Optics & Photonics

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Stainless Steel IP Cameras withstand challenging environments.

September 12, 2016

Supplied in IP68-rated enclosures that withstand water and chemical wash down processes, Models MZ-HD34-1 and MZ-HD34-2 enable manufacturers to monitor operations and worker activity in areas that are regularly sanitized. Both video cameras include 3X motorized zoom lens and support multiple streams and resolutions in MJPEG or H.264 codecs. Powered over Ethernet, Model MZ-HD34-1 is housed in fixed, stainless steel dome, while Model MZ-HD34-2 is housed in fixed, stainless steel bullet enclosure.
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Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Mitsubishi's Newest Fiber Lasers and 135 Ton BH Hybrid Press Brake with Videre Highlighted in MC Machinery Systems' FABTECH Booth #C39033

September 9, 2016

Wood Dale, IL – Don’t miss the latest machines MC Machinery Systems, Inc. has to offer by visiting booth #C39033 at this year’s FABTECH conference. Held November 16-18, 2016 in Las Vegas, MC Machinery will display laser processing systems, press breaks and more. New Additions to the Mitsubishi Zoom Fiber Laser Lineup—The eX-F Series with 8kW and the 6kW 6030 XLF eX-F Series with... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Laser Line Generator serve precision machine vision applications.

September 9, 2016

Enabling detection of smaller features in machine vision applications based on triangulation, StingRay µFocus (Micro Focus) lasers achieve focused linewidths as small as 20 µm. Modules are based on laser diode technology and available in wavelengths of 520, 660, 785, and 830 nm at power levels of up to 200 mW. Along with line intensity uniformity of ±5% that promotes measurement speed and dimensional accuracy, features include dynamic line balancing and internal health monitor.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Blue Thunder and Dazor Team to Offer Lighting and Magnification Solutions

September 8, 2016

Blue Thunder will offer an extensive line of industry-leading lighting and magnification solutions including lighted magnifiers, digital magnifiers and LED task lighting. Dazor’s lighting and magnifying lamps are trusted worldwide by a variety of industries including electronics assembly, industrial, laboratory, medical, and more. The addition of Dazor lighting and magnification line... Read More

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

Keysight Technologies to Demonstrate Advance Communication Test and Measurement Solutions at ECOC 2016

September 8, 2016

400Gb/s Solutions Include Generation and Analyses of Coherent Optical Modulated Signals Required for Next-Generation Networking Highlights:

  • Keysight will show new modulations techniques, such as PAM-4, that simplify accurate receiver testing for 400GbE devices
  • Keysight will show new and enhanced solutions for creating better designs, making validation easier, and... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Fiber Transmitters and Receivers support end-to-end HDCP 2.2.

September 8, 2016

Comprised of 4K/60 fiber transmitter and receiver endpoints in both box and card-based options, DigitalMedia™ Series delivers full DM® 4K/60 support, end-to-end HDCP 2.2 support, support for all IT industry-standard fiber types, flexibility to adapt to changes in fiber types, and local HDMI® switching. DMF-CI-8 DigitalMedia Fiber Card Chassis, serving as power supply and consolidation point, accommodates up to eight 4K/60 fiber cards and is typically located near DM matrix switcher. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Scalable Platform supports high-resolution LiDAR.

September 8, 2016

Based on LeddarVu platform, Vu8 LiDAR Sensor Module uses fixed laser light source to provide accurate multi-target detection over 8 independent segments. Unit detects targets at up to 215 m and weighs just 75 g. LeddarVu's high tolerance to noise and interference means it remains unaffected by other sensors' signals, lighting conditions, and various weather conditions. Vu8 is suited for navigation and collision avoidance applications in driver-assisted, semi-autonomous, and autonomous vehicles. Read More

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

Rohde & Schwarz Test Solutions Help Define and Standardize 5G

September 7, 2016

COLUMBIA, Md. - Rohde Schwarz has enhanced its proven test solution platforms to include advanced capabilities that are facilitating the research, development and standardization of 5G. The fifth generation of mobile radio will open up new frequency bands for commercial wireless communications in the microwave and millimeter wave ranges to increase date rates on a massive scale. To implement... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Punch Laser Machine provides scratch-free processing.

September 1, 2016

Combining high speed solid-state laser processing with punching and forming technology, TruMatic 6000 fiber rapidly laser cuts, punches, forms, and engraves sheet metal up to 0.25 in. thick. Solid-state laser enables system to process non-ferrous metals, such as copper and brass, in addition to mild steel, stainless steel, and aluminum. TruDisk laser resonator increases process reliability since laser is impervious to back-reflections, and can be configured to share laser as part of Laser Network. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Miniature Through-Hole IR Receivers have 45 m transmission range.

August 30, 2016

Offered in 5 AGC versions for short and long burst codes, TSOP33xxx and TSOP53xxx series come in Minimold package and respectively provide sensitivity with typical irradiance down to 0.08 and 0.12 mW/m² at 0°. Minimold package also comes with F option for enhanced optical filter against out-of-band optical noise. Integration of photo detector, preamplifier circuit, and IR filter in 3-pin epoxy package simplifies designs. Supply voltage ranges from 2.5–5.5 V. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Socionext to Showcase Advanced Image and Sensor Technologies for Aerial Drones at InterDrone Show in Las Vegas Sep. 7-9

August 29, 2016

Robust, Single-Chip 24GHz Radar to be Featured at Booth 105 in Demonstrations of Imaging and Radar Solutions for Drone Applications SUNNYVALE, Calif. - Socionext America Inc., a leading total solutions provider for UAVs, will demonstrate its innovative IC technologies for drone applications at the annual International Drone Conference Exhibition at Paris Hotel in Las Vegas Sep. 7-9. In... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

ZEISS Highlights Latest Microscopy Innovations and Advancements at International Manufacturing Technology Show

August 29, 2016

Visit Booth # E-5502 for demonstrations of the newest microscope instruments for manufacturing applications ZEISS announces they will be showcasing the latest microscopy innovations and advancements at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), September 12-17, 2016, at McCormick Place, in Chicago, IL. ZEISS experts will be on hand at Booth # E-5502 to highlight and demonstrate... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Sapphire Windows Ideally Suited for Gimbaled Systems

August 26, 2016

Custom fabricated sapphire windows that are ideal for gimbaled systems which might be exposed to fast moving dirt, sand, salt water, and other particulates are available from Meller Optics, Inc. of Providence, RI. Meller Sapphire Windows feature Moh 9 hardness which is second only to diamond and can withstand pressures to 10,000 psi, depending upon thickness. Manufactured to customer... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Display & Presentation Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

OnSSI and Bosch Expand Partnership with Integration of Ocularis 5 and FLEXIDOME IP Panoramic Cameras

August 25, 2016

Delivers Wider Video Coverage and Superior Image Quality Pearl River, NY – Continuing to demonstrate the highest value and performance to customers with open-platform systems, OnSSI is expanding its technology partnership with Bosch Security Systems, Inc. to enable integration between Ocularis 5 Video Management System (VMS) and the new FLEXIDOME IP panoramic cameras. “The combination... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Ergonomic 120 kV S/TEM targets life and materials sciences.

August 25, 2016

Offering users access to scientific results regardless of experience, Talos™ L120C transmission/scanning transmission electron microscope (S/TEM) provides Hi-Res, 3D imaging and analysis capabilities. Automation and directed workflows foster facilitated adoption path and accelerate results without compromising performance. Along with ultra-stable optics, this 120 kV LaB6 S/TEM features MAPS™ software and Smartcam screening camera. Latter permits remote operation. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Multi-Sensor Transmitter suits diesel engine emissions testing.

August 24, 2016

With dew/frost point and temperature sensors on remote cables and barometric pressure sensor built into control module, DewTrak-DE measures environmental parameters at air intake of diesel engines for use in analysis during emissions testing. Analog and digital communications are standard. Able to be used in testing and research laboratories as well as in field for diverse equipment, instrument meets industry specifications for aforementioned measurements. Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Safety & Security Equipment

Duluth Casino Completes Comprehensive System Upgrade to IP with Implementation by North American Video

August 22, 2016

Phased IP Enhancement Integrates Surveillance, Security and Access Systems Brick, NJ – A recently completed upgrade to the video surveillance and security system at the Fond-du-Luth Casino in downtown Duluth, Minnesota has provided the casino with an advanced system that is now 100% IP. Designed and implemented by North American Video (NAV), deployment of the system coincided with... Read More

Optics & Photonics

DIY Modular Microscopy Platform accepts wide component range.

August 22, 2016

To construct imaging system tailored to specific applications, Cerna optomechanical platform can be combined with choice of optical, electronic, motion control, and vision parts. Throat depth of 7.74 in. maximizes working volume for sample apparatuses as well as working space around optical path. Each rail side incorporates 95 mm wide dovetail that mates directly with microscope modules, and circular dovetails provide compatibility with optical components. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Audio Transmitters offer indoor range of more than 100 ft.

August 19, 2016

Designed for SKAA wireless HiFi audio standard, Talisa features digital audio S/PDIF optical or coax input, while Akino has 3.5 mm analog audio input. Low latency transmitters work with iOS and Android mobile devices, Mac and Windows computers, TVs, and just about any product with line output or headphone jack. Both can send audio to up to 4 SKAA speakers, receivers, or headphones simultaneously with audio quality at 480 kbps. In addition, both do not require WiFi and have no internal battery. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Tektronix Begins Delivery of the IsoVu(TM) Optically Isolated Measurement System

August 18, 2016

IsoVu Technology Combines 1 GHz Bandwidth, Wide Common Mode Range, with Superior Common Mode Rejection to Make Previously Hidden Signals Visible BEAVERTON, Ore. - Tektronix, a leading worldwide provider of measurement solutions, today announced that the IsoVu™ Measurement System previewed earlier this year at the APEC 2016 show is now shipping and available for worldwide delivery to... Read More