Optics & Photonics

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Soft Tissue Transponder helps guide radiotherapy/radiosurgery.

March 28, 2016

By providing real-time, continuous tumor position information, Calypso® 17G soft tissue Beacon® transponder can help enhance precision of radiotherapy and radiosurgery treatments for cancer. Each FDA 510(k)-cleared and CE-marked unit emits non-ionizing electromagnetic signal. Excluding lungs, transponders can be implanted within soft tissue throughout body. Calypso system tracks... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Industrial Imager provides dual Camera Link interface.

March 28, 2016

With 5.86 micron square pixels, 1936 x 1216 pixel resolution, and full well depth of >30,000 electrons, GO-2400-PMCL employs 2-channel Mini Camera Link interface that enables Sony IMX174 CMOS imager to output full-resolution, 2.35 MP images at up to 165.5 fps in 8-bit continuous mode. SNR is >60 dB, and standard dynamic range is ~72 dB. Measuring 29 x 29 x 41.5 mm, monochrome and... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Green & Clean, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

LED Fixed-Pattern Projector enables daylight ambience operation.

March 25, 2016

Used for structured lighting in 3D machine vision, Pattern Blazer™ produces bright patterns at extended working distances to enable use of 3D imaging in well-lit areas. Any LED wavelength can be equipped; single- or multi-wavelength configurations are made possible via use of chip-on-board LED die arrays. Operating up to 150 W, projector can produce 1.5 Mlux as at 10 m working distance... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Eyepiece-Less Stereo Microscope offers enhanced magnification.

March 25, 2016

Increasing magnification without altering working distance, Lynx EVO supports multiplier module that extends effective zoom ratio up to 20:1 to increase magnification range to 6x–120x (240x max) without diminishing 3D (stereo) optical clarity. Microscope's eyepiece-less design eliminates difficulty and strains of microscope usage to promote ergonomics and productivity. Different... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Services

ESI Joins Georgia Tech 3D Systems Packaging Research Center with Addition of its Latest IC Packaging System

March 25, 2016

ESI’s CornerStone™ ICP platform will facilitate the center’s ongoing 3D packaging and system scaling research, focusing on accelerating global co-development with end users and supply chains. PORTLAND, Ore. - Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESIO), an innovator of laser-based manufacturing solutions for the micromachining industry, today announced that they have joined the... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics, Services, Transportation Industry Products

ULA Atlas V Rocket Lifts off with 3D Printed Parts

March 25, 2016

MINNEAPOLIS REHOVOT, Israel - Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq:SSYS) supported a United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket, launched yesterday from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. The Atlas V rocket flew serial production 3D printed parts enabled by Stratasys support and technology. The 3D printed parts highlight the ability to replace metal components with 3D printed lightweight... Read More

Optics & Photonics

OFS to Present Live Demonstration of TeraWave(TM) ULL Optical Fiber at OFC 2016

March 24, 2016

ANAHEIM, Calif. – OFC 2016, Booth 2633 -- OFS, a leading designer, manufacturer and supplier of innovative fiber optic network products and solutions will showcase a live demonstration using a combination of Ciena's Waveserver™ stackable interconnect system and OFS' TeraWave™ ULL fiber, illustrating delivery of lower cost per bit transport for customers, with maximum capacity per... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Safety & Security Equipment, Vision Systems

Outdoor Network Camera offers 360-degree rotation.

March 23, 2016

Supplied in IP66 weatherproof housing with 2.8 mm lens providing 108° diagonal field of view, Vigilance DCS-4802E Mini Dome Camera offers Full HD 1920 x 1080 resolution and integrated infrared illumination for viewing up to 60 ft in complete darkness. Three-axis design allows for precise positioning of lens, while 3D noise filtering optimizes low light performance. With built-in 802.3af... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Acculogic Offers Production Test Systems and Services at EPTECH Montreal and Markham

March 23, 2016

Markham, ON – Acculogic Inc., a global leader in electronic production test solutions, announces that it will exhibit at EPTECH Montreal and EPTECH Markham. Acculogic will exhibit at the Montreal exhibition, scheduled to take place Tuesday, April 19 at the Holiday Inn Suites Pointe-Claire. The company also will exhibit at the Markham exhibition, scheduled to take place Thursday, April 21 at Le... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

OFS Announces Two of its Products are Being Recognized by the 2016 Lightwave Innovation Reviews

March 22, 2016

Norcross, GA – OFS, a leading edge designer, manufacturer and supplier of innovative fiber optic network solutions, announced today that two of its products are being recognized by the 2016 Lightwave Innovation Reviews. In the reviews, the company’s LaserWave® FLEX WideBand Multimode Fiber received a score of 4.5 out of 5 points and the InvisiLight® Optical Solutions earned a score of... Read More

