Light Sources

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Cymer Introduces New Technology to Installed Argon Fluoride Light Sources that Increases Availability

Jun 23, 2017

Reduces maintenance frequency leading to improved cost of ownership

SAN DIEGO, June 21, 2017 - Cymer, an industry leader in developing lithography light sources used by chipmakers to pattern advanced semiconductor chips, today announced a new productivity package with enhanced chamber and optics technology for its installed base of ArF (argon fluoride) light sources. The next-generation... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

RS-7-4 SpectralLED™ Tunable LED Light uses stabilized DC current drive circuitry.

May 05, 2017

Used for characterization of detector dynamic range, uniformity, linearity and spectral responsivity, RS-7-4 SpectralLED™ Tunable LED Light is designed for wafer level testing of CCD and CMOS sensors. Unit’s color temperature and spectral power distribution can be controlled using software control. Product uses more number of discrete LED channels for producing specific illumination.

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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

Coreless Transformer UV Light Source enables efficient sanitizing.

Jul 14, 2016

Coreless Transformer UV Light Source System includes one bulb with predetermined amount of element which emits UV light when excited to high-current plasma state. This sealed-bulb, pulsed, air-core, RF-powered solution provides plasma density and temperature required to optimally excite noble gas and noble gas/Hg mixtures. High pressure and power density (1.5 MW peak, 500 kHz,... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Vision Systems

Sharp to Showcase Award-Winning Light Production Line at IPMA 2016

Jun 22, 2016

Industry experts highlight the benefits of the Sharp Pro Series for in-plant printing facilities at Colorado event MAHWAH, N.J. - Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America (SIICA), a division of Sharp Electronics Corporation (SEC), will showcase its award-winning color and monochrome light production line, and the benefits it brings to corporate reprographics departments (CRD) and in-plant... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Avo Photonics Develops SLED-Based Broadband Near-Infrared Source for Luxmux

Jun 16, 2016

HORSHAM, Pa. - Avo Photonics, a leader in optoelectronic product design, development, and manufacturing, was commissioned by Luxmux Technology Corporation, to develop and manufacture a solid-state, broadband, continuous emitter for use with their line of miniature integrated spectrometers. The emitter combines the outputs of multiple super-luminescent LEDs (SLEDs) into a polarization-maintaining... Read More

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

LED Fixed-Pattern Projector enables daylight ambience operation.

Mar 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, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Remote Sensing Leaf Clip, Light Source enhance spectroradiometry.

Mar 17, 2016

When used with PSR+ and RS-3500 field spectroradiometers, leaf clip and ILM-105 light source provide streamlined, effective approach to scanning vegetation. Leaf clip has spring grip handle, external pushbutton trigger, 3 mm spot size, and metal clad, field-swappable fiber optic cable. Along with built-in reflectance standard for reference scan, features include disposable white reference... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Tunable Light Source aids camera, image sensor calibration.

Feb 16, 2016

Combining output of 30 discrete LEDs, each with different center wavelength, SpectralLED lets manufacturers perform diverse calibration and testing with one instrument. Unit can be programed to produce output that closely matches any illuminant source or spectrum of any illuminant reflected by target. Without any moving parts, unit can also be swept through wavelengths to... Read More

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

Miniature White LED Light Rings evenly illuminate surface.

Apr 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.... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Excelitas Technologies® Exhibits Expanded Portfolio of Innovative Technology Solutions at Photonics West 2015

Feb 16, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Excelitas Technologies Corp., a global technology leader focused on delivering innovative, customized photonics solutions today announced today it is exhibiting a broad array of its products at the SPIE Photonics West 2015 conference, which takes  place February 10-12 at The Moscone Center in San Francisco, California.  The event marks the first time both Excelitas and... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

LED Ring Light includes contrast-enhancing polarizer.

