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Optics & Photonics -> Beam Shapers & Manipulators

Beam Shapers & Manipulators

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Polarizing Beamsplitter features 200:1 extinction ratio.

Polarizing Beamsplitter features 200:1 extinction ratio.

Precision Glass & Optics    Santa Ana, CA 92704
Jul 29, 2014 Splitting up S & P polarization of light with extinction ratio of Tp/Ts 200:1 and higher, Polarizing Beamsplitter Cube is suited for high-power laser applications up to 10 J/cm² pulsed and continuous wave. All entrance and exit faces are coated with thin film anti-reflection coatings to optimize overall performance of cube. Optical coatings operate at wavelengths from 200–2500 nm and can be customized to meet unique and critical requirements.

LCoS Module targets head-mounted displays.

Himax Technologies, Inc    Tainan City 74148  Taiwan
Jun 13, 2014 Featuring liquid crystal on silicon technology, Front-Lit™ LCoS Module integrates LED illumination system and polarization beam splitter, cutting size and optimizing power efficiency of entire optical engine. Module produces over 10,000 nits of brightness and more than 50 nits/mW efficiency. Meeting specifications of head-mounted display requirements, device targets augmented reality and virtual reality applications.

Variable Laser Beam Expander provides continuous magnification.

Variable Laser Beam Expander provides continuous magnification.

Edmund Optics    Barrington, NJ 08007
Jun 06, 2014 Available in 1X–3X or 2X–8X magnification ranges for 532 or 1,064 nm or broadband visible wavelengths, TECHSPEC® Variable Beam Expanders offer continuous magnification for laser applications where magnification changes may be required. Galilean designs feature 1/4 λ transmitted wavefront, and AR coatings ensure maximum transmittance while minimizing ghost reflections. Non-rotating internal translation and focusing mechanisms continuously adjust magnification and laser divergence.

Benchtop Optical Variable Attenuator has multiport design.

EXFO Inc.    Quebec G1M 2K2  Canada
Mar 14, 2014 Able to be remotely controlled via USB or Ethernet, FVA-3800 enables BER testing and system verification in laboratory or manufacturing environments. System has front panel control and integrated power meter, houses up to 4 attenuators, and handles range of applications, including system loss emulation, coherent transmission, as well as transceiver design and testing. Density, settling time, and reliability promote flexible use and enable product to satisfy research requirements.

Laser Beam Profiler uses optimized computation engine.

Ophir Optronics, Inc.    Wilmington, MA 01887
Feb 17, 2014 Leveraging computation engine that improves cycle time and UI responsiveness while also enhancing ability to work with apertures and partitions, BeamGage® v6.1 performs data acquisition and analysis of laser beam parameters. Solution can analyze different beams or sources of light and incorporates strip chart function that allows for zooming and panning as well as charting of partitions and storage of 10,000+ data points. Solution also includes 55+ measurements and calculations.

Polarizing Cube Beamsplitters offer 3000:1 extinction ratio.

Polarizing Cube Beamsplitters offer 3000:1 extinction ratio.

Edmund Optics    Barrington, NJ 08007
Oct 23, 2013 Offering alternative to Brewster windows, High Energy Polarizing Cube Beamsplitters provide typical damage threshold of 15 J/cm² at 1,064 nm, 10 ns, 20 Hz. Products are constructed by optically contacting UV fused silica right angle prisms, rather than cementing them. Available in 12.7 mm cube size for use with variety of Nd: YAG laser wavelengths, beamsplitters feature greater than 99.5% reflection of S-polarized light and more than 97% transmission of P-polarized light at design wavelength.

String Combiners target utility scale power plants.

String Combiners target utility scale power plants.

Bentek    San Jose, CA 95131
Oct 21, 2013 Designed specifically for utility-scale and large commercial solar power plant applications, UTS Utility Scale Series is available in grounded, ungrounded, and bipolar configurations. All versions are ETL listed at both 600 and 1,000 Vdc. Product line includes options for up to 32 input circuits as well as 200, 250, and 360 A load-break disconnects. In addition, 90°C output compression lugs allow for either copper or aluminum conductors.

Beam Expanders/Reducers enhance wavefront system capabilities.

Beam Expanders/Reducers enhance wavefront system capabilities.

Lumetrics, Inc.    Rochester, NY 14623
Apr 09, 2013 Beam expanders and reducers are available to enhance capabilities of Shack-Hartmann Complete Light Analysis System (CLAS-2D) wavefront aberrometers, which operate with light sources from 193–1,700 nm. Standard expanders and reducers allow beam measurement up to 60 mm, but larger, custom beam reducers can also be designed. Uses include wind tunnel turbulence applications, wind shear testing, beam analysis, large mirror surface topology, and complex alignment/analysis applications.

Laser Beam Profiling Camera has large array, GigE interface.

Ophir Optronics, Inc.    Wilmington, MA 01887
Feb 13, 2013 With 320 x 320 pixel pyroelectric array that can profile beams up to 25 mm without reduction optics, Pyrocam IV measures pulsed and CW (continuous wave) lasers from 13–355 nm and 1.06 to greater than 3,000 µm. Electronics control design includes interface to GigE (Gigabit Ethernet) cameras, and integral focal plane chopper is included for CW beams and thermal imaging. Other features include 14-bit ADC, SNR of 1,000:1, and Ultracal® baseline algorithm.

Scanning Slit Laser Beam Profiler features USB2 interface.

Scanning Slit Laser Beam Profiler features USB2 interface.

Ophir Optronics, Inc.    Wilmington, MA 01887
Feb 11, 2013 Using moving slits, NIST-calibrated NanoScan 2 measures continuous wave (CW) and pulsed beams across spectral range from UV to far IR. Beam size and beam pointing can be measured with 3 sigma precision of several hundred nanometers. While USB2 interface provides deep, 12-bit digitization of signal for dynamic range up to 35 dB power, digital controller improves accuracy and stability of measurements. Software can measure 1–16 beams in NanoScan aperture, all with sub-micron precision.

Laser Beam Profiling System measures widths to 35 mm.

Ophir Optronics, Inc.    Wilmington, MA 01887
Feb 07, 2013 Along with 4008 x 2672 pixel format that allows profiling of beams up to 24 x 36 mm without requiring reduction optics, L11059 USB Large Format Beam Profiling Camera features 50 mm ND filters that provide max power density measurements to 15 mW/cm² without additional attenuation. Frame rates of up to 3.1 fps are supported at full resolution (up to 17 Hz in 4x4 binning mode). Featuring 59 dB dynamic range, camera can measure CW laser beams over spectral range from 190–1,100 nm.

Laser Beam Profiling System measures quality in real-time.

Ophir-Spiricon, Inc.    Logan, UT 84321
Jan 24, 2013 Working with CW and pulsed lasers down to single shot rates, Photon M2-1780 automatically measures M2 beam propagation ratio and all associated ISO 11146 parameters instantaneously at video rates over 20 Hz. CCD camera-based system, sensitive to wavelengths from ~250–1,100 nm, automatically measures with NIST-traceable accuracy to better than 2%. This translates to M2 measurements with accuracy to -5%. System works in conjunction with FireWire BeamPro Acquisition and Analysis software.

Beam Splitters and Combiners suit CO2 lasers up to 100 W.

Beam Splitters and Combiners suit CO2 lasers up to 100 W.

Laser Research Optics    Providence, RI 02904
Oct 15, 2012 Designed for engraving, marking, and scribing lasers, CO2 Laser Beam Splitters facilitate power measurements and other dual uses by reflecting percentage of beam. Combining 10.6 µm and 0.633 µm wavelengths, Laser Beam Combiners permit alignment and focusing by providing visual light beam. Made from ZnSe with various coatings to achieve polarization states, splitters permit up to 50% transmission, ±3% of reflectance while combiners allow 98.7% light transmission. Both come in ¾–3 in. OD sizes.

Handheld Optical Variable Attenuator has auto-off function.

Handheld Optical Variable Attenuator has auto-off function.

