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Thorlabs Offers VEGA OCT Imaging Systems with User-Programmable Software Development Kit
Vision Systems

Thorlabs Offers VEGA OCT Imaging Systems with User-Programmable Software Development Kit

The VEGA™ OCT Imaging Systems include VEG210 (100 kHz) and VEG220 (200 kHz) models that are based on MEMS-VCSEL swept-wavelength laser source technology. The imaging systems are offered with swept source, scanning electronics and an interferometer with a balanced detector. The OCT systems are embedded with ThorImage® OCT 5.1 image acquisition software and user‐programmable Thorlabs OCT SDK....

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New MEMS-VCSEL Laser Sources Feature a Coherence Length of Over 100 mm
Electronic Components & Devices

New MEMS-VCSEL Laser Sources Feature a Coherence Length of Over 100 mm

Thorlabs’ MEMS‐VCSEL SL131090 and SL132120 swept‐wavelength Laser Sources use MEMS tunable vertical cavity surface emitting laser technology. The units feature an active power control and maintains constant output power. The units offer sweep rates of either 100 kHz or 200 kHz. They are equipped with an integrated Mach-Zehnder interferometer that delivers an output digital k‐clock signal....

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New CS505 Series Cameras Come with an Adjustable C-Mount Adapter
Optics & Photonics

New CS505 Series Cameras Come with an Adjustable C-Mount Adapter

The CS505 Series Scientific Cameras are available with either a monochrome or color sensor and generate full-frame 5 MP readout at 35 fps with 12 bit resolution. The units come in 2.38 x 2.78 in. camera housing and offer 6:5 aspect ratio and 3.45 µm pixel size. Delivering pixel count of 2448 (H) x 2048 (V) and peal quantum efficiency of 79% at 600 nm, cameras are suitable for applications such...

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New Ganymede OCT Imaging Systems are Designed for 2D and 3D Imaging of Moving Samples
Vision Systems

New Ganymede OCT Imaging Systems are Designed for 2D and 3D Imaging of Moving Samples

Thorlabs adds GAN610C1 and GAN620C1 imaging systems to Ganymede™ OCT line. The GAN610C1 and GAN620C1 allow user to switch between different A-scan rate presets ranging from 5 kHz to 248 kHz. Units are offered with preinstalled ThorImageOCT 5.0 image acquisition software and user-programmable Thorlabs OCT software development kit. The systems are available in general-purpose (GAN610) and...

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

2.1 Megapixel Quantalu 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
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

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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Thorlabs Offers VEGA OCT Imaging Systems with User-Programmable Software Development Kit
Vision Systems

Thorlabs Offers VEGA OCT Imaging Systems with User-Programmable Software Development Kit

The VEGA™ OCT Imaging Systems include VEG210 (100 kHz) and VEG220 (200 kHz) models that are based on MEMS-VCSEL swept-wavelength laser source technology. The imaging systems are offered with swept source, scanning electronics and an interferometer with a balanced detector. The OCT systems are embedded with ThorImage® OCT 5.1 image acquisition software and user‐programmable Thorlabs OCT SDK....

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Company News

Thorlabs Licenses Revolutionary Multiphoton Volume Imaging Technique

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thorlabs Licenses Revolutionary Multiphoton Volume Imaging Technique Newton, NJ – November 2, 2018 – Thorlabs announced today that it has signed a licensing agreement with Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) for exclusive rights to a new bessel beam‐based, multiphoton volume imaging technique. The technique was originally developed at HHMI’s Janelia Research...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Thorlabs Acquires Fiber Optic Product Line from Norland Products

Newton, NJ – October 25, 2018 – Thorlabs announced today that it has entered into a definitive asset purchase agreement to acquire the Fiber Optic Portfolio of Norland Products Inc. and has made the GL16 All-in-One Interferometer and CC6000 Portable Interferometer available for purchase through its website. Headquartered in Cranbury, New Jersey, Norland is a global leader in the development...

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New MEMS-VCSEL Laser Sources Feature a Coherence Length of Over 100 mm
Electronic Components & Devices

New MEMS-VCSEL Laser Sources Feature a Coherence Length of Over 100 mm

Thorlabs’ MEMS‐VCSEL SL131090 and SL132120 swept‐wavelength Laser Sources use MEMS tunable vertical cavity surface emitting laser technology. The units feature an active power control and maintains constant output power. The units offer sweep rates of either 100 kHz or 200 kHz. They are equipped with an integrated Mach-Zehnder interferometer that delivers an output digital k‐clock signal....

Read More »
New CS505 Series Cameras Come with an Adjustable C-Mount Adapter
Optics & Photonics

New CS505 Series Cameras Come with an Adjustable C-Mount Adapter

The CS505 Series Scientific Cameras are available with either a monochrome or color sensor and generate full-frame 5 MP readout at 35 fps with 12 bit resolution. The units come in 2.38 x 2.78 in. camera housing and offer 6:5 aspect ratio and 3.45 µm pixel size. Delivering pixel count of 2448 (H) x 2048 (V) and peal quantum efficiency of 79% at 600 nm, cameras are suitable for applications such...

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New Ganymede OCT Imaging Systems are Designed for 2D and 3D Imaging of Moving Samples
Vision Systems

New Ganymede OCT Imaging Systems are Designed for 2D and 3D Imaging of Moving Samples

Thorlabs adds GAN610C1 and GAN620C1 imaging systems to Ganymede™ OCT line. The GAN610C1 and GAN620C1 allow user to switch between different A-scan rate presets ranging from 5 kHz to 248 kHz. Units are offered with preinstalled ThorImageOCT 5.0 image acquisition software and user-programmable Thorlabs OCT software development kit. The systems are available in general-purpose (GAN610) and...

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

2.1 Megapixel Quantalu 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
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

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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