Optical Materials

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

Abrisa Technologies Provides Ready-to-Install Enhancement Glass Solutions for Display, Scanner & Sensor Markets

May 19, 2017

Total Solutions by Abrisa Technologies are ready-to-install enhancement glass solutions for the Display, Scanner and Sensors markets. Total Solutions can be made from cut-to-order anti-reflection (AR) coated or non-glare (NG) glass, or damage resistant HIE™ aluminosilicate to exact specifications, have screen printed graphics, oleophobic or optical coatings applied, and film and gaskets... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

HI-OD™ Screen Display Glass provides halogen-free appearance.

May 04, 2017

Made of 3 mm plus thickness glass such as color neutral low iron soda lime float, low expansion SCHOTT Borofloat® and wide angle non-glare glass, HI-OD™ Screen Display Glass is available up to 84 in. diagonal. HI-OD™ offers printing options such as backside white, black borders in matte and gloss finish. HI-OD™ process uses epoxy ink formulations in a multi-pass and multi-layer offset... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Paints & Coatings

Hydrophobic Metal Coating- Extensive Line of Coating from Nanoslic

Mar 03, 2017

Nanoslic enlisted organization applies high accuracy optical coatings to the surface of glass substrates to change the collaboration with wavelengths of light as far as reflectance, transmittance, and retention and additionally scraped area resistance and electrical conductivity. The broad line of coatings offered by the organization incorporates various standard and off-the-rack medications... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Damage Resistant HIE Glass Ideal for Thin, Robust Optical Components

Dec 13, 2016

Santa Paula, CA - High Ion-Exchange (HIE) aluminosilicate glass is a strong, lightweight, colorless and flexible glass that achieves high levels of damage resistance for scratch, break, impact and shock combined with good optical clarity. It is an excellent choice for use as protective enhancement glass for display, imaging and sensor systems where low profiles, low weight, portability and... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Paints & Coatings

EUVL Optical Coatings offers low defect rate.

Nov 24, 2016

Increasing function by number of transistors that can be printed on chip, EUVL Optical Coatings are used inside scanner tools. Made of two independent inline, system can deposit four large optics. Offering 800 millimeters diameter, device is used to achieve coatings on substrates up to 1.5 meters long. With sophisticated 2-dimensional d-spacing distribution pattern, units are used in next... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Optics & Photonics

Chemical Resistant, Two Part Epoxy Features Glass Transition Temperature of +240°C

Nov 08, 2016

Widely used in the electronic, aerospace, optical and specialty OEM industries, Master Bond EP126 excels in high temperature applications up to +600°F. This two component product features unique handling properties as Part A is a moderate viscosity liquid and Part B is a powder. It can be easily mixed using a forgiving 100 to 50 ratio by weight. The mixed system is a malleable paste, with an... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Optics & Photonics

Optically Clear, Room Temperature Curing Epoxy Blocks UV Light Transmission

Sep 14, 2016

Formulated for specific optical applications, Master Bond EP30-2LB blocks UV light from 200-400 nm and allows the transmission of visible light from 450-900 nm. This two part system is optically clear with a refractive index of 1.55. It also passes ASTM E595 testing to meet NASA low outgassing specifications. Beyond its optical properties, EP30-2LB is a reliable structural adhesive with a tensile... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics, Retail and Sales Equipment, Vision Systems

Semi-Transparent Mirrors create dynamic displays and more.

May 19, 2016

Available in sizes up to 126 x 88 and 4–6 mm custom thicknesses, scratch-resistant Semi-Transparent Mirrors feature mirror coating applied to either low iron soda lime glass or grey glass. Additional customization options include screen printing, edge treatments, shape, and finish options. While silver reflection remains stable under wide viewing angles, optical coating, which has... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Optics & Photonics

Optical Adhesive features high refractive index.

May 19, 2016

Cured by UV and/or visible light between 315–450 nm, NOA 170 features refractive index of 1.70 at 25°C. Liquid adhesive is recommended for bonding glass to glass and also offers adhesion to cellulose acetate butyrate. When fully cured, adhesive is very rigid and brittle. Product features temperature range of -5 to 100°C, viscosity of 4,500–5,500 cps, and Shore D hardness of 75.... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Paints & Coatings, Vision Systems

First Surface Mirrors Provide No Ghosting for Image Clarity

Feb 04, 2016

Most people are familiar with conventional mirrors that we see and use every day, from the bathroom mirror, a hand held mirror, or a car's rear view mirror. These mirrors use glass as a protective surface and have the mirror coating, commonly referred to as "silvering", on the back side, or "second surface". The exposed glass helps protect the mirror coating underneath from scratching or... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Paints & Coatings