GAO FiberOptics Inc.    Toronto   Canada
Sep 17, 2012 Built to be rugged, portable C0270001 combines attenuator and optical power meter functionality, works with typical 9/125 single mode fibers, and offers interchangeable FC and PC connectors. Unit is suited for use in fiber link certification and routine maintenance regarding digital system communication devices, such as PHD and SDH, as well as analog modulation CATV systems. Standard features include low battery indication, on line attenuation, and stepwise attenuation of 0.05 dB steps.

CO2 Laser Beam Delivery Optics work with 25-200 W lasers.

CO2 Laser Beam Delivery Optics work with 25-200 W lasers.

Laser Research Optics    Providence, RI 02904
Aug 31, 2012 Laser Research CO2 Beam Steering Optics include beam combiners, beam splitters, ZnSe output couplers or front mirrors, silicon and molybdenum turning mirrors, silicon and copper phase retardation reflectors, and germanium end- and zero phase-reflectors. Optimized for 10.6 µm, products come in 0.6-3.0 in. dia sizes with reflectivities up to 99%. Output couplers provide reflectivity tolerances to ±1%, while phase retarders and reflectors come in various thicknesses with different coatings.

Current Sensing Combiner is Ul-1741-listed for up to 1,000 Vdc.

SolarBOS, Inc.    Livermore, CA 94551
Jul 16, 2012 Current sensing combiner uses Hall-effect sensors to measure current flowing through each fuse holder, allowing detection of underperforming circuits. Product also records busbar temperatures for detecting loose connections, and provides LED indication. Communicating via RS-485/Modbus, unit can be configured with disconnects, contactors, surge suppressors, and/or voltage transducers. It is available in 8-, 12-, and 16-circuit versions at 600 and 1,000 Vdc and up to 250 Adc.

Optical Variable Attenuator enables fiber link certification.

GAO FiberOptics Inc.    Toronto   Canada
Mar 24, 2011 Integrating functionality of both attenuator and optical power meter in one unit, Model 5501 provides measurement range of 2.5-65 dB and attenuating wavelength from 1,260-1,650 nm at accuracy of ±0.8 dB. Calibrated wavelengths include 1,310, 1,490, 1,550, and 1,625 nm. Equipped with LCD screen, handheld unit displays wavelength, input and output power, current attenuation, and selected step size and absolute/relative attenuation value simultaneously.

Laser Beam Propagation Analyzer measures M² at any wavelength.

Ophir Optronics, Inc.    Wilmington, MA 01887
Mar 24, 2011 Combining NanoScan near-field profiler with dedicated M² measurement hardware and software, NanoModeScan enables quantitative measurement and viewing of high-power CO2 laser beams in as little as 20 sec. System also reports beam waist diameter and location, divergence, and beam's Rayleigh range for each axis. With update rate of 20 Hz, system is suitable for CO2 laser-based material processing, machining, and marking applications where laser performance needs to be adjusted in real time.

Low-Loss RF Combiner speeds PXI measurement speed.

Low-Loss RF Combiner speeds PXI measurement speed.

Aeroflex    Irvine, CA 92618
Feb 24, 2011 Used in conjunction with signal generator and RF digitizer modules, 3065A RF combiner operates from 250 MHz to 6 GHz and addresses needs of RF test system engineers working in cellular handset or RFIC and component manufacturing. Dual-input module, in addition to providing summed signal outputs, supports various combinations of input and output switched path configurations to enable testing of single- and multi-port RF devices without need to alter connections.

Power Splitter targets test and measurement applications.

Power Splitter targets test and measurement applications.

Mini-Circuits    Brooklyn, NY 11235
Feb 01, 2011 Covering frequency range of 250-6,000 MHz, Model ZN4PD1-63W+ is suitable for GPS, GSM, DCS, and PCS frequency bands, in addition to WiFi, Bluetooth, and 802.11a uses. Four-way, in-phase splitter and combiner features insertion loss of 1.0 dB above splitter loss up to 4 GHz, typical amplitude unbalance of 0.2 dB, and phase unbalance of 2°, making unit suited for parallel path/multichannel systems. Packaged in 3.5 x 4.5 in. enclosure, device includes built-in SMA connectors.

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