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2.1 Megapixel Quantalux™ sCMOS Camera is equipped with monochrome sensor.
Optics & Photonics

2.1 Megapixel Quantalux™ sCMOS Camera is equipped with monochrome sensor.

2.1 Megapixel Quantalux™ sCMOS Camera comes with USB 3.0 interface and 1e‐ read‐noise imager. Unit measures 2.38 in. x 2.78 in. dimensions and is integrated with adjustable C‐Mount (1.000 in. to 32) adapter. Product features SM1‐threaded (1.035 in. to 40) optical aperture and mounting taps. Suitable for fluorescence microscopy, low‐light inspection, VIS/NIR and multispectral imaging...

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MTD1020T OEM-Grade TEC Driver comes with internal analog filter.
Construction Equipment and Supplies

MTD1020T OEM-Grade TEC Driver comes with internal analog filter.

MTD1020T OEM-Grade TEC Driver can deliver output current up to ±2 A. Featuring true bipolar 20 W power stage, amplification circuit and digital PID temperature control loop, unit is embedded with digital UART/RS232-compatible programming interface. Product measures 21.0 mm x 27.0 mm x 10.3 mm dimension and is operated in a temperature range of -20 °C to 60 °C. Compatible with 10 kΩ NTC...

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Femtosecond-Laser-Pumped MIR Supercontinuum Source Chosen as Prism Award Finalist
Electronic Components & Devices

Femtosecond-Laser-Pumped MIR Supercontinuum Source Chosen as Prism Award Finalist

Newton, NJ - January 25, 2017 - Thorlabs is pleased to announce that its SC4500 Mid Infrared (MIR) Supercontinuum Source is among the finalists for the 2017 Prism Awards for Photonics Innovation, an international competition that recognizes the best new photonics technologies. The SC4500 is the first femtosecond-pumped supercontinuum source on the market. It spans over a wavelength range from...

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Optics & Photonics

Thorlabs Licenses Random Access Multiphoton Microscope Technology

Newton, NJ - November 11, 2016 - Thorlabs announced today that it has entered into a licensing agreement with Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) to commercialize the 2-photon random access mesoscope (2p-RAM) developed in Karel Svoboda’s lab at HHMI’s Janelia Research Campus for in vivo imaging of large brain volumes (up to⌀ 5 mm x 1 mm) with single neuron resolution. Even for the...

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EXULUS-HD1 Reflective 2D SLM used in optical trapping.
Electronic Components & Devices

EXULUS-HD1 Reflective 2D SLM used in optical trapping.

Ideally used in beam steering and shaping, femtosecond pulse shaping, EXULUS-HD1 Reflective 2D SLM is made using LCoS technology. Unit has built-in SLM panel with 1920 x 1080 resolution, 6.4µm pixel pitch and a 12.5 mm x 7.1 mm active area. SLM provides high-resolution, highspeed phase modulation with minimal fluctuations. Operates from 400nm to 850nm with phase stroke of 2π at 633nm and 5.7π...

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Electronic Components & Devices

Piezoelectric Actuators/Chips and Stacks enable flexible designs.

Piezoelectric actuators, low-voltage piezoelectric chips, and discrete stacks with through holes enable actuator integrationÂ- flexibility. Driven under max voltage of 150 V to provide maximum free stroke displacements from 1.8–3.0 µm with sub-millisecond response, chips can be manufactured with or without pre-attached wires and with 2.0–6.0 mm dia...

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Controls & Controllers

Manual Translation Stages are designed for precision.

Comprised of cross roller bearing, aluminum-bodied translation stages, XR-Series offers rear- and side-actuation. These 1 in.Â- travel stages come with all components needed to have left- or right-handed X, XY, XZ, YZ, and XYZ configurations, and integrated dovetail feature for stacking can also be used to provide custom mounting options. Along with

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Mechanical Components and Assemblies

DIY Modular Microscopy Platform accepts wide component range.

To construct imaging system tailored to specific applications, Cerna optomechanical platform can be combined with choice of optical, electronic, motion control, and vision parts. Throat depth of 7.74 in.Â- maximizes working volume for sample apparatuses as well as working space around optical path. Each rail side incorporates 95 mm wide dovetail that mates directly with microscope...

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Superluminescent Diode Light Sources target imaging applications.

Superluminescent Diode Light Sources target imaging applications.

Available in 1,310 and 1,550 nm wavelength versions with SM and PM fiber, S5FC Series Benchtop Superluminescent Diode Light Sources provide typical power output from 2.5-30 mW and are equipped with FC/APC bulkhead connectors. LCD interface enables users to view and set current and temperature for each fiber-coupled laser independently, while USB connection enables remote laser adjustment, and...

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Thorlabs Extends Its Adaptive Optics Offerings
Optics & Photonics

Thorlabs Extends Its Adaptive Optics Offerings

Newton, NJ - In a continuing effort to provide easy and affordable adaptive optics (AO) solutions for research and teaching labs, Thorlabs is pleased to announce the extension of its current line of Adaptive Optics (AO) kits to include the AOK2 series of Mini AO kits. The Mini AO kits are the result of a partnership between Thorlabs and Boston Micromachines Corporation (BMC). Designed to be...