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

Shotoku to Debut Free-d2 at The 2016 NAB Show, Expanding The Company's Range of Virtual Reality Camera Tracking Solutions

March 22, 2016

U.S. Broadcasters Get a Look at The Company’s Next Generation VR/AR Tracking System Sunbury, UK - Shotoku Broadcast Systems, the well-established leader in manual and robotic camera support, and virtual reality tracking, will be introducing the U.S. broadcast market to its latest solution in its range of leading VR/AR tracking systems at this year’s NAB Show.  The company’s new... Read More

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

IMR Test Labs - Lansing Acquires KEYENCE VHX-5000 Microscope

March 22, 2016

IMR Test Labs now offers metallurgical services using a KEYENCE VHX-5000 microscope at our Lansing, NY location. The VHX-5000 allows IMR to provide enhanced, 3D, free-angle imaging at magnifications previously not available, providing you with more accurate measurements and photomicrographs of your test samples. The advanced functions of the VHX-5000 increase the efficiency of basic analytical... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics

Build SFP28 Modules for Data Centers and Radio Access with Industry's First Transceiver IC in Mass Production

March 21, 2016

Keep heat away from lasers using Maxim Integrated's transceiver chip and TO-can optics. SAN JOSE, Calif. - Manufacturers of SFP28 modules for data center and radio fronthaul applications can now use TO-cans enabled by the industry's first transceiver IC, which is shipping now from Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: MXIM). Maxim's SFP28 transceiver allows module manufacturers to... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

United Launch Alliance Selects Video Systems from Industrial Video and Control for Monitoring Safety of Space Vehicle Launches

March 18, 2016

IVC’s Rugged Cameras and Software Enable ULA to Remotely Monitor Safety of Personnel and Equipment on Launch Pads During Critical Pre-Flight and Launch Phases Newton, MA – Industrial Video and Control (IVC), a leading manufacturer of industrial video systems, announced today that United Launch Alliance (ULA) has selected IVC’s video cameras and software for remote monitoring and recording... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics

Velmex BiSlide® Pan and Tilt System Used on Several Shots for Oscar Nominated Anomalisa

March 18, 2016

Dick Kaneshiro, an owner of Velmex positioning systems for stop-motion photography, recently completed camera work on the film Anomalisa. The film, nominated for an Oscar in the Best Animated Film category, was shot in part using a camera rig Kaneshiro designed and comprised of several Velmex BiSlides Stages and Rotary Tables. In additional to rotating movement through the Rotary Tables, the rig... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Xilinx Debuts Multiple Industry-First Solutions for Ultra-High Bandwidth Optical Networks at OFC 2016

March 18, 2016

Offerings include never-before-seen demonstrations of FlexE, Beyond 100G OTN solutions, 16nm UltraScale+ FPGA with integrated RS-FEC, and 56G PAM4 transceiver performance SAN JOSE, Calif. - Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) will introduce multiple industry-first solutions for ultra-high bandwidth optical networks at OFC 2016.  Targeting OTN and Datacenter Interconnect (DCI) applications, these never... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Oclaro Qualifies and Begins Production of Both 2km and 10km 100Gbit/s QSFP28 Client Side Transceivers

March 18, 2016

- Meet the CWDM4 MSA/CLR4 alliance and IEEE 100GBASE-LR4 optical interface specifications, and the IEEE 802.3bm CAUI-4 electrical interface specifications - Enable mega scale data centers to transition from 40Gbit/s to 100Gbit/s on their existing single mode fiber (SMF) infrastructure without expanding footprint, cost or power consumption - Provide path to delivering the bandwidth needed for... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Oclaro Showcases Powerful Product Line-Up to Help Data Center Operators and Service Providers Accelerate the Transition to 100/400Gbit/s Single Mode Fiber Networks

March 18, 2016

- Features live demo of the industry's first SFP28-LR Lite I-temp and SFP28-ER interoperating with QSFP28 CWDM4 - Showcases full-interoperability between Oclaro's 2nd generation CFP and CFP2, CFP4 and newly introduced QSFP28 module SAN JOSE, Calif. - Oclaro, Inc. (NASDAQ: OCLR), a leading provider and innovator of optical communications solutions, today announced its OFC 2016 line-up of... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

ESI Receives Order for Flagship Flex PCB Via Drilling System

March 18, 2016

Multiple-system order for GemStone™ laser processing system will enable customer to meet high-volume flex PCB processing requirements PORTLAND, Ore. - Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq:ESIO), an innovator in laser-based manufacturing solutions for the micro-machining industry, today announced receipt of a multi-unit order for its GemStone™ flex PCB laser processing system from a... Read More