Optical Monitors

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

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... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Axsun Technologies to Present New Products at the 2013 OFC/NFOEC Exhibition

March 18, 2013

BILLERICA, Mass.- Axsun Technologies Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Volcano Corporation (NASDAQ: VOLC) and a leading developer and manufacturer of advanced photonic components and subsystems, will highlight their new Optical Engine products for Telecommunications at the upcoming 2013 OFC/NFOEC Exhibition at the Anaheim Convention Center on March 19-21, 2013.  A number of Axsun's new... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

8-Port Flexible Grid OCM measures channel power, frequency.

September 18, 2012

Able to measure channel power and frequency of 8 DWDM input ports, 8-port flexible grid Optical Channel Monitor (OCM) delivers flexibility and speed needed for next generation ROADM (reconfigurable optical add/drop multiplexer) architectures being implemented to support 100 Gbps and higher data rate channels. Data rate and modulation format-agnostic solution also incorporates port or... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Paints & Coatings, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

ATFilms Jumps to a New Level of Coating Process

February 27, 2012

Boulder, CO. - Advanced Thin Films, (ATFilms) now has the capability to manufacture even more sophisticated thin film coatings for their optics. With the addition of the optical monitoring system developed by Semrock, Inc., more control over the complex coating process is now possible for faster turnaround times and even more precise coatings. "The resulting ASCII data is so beautiful. We can now... Read More

Green & Clean, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Dust Compliance System performs opacity measurement.

July 29, 2009

Utilizing 3 technologies, Model 4500 Mk III performs reliable stack opacity measurement and dust concentration monitoring. Homogeneous LED light source, combined with Flood LED, helps achieve optimal stability and accuracy, while this solid-state system also lends to reliable operation. Featuring fully automatic zero checking and drift compensation, system is able to report data as opacity, dust... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

10-Gig Micro OWL 2 Optical Power Meter

October 9, 2007

September 28, 2007 Optical Wavelength Labs (OWL), manufacturer of a wide range of high-quality, yet affordable, fiber optic test equipment, announces the release of its new and improved 10-Gig Micro OWL 2 line of optical power meters and test kits. The newly re-designed Micro OWL 2 optical power meter offers several new enhancements, including a more user-friendly menu system, user-flashable... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Axsun Introduces Channel Power Monitor Product at ECOC 2007

September 26, 2007

Cost-efficient Optical Monitor Broadens Axsun's Industry Leading Optical Channel Monitor Product Family BILLERICA, Mass., Sept. 16 /-- Axsun Technologies Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of advanced photonic components and subsystems, today announced further expansion of their industry-leading OMx(TM) optical monitor product family with the introduction of the Channel Power Monitor... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Optical Monitor covers C+L band with one module.

April 13, 2007

Supplied in single integrated package, OMxCL features laboratory instrument class Spectral Resolution (400 MHz) as well as OSNR Accuracy at 50 and 100 GHz spacing. It provides optical bandwidth up to 100 nm, enabling monitoring of hundreds of channels in one scan. Product may be used in telecommunications systems that employ optical monitoring and cover Metro/Regional, Long Haul, and Ultra Long... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Modules provide optical performance monitoring.

April 3, 2006

Used in system OEM's line card or by carrier as stand-alone subsystem to monitor network section, OPM Modules offer power, wavelength, and OSNR monitoring with accuracies at both 100 GHz and 50 GHz channel plans. OPM solution is designed as plug-and-play module for PowerNode shelf that provides composite optical power monitoring for dark fiber applications, or full channel-by-channel monitoring... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Window Tint Meter ensures proper visibility.

September 9, 2004

Pocket Detective 3.0 measures both Visible Light Transmission and Visible Light Reflectance. Operating from 1,600 mAh internal battery, unit includes Magna-Alignment(TM) auto alignment system, pushbutton operation, LCD digital readout, panel-light function indicators, and auto shut-off. Instrument measures all windows of vehicle, including roll-down and fixed glass. It is also suited for... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Opacity Monitor provides low-level dust measurement.

February 1, 2004

Model 4500 Premier offers dust measurement range of 0-10 mg/Nm³ with accuracy of ±0.5% opacity. LED source provides homegenity necessary for extremely low-level measurement. Fail-safe, air-powered shutter is self-cleaning and operates with positive closure, maintaining instrument protection from hot flue gases. Premier 4500 satisfies US EPA CFR 40, Part 60, Subpart AA, Standards of... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Opacity Monitor automatically corrects for dirt accumulation.

January 10, 2003

Model KVB measures opacity or dust concentration in stack gases. Vibration-resistant unit uses laser light source, which provides wavelength stability and 100% beam collimation. Opacity monitor, with weatherproof housing weighs, less than 40 lbs and has 1 mm beam dia. It includes on-line zero calibration feature, and does not require factory calibration. MIP opacity monitor has data acquisition... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Opacity Monitor offers improved ergonomics.

July 1, 2002

Model 4500mkII+ offers all features and performance ratings of Model4500mkII, and includes fully integrated touch panel and stainless steel junction box. Touch panel features backlit LCD display, controls for instrument set-up, and indicators for System OK, Alarms, and Calibration in Progress. Suitable for industrial applications that demand flue dust emissions compliance monitoring, unit has TUV... Read More