Optics & Photonics

Optics & Photonics

Multileaf Collimator works with robotic system to aid treatment.

April 29, 2015

InCise™ Multileaf Collimator (MLC) is available on CyberKnife® M6™ System, which can be used to treat tumors anywhere in body. Maximizing dose to target while minimizing exposure to healthy tissue, robotic design enables physicians to find optimal angles for radiation to enter and exit body. Robotic design also enables system to adjust and automatically stay on target in real-time to account for patient and tumor motion. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Microscope delivers precision and repeatability.

April 28, 2015

Designed for inspection, analysis, and measurement in QC, QA, failure analysis, R&D, and forensics, Leica DVM6 tracks specific parameter values and saves them with image data. Reports and documentations can be generated by pressing one button. Along with integrated illumination options and PlanApo-corrected optics, features include tilting microscope head, 16:1 zoom range and choice of objectives that cover magnification range from 10x to 2,350x to resolve details down to size of 0.4 µm. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Access Control Barriers, Accessories protect device body.

April 28, 2015

Safety light curtains of Contrinex YCA 50-series are 24 Vdc, active optoelectronic devices available with 300 or 400 mm beam gap, configurable 1–15 m and 10–50 m operating distances, and 832–1,232 mm protective heights. Also available, 1,060–1,874 mm long, impact-resistant light curtain mirror columns of YXC-series deflect light curtains or access control barriers to provide multi-sided safeguarding of danger zones. Class 2 laser alignment tool with 50 m range is also available. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Digital Pathology Research Scanner supports various imaging modes.

April 27, 2015

Based on Leica DM600 B microscope, Aperio VERSA features optimized optical pathway and offers combination digital pathology research scanner for brightfield, fluorescence, and FISH imaging. Automation and optional 200 slide autoloader enable unsupervised batch processing, from low-magnification to high-resolution oil immersion scanning. Scanned slides can be accessed via Aperio eSlide Manager web or client viewers. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Totalizing Transmitter enables remote turbine meter monitoring.

April 27, 2015

Intended for installation on new or existing turbine meters or pulse devices, Rosemount® 705 wirelessly provides average flow rate and totalization in operator-configurable k-factor. Unit also delivers predictive diagnostics data to indicate instrument health and support proactive maintenance. Along with 1 sec updates, features include mounting capability up to 1 km away and ability to be configured to reset at unit or remotely via MODBUS, EtherNet/IP, or OPC from host system. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

LED Light Guide offers alternative to OLED panels.

April 23, 2015

Measuring 4 x 4 in., LED Light Guide is suited for wall and ceiling lighting, luminaires, and custom interior lighting in corporate, hospitality, and residential applications. Unit is typically edge lit from one or more sides using industry-standard LEDs, with small frame concealing LEDs in place. At 3.5 mm thick, light guide assembly provides efficiency of over 115 lm/W while producing up to 250 lm when fully powered. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics, Display & Presentation Equipment

Portable LED Stroboscope uses bright, high-powered LED lamps.

April 21, 2015

Designed for speed and frequency measurements in motion and vibration analysis, Series DT-326B comes in 8.2 x 2.8 x 2.4 in. ABS enclosure, uses LED array to provide bright, stable strobe light over measurement range, and operates for up to 12 hr on one charge of rechargeable lithium battery. Flash rate range is 60–120,000 fpm (1–2,000 Hz), and accuracy is 0.01% ±1 digit FS @ 77°F. CE-approved unit can also be AC powered and supports input signal flash delay from: 0–999 msec (0° to 359°). Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Communication Systems & Equipment

Cellular-Connected Base Station enables remote access, monitoring.

April 21, 2015

Supporting use anywhere in 3G coverage area, Mobile Base Station RTR-500MBS-A supports all Remote Units in RTR-500 Series and transmits data via mobile networks to T&D WebStorage Service. This enables data collection and monitoring without LAN or PCs and also allows data access, without necessitating server preparation, via smartphone/tablet browser. Along with GPS function for location info, solution also supports sending of warnings and alert notifications to mobile devices. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Spectrum Analyzers analyze wireless signals in real-time.

April 21, 2015

Available in ranges of 100 kHz to 8/18/27 GHz with 10 MHz or 100 RTBW (depending on model), RTSA7500 analyzes wireless signals in real-time (not progressively scanned) so users can see intermittent and frequency-hopped signals. Product uses display and processing power of attached PC and provides frequency controls, marker functions for tracking specific frequencies, and multi-trace functionality. Unit also offers real-time triggering for measuring such complex data signals as Wi-Fi and LTE. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

4K Ultra HD Zoom Lens suits broadcast applications.

April 20, 2015

Designed for 2/3 in. sensor, Model UA80x9 has 80x zoom and optical image stabilization, making it suitable for coverage of large-scale live events, such as concerts and sports. Lens covers focal lengths from 9 mm in wide angle to 720 mm in telephoto. Digital servo’s 16-bit encoding ensures that all lens data output—including position of zoom, iris, and focus—is accurate. Applied to lens, High Transmittance Electron Beam Coating optimizes transmission and color reproduction. Read More

Services, Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Laser Cutting Service offers delay-free turnaround.

