Optics & Photonics

Optics & Photonics, Electronic Components & Devices

Responsivity-Optimized Photodiode features 331 mm² active area.

December 18, 2014

Able to detect energy from extreme UV wavelengths of 1–1,000 nm, SXUV300C features 22.05 x 15.85 mm active area. This offers sizable surface for reflective scatter measurements of high-powered UV lasers. Providing stable responsivity even after prolonged exposure to high-powered UV radiation, product comes in windowless package that enables responsivity to 1 nm and is suited for use in new or existing, high-powered UV laser-monitoring systems. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Plug-and-PLay PTZ Camera incorporates USB 3.0 and DVI interfaces.

December 17, 2014

Compatible with video collaboration, UC, and multimedia streaming applications, UNITE™ professional-grade, high-resolution (1080p60) camera can connect directly to PC/laptop via USB 3.0 or traditional video devices through DVI. Choice of standard, soft, or vivid picture modes and multiple white balance modes accommodate different users in changing environments. Along with 128 presets, features include wide angle lens, 12x optical zoom, auto focus, and flexible installation options. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

CMOS Image Sensor delivers 1080p HDR video for security cameras.

December 17, 2014

Supplied in 80-pin, 10 x 10 mm iBGA package, AR0230CS combines low-light capabilities with NIR performance and offers 1080p video from 1/2.7 in., 2.1 MP CMOS sensor with integrated 105 dB HDR support. Motion compensation, advanced local tone mapping, and digital lateral overflow minimize motion artifacts and enhance HDR color reproduction. Enabling capture of HD 1080p video data at 60 fps, sensor also features interleaved T1/T2 output and dual-conversion gain 3.0 µm DR-Pix™ pixel technology. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Stereo Zoom Microscopes feature high magnification ranges.

December 11, 2014

Binocular and trinocular models have 15x eyepieces to achieve 21x–135x continuous zoom magnification at working distance of 3.3 in. With optional 20x eyepiece, magnification from 28x–180x is possible. Eyepieces, set at 45° angle, have interpupillary distance adjustment, and each eyepiece tube also has diopter adjustment. Customizable or available as complete system, microscopes feature click-stop zoom adjustments and multi-coated optics. Trinocular body adds one-touch fine focus adjustment. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Network Video Recorder supports up to 9 security cameras.

December 10, 2014

Featuring HDMI output for 1080p monitors, mydlink® DNR-312L NVR allows users to keep close eye on their businesses locally with mouse and HD monitor, or remotely with phone, tablet, or PC. Users can view, record, and play back footage from all 9 cameras simultaneously. With plug-and-play configuration, DNR-312L automatically finds and records video and audio from D-Link network cameras and can be set to record continuously, on schedule, or based on motion. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Fiber Enclosures maximize scalability in data center.

December 10, 2014

Available in 1U, 2U, and 4U configurations, H+ Fiber Enclosures provide 72, 144, and 288 duplex LC ports, respectively. Units feature sliding trays, each housing 4 separate modules with 6 LC duplex ports. This functionality enables data center managers to take modular and scalable approach to designing cable infrastructures based on specific needs of organizations. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Interferometer Mirrors provide 99.8+% reflectivity. .

December 10, 2014

Providing greater than 99.8% reflectivity for S and P polarization, Gires-Tournois Interferometer Mirrors are optical standing wave-resonators that are primarily used in chirping applications such as pulse compression. Units use partially reflective front surface and highly reflective back surface to generate chromatic dispersion. Available in 4 RoHS-compliant, 25.4 mm diameter models in wavelengths from 780–820 nm and 1020–1060 nm, mirrors feature group delay dispersion from -250 to -600 fs². Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Precision LDF Cleavers handle 80-1,250 µm dia fibers.

December 9, 2014

Designed for fusion splicing and glass processing preparation, CT-105/-106 feature precision large diameter fiber (LDF) capability and can perform both flat and angled cleaves. For optimal and consistent results, features include programmable automatic clamp function, angle cleaving function, storage for up to 100 program modes, 20,000-cleave blade life with 125 µm dia cladding, and color LCD monitor. CT-106 handles precision angled cleaving with angles of 0° to 15°. Read More