Aug 21, 2014

With polarizer, Microscope Ring Light allows clear inspection of shiny circuit boards or highly reflective parts. Rotating polarizer ring slowly reduces or virtually eliminates reflective glare and hot spots. Mounted with 3 thumb screws, fixture has 60 white LEDs with ultra-cool color temperature of 8,000 K, working distance of 4 in., and minimum working life of 20,000 hours. Light is accompanied... Read More

Green & Clean, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

UV-LED Sources cure inks, coatings, adhesives, and sealants.

Aug 21, 2014

Available in 5 beam lengths from 4–24 in., Aurora™ UV Classic Line Sources offer UV-LED center wavelength options of 365, 385, 395, and 405 nm. Optical design provides peak irradiance at large working distance from emitter window and ultra-uniform distribution in 2 dimensions. Operating under natural convection cooling or with option of fan-cooling plenum, sources features integral... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Light Source supports maskless lithography applications.

Jul 31, 2014

Suitable for printed circuit board industry, iLLUMINA® features fiber coupled laser output with output power up to 37 W and wavelengths at 405 nm and 375 nm. Unit provides digital imaging, or maskless lithography, where image data can be optimally scaled or distorted just prior to writing, addressing specific needs for registration, as well as for elimination of process steps and masks that... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Light Engines feature lifetimes over 20,000 hr.

Jul 16, 2014

Offering solid-state alternative to traditional mercury-containing arc lamps, Lumencor Light Engines require zero warm up or cool down periods. SOLA Light Engines, producing continuous white light from 380–680 nm, offer intensity range of 40–50 W/cm² and are suited for life sciences applications, including fluorescence microscopy. Featuring 6 individually selectable sources, Spectra-X... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

LED Light Handle works with variety of borescopes.

Jun 25, 2014

Powered by rechargeable 2,000 Ah, 3.6 V Li-ion battery, SPARK XTR LED Borescope Light Source operates at full intensity for up to 50 minutes, eliminating need for external light sources and cords. Special focal lens design allows unit to focus and shape light at end of scope, providing intense illumination where it is needed most. Offering operational life up to 50,000 hours, light source comes... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Casio Expands Signature LampFree® Projector Lineup for the Hospitality Space

Jun 10, 2014

New Projectors Equipped with Fifth Generation LampFree® Technology, Built-In Memory, USB Display and Wired LAN Projection DOVER, N.J. – Casio America, Inc., a pioneer in the LampFree® projection space, is pleased to introduce a new lineup of Signature projectors. Geared for the hospitality industry, the new lineup of Signature projectors offer Casio's LASER & LED HYBRID Light Source,... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Topanga USA APL250 System Makes European Debut at Light + Building 2014

Apr 10, 2014

Italian Design and American Ingenuity combine to create a new Fixture for Europe and beyond. Nordex Lighting S.r.l. incorporates Advanced Plasma Lighting in its "Aventus APL" luminaire. CANOGA PARK, CA -- Topanga USA and Nordex Lighting S.r.l. announce the debut of the Nordex Aventus APL at Light + Building 2014.  Aventus' sleek design is complimented by Topanga's compact, high brightness... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Monolithic Light Engine features hermetically sealed design.

Feb 28, 2014

Available in 3 or more output wavelengths from 405–785 nm and powers up to 200 mW, OEM Monolithic Light Engine withstands mechanical shock, vibration, and temperature changes. Internal laser components, combining elements, and beam shaping optics are held at constant temperature in ultra-compact package, which delivers pointing and power stability as well as low optical noise.... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Illumination Source benefits multi-focal confocal microscopy.

Dec 13, 2013

Borealis® enhances illumination of all models of Yokogawa CSU10, 21, 22, and X1 scan heads regarding uniformity, throughput, and imaging performance. Extension of excitation wavelength range to 400–750 nm increases image quality, acquisition rates, image quantification, and imaging depth of thick or scattering specimens. While flexible bellows attachment to... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Spectralight QC

Sep 26, 2013

The SpectrLight QC is a visual color assessment lightbooth that can meet practically any specification. This holistic solution starts with state of the art light sources, and includes a data-driven back-end that carefully monitors the performance and condition of lamps, as well as a system to educate and certify operators. For brand owners and specifies, SpectraLight QC is a revolutionary system... Read More