Optics & Photonics

Optics & Photonics

Diode Pumped Solid State Lasers have small form factor design.

December 19, 2014

Designed for 24/7 cleanroom fabs and portable environmentally challenged applications, 6 in. long and 2.5 lb Jewel Lasers feature sealed housing with conductively cooled thermal management system that eliminates need for external fans and water cooling. USB or optional Bluetooth® interface is available, and swappable resonator reduces downtime and production expense. Design allows integration onto gantry in cleanroom or into battery-operated portable systems. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Electronic Components & Devices

Automotive-Grade PIN Photodiodes have 7.5 mm² sensitive area.

December 19, 2014

High-speed silicon PIN photodiodes VEMD5010X01 and VEMD5110X01 come in top-view, SMT packages measuring 5 x 4 x 0.9 mm. For detection of visible and NIR radiation, VEMD5010X01's free cavity is filled with clear epoxy for 430–1,100 nm sensitivity range. For 790–1,050 nm IR applications, VEMD5110X01 utilizes black daylight filtering epoxy and is matched with 850–940 nm IR emitters. Both are AEC-Q101-qualified devices with reverse light current of 48 µA and dark current of 2 nA. Read More

Vision Systems, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics

Rugged IP Camera supports mission critical surveillance.

December 19, 2014

Engineered to withstand -40 to 167° F temperature range without cooling fan, Moxa VPort™ 56-2MP is tailored for long-distance remote site monitoring and harsh industrial locations. Full HD 1080p IP zoom camera can be transformed into IP positioning system with PTZ capability and 2-way audio using optional built-in fiber interface and PT scanner accessory. In addition to 3D Digital-Noise Reduction and 10x optical zoom/16x digital zoom, camera includes Sense Up ICR and image stabilizer technology. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics

Video Inspection Systems feature leak-proof design.

December 19, 2014

With Wet/Dry Video Inspection Systems, users can inspect inaccessible or hazardous areas to identify and diagnose hidden problems without disassembly or teardown. IP67-rated probes, grips, and monitors are guaranteed leak-proof to depth of 1 m. Available in non-recording and recording models, scopes feature 3.5 in. LCD monitor with ability to flip still image or video 180° or zoom up to 4X. Recording models save time- and date-stamped inspection video clips and photos on included memory card. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Video Borescope captures tiny defects.

December 19, 2014

Ergonomic and battery-powered, Orion Video Borescope includes high-resolution camera head and variety of imaging options, including grid, mirror functions, and zoom in/zoom out. CMOS camera chip captures tiny defects and transports images to integrated 3.5 in. digital LCD monitor with 720 x 640 resolution. Interchangeable probes, ranging from 4–10 mm in diameter, can be used with optional mirrors for inspection at 70, 90, or 110° angles. All data can be saved to included 4 GB SD memory card. Read More

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