Vision and Imaging Sensors / Detectors

Toolkit facilitates implementation of adaptive optics.

Offered as turnkey solution, Adaptive Optics (AO) Toolkit allows researchers to integrate adaptive optics into their research systems within hours. Kit is comprised of Thorlab WFS150C Shack-Hartmann Wavefront Sensor, with 1.3-megapixel CCD camera; BMC 140 actuator Multi-DM deformable mirror system; and software that minimizes wavefront distortion. Control software also lets user monitor wavefront...

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Optical Mirrors

Boston Micromachines Awarded Grant to Build Device to Prevent Friendly Fire

United States Army Awards Boston Micromachines Phase II STTR WATERTOWN, Mass., Nov. 27 -- Boston Micromachines Corporation, a leading provider of MEMS-based deformable mirror products for adaptive optics systems, today announced that it has been selected by the United States Army for a Phase II Small Business Technology Transfer Program (STTR) award through the Department of Defense. The STTR...

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Field Replacement Optics suit plastic cutting applications.
Optical Mirrors

Field Replacement Optics suit plastic cutting applications.

Optimized for use at 10.6 Â-µm, CO2 Lenses and Mirrors meet OEM and ISO-10110 specifications for optical elements and are compatible with low-power CO2 lasers used for cutting, marking, and de-gating plastics. CO2 Lenses are A/R coated and available in ½ to 1½ in. dia sizes with focal lengths from 1-25 in. in ½ in. increments; dual-band coatings are offered to aid in...

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Optical Elements produce axisymmetric polarizations.
Optical Mirrors

Optical Elements produce axisymmetric polarizations.

Heat-tolerant elements consist of patterned photonic crystal polarizers and wave plates that make it possible to generate stable azimuthal and radial polarizations at 1,064 nm. Products include laser mirrors LMR-1064 (radial) and LMA-1064 (azimuthal) as well as polarizers PLR-1064 (radial) and PLA-1064 (azimuthal), which have clear aperture of 5 mm. Also available, SWP-1064 wave plate array can...

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Optical Mirrors

Deformable Mirror has extended stroke and 2.25 mm aperture.

With 6 micron stroke, Mini-DM provides vision science and microscopy researchers with entry-level mirror for accomplishing proof-of-concept experiments that require wavefront correction. Turnkey system - complete with USB controller, software, and gimbal mount - consists of mirror membrane supported by underlying actuator array. Each of 32 actuators can be individually deflected by electrostatic...

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Optical Mirrors

Boston Micromachines' Technology Advances New Achievements in Multi Photon Microscopy

WATERTOWN, Mass., May 7 / -- Boston Micromachines Corporation (BMC) today announced that its MEMS-based deformable mirror products have helped realize achievements in multi photon microscopy, an advanced optical technique that increases the imaging depth in living tissue. Boston University's Biomedical Engineering Biomicroscopy Lab has recently demonstrated high resolution images of biological...

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Magnets and Mirrors safely extend mechanics' reach.
General Purpose Mirrors

Magnets and Mirrors safely extend mechanics' reach.

Suited for automotive aftermarket and professional mechanics, extendable magnets and mirrors feature ergonomic grip and telescopic handles that let users to pick up metal, reach tight places, or inspect items located in hard-to-access areas. Mirrors are offered with rectangular, square, or round reflectors and come in 6Â-½-32 in. lengths. Able to pick up items weighing from 5-30 lb,...

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Impulse Optics is Now Offering Dielectric Mirrors
Optical Mirrors

Impulse Optics is Now Offering Dielectric Mirrors

Encinitas, CA, March 16, 2007 - Impulse Optics is now offering narrowband and broadband dielectric mirrors. