and transforms itself into V position, allowing pilots to capture images from any angle. Platform stabilizes itself using downward facing Optical Flow camera that uses stereoscopic image of ground to ensure it does not drift, even when flying indoors or without GPS. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Beam Transformation Systems support 600-1,600 nm wavelengths.

November 24, 2014

Available with pitches of 200, 400, and 500 µm, Beam Transformation Systems bundle and symmetrize asymmetrical laser beams generated by diode laser bars and mini bars. Residual divergence ranging from 12 to under 5.0 ensures high beam quality. To achieve best possible performance for specific application, systems use 4 Fast Axis Collimators that have been optimized for short focal lengths. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Automotive Image Recognition Processors aid ADAS implementation.

November 24, 2014

Supporting diverse Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) capabilities, TMPV7608XBG integrates 2 CoHOG accelerators that provide image recognition even in low-light and nighttime conditions. Nighttime pedestrian detection is made possible via color-based gradient analysis of images supplied by multiple full HD (2 MP) connected cameras, and structure-from-motion accelerator enables 3D reconstruction using input stream of monocular camera for detection of stationary obstacles on road surface. Read More