DSI® Offers Seamless, Uniform Optical Coatings on Ball Lenses, Complex Shapes and Substrates

Feb 03, 2016

DSI will display a wide array of seamless, highly-durable optical thin film coatings at SPIE's BiOS, Feb. 13 - 15 Photonics West, Feb. 16 - 18, 2016, in San Francisco. SANTA ROSA, CA – Deposition Sciences, Inc. (DSI®) offers seamless and ultra-durable low-pressure chemical vapor deposition (LPCVD) coatings on ball lenses, micro optics, and other complex shapes. The company's... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Non-Distortion, High Definition Compatible Optical Grade Beam Splitter Mirrors Ideal for Teleprompter Applications

Feb 03, 2016

Teleprompter systems have three main components; the glass itself, which is what Abrisa Technologies supplies, the screen and the camera. Serving as a one-way mirror, the coated glass is placed at an angle to reflect the image (e.g. text) from below, allowing an individual to look directly into the camera rather than at notes or a script when addressing an audience. Abrisa Technologies provides... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Paints & Coatings

Tough, Durable Optical Coatings for Harsh Use Environments

Jan 25, 2016

The ZCR CoatingS for Optics (ZCR) Division of Abrisa Technologies, designs and manufactures custom anti-reflection, mirror and filter coatings for use in medical, dental and other markets to fulfill demanding optical performance where harsh environmental use conditions, fast ramp installation temperatures and high humidity or chemical resistance is required. Optical elements in medical and dental... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

Projection Port Glass Provides Eye Popping Optical Clarity for On-Screen Viewing

Dec 02, 2015

Santa Paula, CA – Abrisa Technologies' ClearView™ projection port window glass is fabricated using an optically clear, colorless glass with a 2-sided, multi-layer broadband anti-reflective coating, increasing transmissivity thereby ensuring a high quality, bright and sharp screen image. Transmission rate is between 98% and 99%. Optical performance is the key factor in selecting a... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

Abrisa Technologies Provides Robust Glass Solutions for Sight Glass Windows

Oct 13, 2015

Abrisa Technologies' preferred glass material for the production of sight glass or sight port windows is SCHOTT® Borofloat®, an optically clear and very versatile borosilicate glass with excellent light transmission and thermal and chemical properties. Borofloat is an excellent choice for operating conditions up to 500ºF. Borofloat glass also provides excellent corrosion, impact, and... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Optics & Photonics, Paints & Coatings

Reflective Optical Coating optimizes output of LED lighting.

Aug 24, 2015

Used in manufacturing of LED lamps and lighting assemblies, Dow Corning® CI-2001 optimizes light output and efficiency while offering resistance to aging and UV light. White silicone coating features low viscosity of 1,500 cP which optimizes flow and fills in narrow gaps and spaces. Curing at room temperature to tough, resilient non-tacky surface, CI-2001 can be applied to large... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics, Paints & Coatings

Haptic Display Glass resists fingerprints.

Jun 02, 2015

Featuring optimized thin film coating that offers smooth, hydrophobic surface to repel fingerprints, Vista AR™ Haptic Glass has low photopic brightness of less than 0.3%, providing durability and reflection control in demanding environmental conditions. Magnetron-sputtered coating is inorganic, stands up to 120 days in salt fog humidity chamber, and can perform in exposure to direct sunlight... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Precision Optics are designed for Nd:YAG and fiber lasers.

Mar 18, 2015

Intended for use in Nd:YAG and fiber lasers, precision laser optics include lenses, beamsplitters, polarizing components, super flat mirrors, and high-damage threshold coatings that operate in 1 micron wavelength region. Key specifications, including transmission, wavefront, and laser damage threshold (LDT), are analyzed and measured by technicians and scientists. Subesquently, measurements... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Cleaning Anti-reflection Coated Lenses

Feb 25, 2015

Q. We need to clean anti-reflection coated lenses and protective silver coated mirrors. Any recommendations? A. Use 1% Liquinox (1.25 oz/gal or 10 mL/L) in warm or hot water to soak or ideally ultrasonically soak the lens and mirror substrates. Follow with a thorough warm or hot rinse. Get your free sample of Liquinox. Click for a Liquinox SDS Sheet or visit Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics, Paints & Coatings

PG&O® Celebrates 30 Years of Providing Optical Solutions

Jan 23, 2015

• Precision Glass Optics will be showcasing precision optical thin film products at SPIE Photonics West Booth # 4334, The Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA, from Feb. 10-12, 2015. Santa Ana, CA – Precision Glass & Optics (PG&O - www.pgo.com) proudly announces the company's 30th anniversary of providing optical manufacturing, customized optical solutions,... Read More