April 20, 2015

Turnkey in-house metal laser cutting services are made possible via VyTek FiberCAB 44 fiber optic laser cutting machine. Using 3,000 W fiber laser, machine can cut and engrave various metals, including stainless steel, aluminum, brass, and copper, in thicknesses of up to ¼ in. in order to produce custom parts and solutions for projects as needed. Read More

Vision Systems, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Transportation Industry Products

Aerial Camera Systems integrate with YouTube Live.

April 17, 2015

Equipped with Visual Positioning System, Phantom 3 Professional and Phantom 3 Advanced can hold their positioning indoors without GPS and can take off and land with push of button. Controllers come paired with Lightbridge technology, which allows pilots to see what camera is seeing in HD (720p) at distance of up to 1 mile with almost no latency. Phantom 3 Professional can shoot 4K video at up to 30 fps, while Phantom 3 Advanced records at resolutions up to 1080p at 60 fps. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Surveillance Mission System operates with helicopters.

April 17, 2015

Converting law enforcement and government helicopters into advanced EO/IR surveillance mission configuration, A-SMS Airborne-Surveillance Mission System is suited for police, search and rescue, fire fighting, and coastal/border surveillance applications. System is available with variety of EO/IR Gyro-stabilized payloads as well as operator's work station with display monitor, DVR, control unit, mission computer, and Moving Map software featuring Augmented Reality. Read More

Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics, Mechanical Power Transmission

Tactical Airborne Gimbal System uses MWIR imaging system.

April 17, 2015

Measuring 17.5 in. across and weighing 100 lb with sensor payload, TAGS is based on carbon fiber, 4-axis gimbal design with fiber optic gyroscope stabilization. Controller offers geo-pointing and metadata output, and feedback is provided on low-latency binary interface. Featuring high-definition, continuous-zoom, midwave infrared imaging system with visible camera and laser, TAGS is suited for ISR missions that require demanding stabilization and pointing characteristics. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Miniature White LED Light Rings evenly illuminate surface.

April 17, 2015

Yielding up to 64 lm of brightness at 75 mA drive current, MTLR-WZ Series has .196 in. OD and utilizes 6 phosphor-coated LED chips offered in Warm, Neutral, and Cool color temperatures. Center of ring has .073 in. ID hole that can be used to pass miniature camera through for detection of evenly illuminated surface. Designed for hand held instrumentation, products feature metal core board design. Ceramic, copper, and AlN boards are available via custom design/manufacture. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics

Absorbance Spectrophotometer extends to deep ultraviolet.

April 17, 2015

Based on direct detection, ultraviolet-sensitive CCD detectors, VUVAS Spectrophotometer features open concept sample area, and works with commercial cryostats as well as sample cells having magnesium fluoride or other UV transmitting crystalline windows. Three-position sample mount for 1 in. diameter optical samples is standard. For absorbance measurements from 120–215 nm, users can collect entire range with better than 0.5 nm spectral resolution in milliseconds. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Articulating Hand-Held Video Borescope increases accessibility.

April 16, 2015

Offering up to 4 hr of video capture on full charge of rechargeable LI-polymer battery, Rigel Articulating Video Borescope aids inspections where operators have to examine internal parts through narrow openings. Probe neck can articulate in 2 directions – 180° in each direction with 1 and 2 m ft probes and 120° in each direction with 3 m probes, and CMOS video camera chip offers 100,000 pixel resolution for 4 mm probes and 450,000 pixel for 5.5 mm probes. Read More

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

Monochromator System moves from 200 nm to 900 nm in 2 sec.

April 15, 2015

Consisting of diffraction grating, monochromatic 150 W xenon light source, and optical detector, Model SPG-120-REV targets high-accuracy optical spectroscopy. Grating is directly attached to 5-phase stepping motor with high reduction ratio harmonic drive gearing that enables wavelength positioning speed of 500 nm/s. With total area of 100 x 187 mm, SPG-120-REV is suited for 2D spectral mapping of solar cell materials and optical devices as well as in-line inspection of food. Read More

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

Air Velocity Transmitter measures down to 0.15 m/s.

April 14, 2015

Suitable for laminar flow control and other clean room applications, Model EE660 utilizes thin film sensor that operates on hot film anemometer principle for long-term stability and low sensitivity to dirt. Large, flush-mounted LCD with backlight is 180° rotatable, ensuring optimal readability. Available for wall or duct mounting as well as with remote probe, transmitter has current and voltage output, whereby both signals are available on terminal. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics

Optical Fibre Identifiers offer normal/fast/fine sensitivity.

April 14, 2015

FID-30R and FID-31R identify light power presence in optical fibers and include 3 detection functions: TONE, TRAFFIC, and ONU. While both battery-operated models include trigger-operated clamp, FID-30R also includes optical power meter. LCD touch panel lets user view estimated optical power in fiber and select desired wavelength of 1,310, 1,490, or 1,550 nm. Identification of modulated tones at 270 Hz, 1 kHz, and 2,kHz is provided along with continuous wave and ONU signals. Read More