Optics & Photonics

Optics & Photonics

Small Glass Optics enhance Chips on Board capabilities.

January 29, 2015

Designed to handle Type I–V lighting distribution fixtures, small optic prisms are intended for use with Chips on Board (COBs) and can help improve direction of light. These products, available as various forms of convex lenses and sophisticated prisms, exhibit increased tolerance for interior heat created by COB and feature dimensions that help decrease fixture size. Read More

Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

Precision Molded IR Lenses are used in SWIR to LWIR range.

January 26, 2015

Manufactured from chalcogenide glasses, Precision Molded Infrared Optics offer transparency from SWIR to LWIR with optimized thermo-optic properties. Centered and antireflective coated lenses are available as well as single- and double-sided aspherical lenses, up to 30 mm in size. Diffractive optical elements pressed directly onto lens surface helps achieve necessary color correction and athermalization. Read More

Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics, Robotics

DSLM Camera combines selfie functions and professional features.

January 26, 2015

Incorporating 16.00 MP Digital Live MOS Sensor and Venus Engine, DMC-GF7 Wi-Fi®-enabled Digital Single Lens Mirrorless (DSLM) camera provides ISO to 25,600 and Contrast AF System that exchanges digital signal between camera and lens at 240 fps max. Rear monitor, which consists of 3.0 in. 1,040K-dot touchscreen LCD, tilts up to ~180° and automatically puts camera into Self Shot Mode. Users can also capture full HD 1920 x 1080, 60p video recording in AVCHD progressive and MP4 with stereo sound. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Spectrum Analyzer facilitates in-field measurement and viewing.

January 23, 2015

Able to cover North American and world standards, TE-3000 Advanced Spectrum Analyzer features color TV/SAT meter, meets HD requirements, and is compatible with analog, digital (DVB) satellite standard. This field test instrument, suited for terrestrial and satellite applications, features panoramic, 7 in., bright display that lets user monitor decoded picture and view several measurements simultaneously. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics

Deep UV Luminescence Spectrophotometer extends research abilities.

January 23, 2015

Used for characterization of spectral measurements from vacuum ultraviolet (VUV) to NIR, VUV universal spectrophotometer can measure reflectance, transmission, and fluorescence emission over its complete working range of 120 nm to 2.2 microns. Test system includes sample chamber with toroidal optics, can operate purged or under vacuum, and interfaces to cryogenic and heated sample mounts. Other features include auxiliary ports in sample area and interchangeable 5-position sample holders. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Optical Kit Style Linear Encoder suits motion applications.

January 23, 2015

Measuring 36 x 13.5 x 14.8 mm, MS 15 provides 40 micron grating pitch on 8 mm wide steel tape carrier that has double-stick backing for direct mounting to machine axis. Measuring tape, which comes with accuracies of ±5 or ±15 microns/m and in lengths to 20 m, lets users choose reference mark (printed every 50 mm). Available with 1 Vp-p analog output or digital TTL output with resolution down to 100 nm, reader head features built-in online compensation and can achieve up to 10 mps velocity. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Thermal Imaging Cameras feature weatherproof enclosure.

January 22, 2015

Housed in ruggedized, flame-retardant ABS plastic, FLIR AX5 Weatherproof Series is suited for monitoring assembly lines, automated machinery, and electrical equipment in extreme environments. Compact IP thermography cameras are GigE Vision™ and GenICam™ compliant and can record radiometric data using FLIR Tool Plus software. Units feature 30 and 60 Hz options, weatherproof RJ45 Ethernet connector, and Power over Ethernet injector. Read More

Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

IP Cameras and NVR target entrance applications.

January 22, 2015

Able to monitor entrances with challenging lighting 24/7, IP Camera models include varifocal bullet, varifocal vandal dome, and fixed lens dome versions that offer full 1080p HD resolution at up to 60 ips, true WDR (120 dB), corridor mode, and IR illumination. Triple streaming and built-in PoE are also standard. Also available, XNR44P PoE-capable NVR automatically discovers and displays cameras. Ability to set camera video streams from NVR's menus negates need of laptop for commissioning. Read More