Silicon Photodiodes feature miniature design.

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Plastic encapsulated photodiodes incorporate short pass filter, which blocks wavelengths longer than 700 nm. Many standard and custom combinations are available. Miniaturization of these photodiodes assists engineers with development of micro-technology.

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UDT Sensors Introduces a New Family of Plastic Encapsulated Photodiodes

Hawthorne, CA - January 8, 2004 - UDT Sensors, Inc., a subsidiary of OSI SYSTEMS (Nasdaq: OSIS), announces a new, low cost, plastic encapsulated silicon photodiode line. The new silicon detectors incorporate a short pass filter which blocks wavelengths longer than 700nm. Filtering of this nature has been previously accomplished by using a combination of costly, externally-mounted glass filters. UDT's innovative design meets cost-sensitive needs of the commercial market while reducing the over all physical size. The miniaturization of these plastic encapsulated photodiodes assists engineers in their pursuit of micro-technology. UDT Sensors offers a multitude of standard and custom combinations for this new silicon photodiode series. Samples are currently available for evaluation.
Based in Hawthorne, California, UDT Sensors is a subsidiary of OSI Systems, Inc. As the oldest and largest manufacturer of standard and custom photodetectors in the United States, UDT Sensors leads the optoelectronic industry in design, engineering and production of detectors, high-performance components and sub-assemblies. For more information about UDT Sensors, please visit:

OSI Systems, Inc. is a diversified, global developer and distributor of optoelectronics for OEM manufacturing, the security, medical, and fiber optics markets. For additional information about OSI Systems, Inc. and subsidiaries, please visit:

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