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2.1 Megapixel Quantalux™ sCMOS Camera is equipped with monochrome sensor.
Optics & Photonics

2.1 Megapixel Quantalux™ sCMOS Camera is equipped with monochrome sensor.

2.1 Megapixel Quantalux™ sCMOS Camera comes with USB 3.0 interface and 1e‐ read‐noise imager. Unit measures 2.38 in. x 2.78 in. dimensions and is integrated with adjustable C‐Mount (1.000 in. to 32) adapter. Product features SM1‐threaded (1.035 in. to 40) optical aperture and mounting taps. Suitable for fluorescence microscopy, low‐light inspection, VIS/NIR and multispectral imaging...

Read More »
MTD1020T OEM-Grade TEC Driver comes with internal analog filter.
Construction Equipment and Supplies

MTD1020T OEM-Grade TEC Driver comes with internal analog filter.

MTD1020T OEM-Grade TEC Driver can deliver output current up to ±2 A. Featuring true bipolar 20 W power stage, amplification circuit and digital PID temperature control loop, unit is embedded with digital UART/RS232-compatible programming interface. Product measures 21.0 mm x 27.0 mm x 10.3 mm dimension and is operated in a temperature range of -20 °C to 60 °C. Compatible with 10 kΩ NTC...

Read More »
Femtosecond-Laser-Pumped MIR Supercontinuum Source Chosen as Prism Award Finalist
Electronic Components & Devices

Femtosecond-Laser-Pumped MIR Supercontinuum Source Chosen as Prism Award Finalist

Newton, NJ - January 25, 2017 - Thorlabs is pleased to announce that its SC4500 Mid Infrared (MIR) Supercontinuum Source is among the finalists for the 2017 Prism Awards for Photonics Innovation, an international competition that recognizes the best new photonics technologies. The SC4500 is the first femtosecond-pumped supercontinuum source on the market. It spans over a wavelength range from...

Read More »
Optics & Photonics

Thorlabs Licenses Random Access Multiphoton Microscope Technology

Newton, NJ - November 11, 2016 - Thorlabs announced today that it has entered into a licensing agreement with Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) to commercialize the 2-photon random access mesoscope (2p-RAM) developed in Karel Svoboda’s lab at HHMI’s Janelia Research Campus for in vivo imaging of large brain volumes (up to⌀ 5 mm x 1 mm) with single neuron resolution. Even for the...

Read More »
EXULUS-HD1 Reflective 2D SLM used in optical trapping.
Electronic Components & Devices

EXULUS-HD1 Reflective 2D SLM used in optical trapping.

Ideally used in beam steering and shaping, femtosecond pulse shaping, EXULUS-HD1 Reflective 2D SLM is made using LCoS technology. Unit has built-in SLM panel with 1920 x 1080 resolution, 6.4µm pixel pitch and a 12.5 mm x 7.1 mm active area. SLM provides high-resolution, highspeed phase modulation with minimal fluctuations. Operates from 400nm to 850nm with phase stroke of 2π at 633nm and 5.7π...

Read More »
Electronic Components & Devices

Piezoelectric Actuators/Chips and Stacks enable flexible designs.

Piezoelectric actuators, low-voltage piezoelectric chips, and discrete stacks with through holes enable actuator integrationÂ- flexibility. Driven under max voltage of 150 V to provide maximum free stroke displacements from 1.8–3.0 µm with sub-millisecond response, chips can be manufactured with or without pre-attached wires and with 2.0–6.0 mm dia...

Read More »
Controls & Controllers

Manual Translation Stages are designed for precision.

Comprised of cross roller bearing, aluminum-bodied translation stages, XR-Series offers rear- and side-actuation. These 1 in.Â- travel stages come with all components needed to have left- or right-handed X, XY, XZ, YZ, and XYZ configurations, and integrated dovetail feature for stacking can also be used to provide custom mounting options. Along with

Read More »
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

DIY Modular Microscopy Platform accepts wide component range.

To construct imaging system tailored to specific applications, Cerna optomechanical platform can be combined with choice of optical, electronic, motion control, and vision parts. Throat depth of 7.74 in.Â- maximizes working volume for sample apparatuses as well as working space around optical path. Each rail side incorporates 95 mm wide dovetail that mates directly with microscope...

Read More »
Superluminescent Diode Light Sources target imaging applications.

Superluminescent Diode Light Sources target imaging applications.

Available in 1,310 and 1,550 nm wavelength versions with SM and PM fiber, S5FC Series Benchtop Superluminescent Diode Light Sources provide typical power output from 2.5-30 mW and are equipped with FC/APC bulkhead connectors. LCD interface enables users to view and set current and temperature for each fiber-coupled laser independently, while USB connection enables remote laser adjustment, and...

Read More »
Thorlabs Extends Its Adaptive Optics Offerings
Optics & Photonics

Thorlabs Extends Its Adaptive Optics Offerings

Newton, NJ - In a continuing effort to provide easy and affordable adaptive optics (AO) solutions for research and teaching labs, Thorlabs is pleased to announce the extension of its current line of Adaptive Optics (AO) kits to include the AOK2 series of Mini AO kits. The Mini AO kits are the result of a partnership between Thorlabs and Boston Micromachines Corporation (BMC). Designed to be...

Read More »

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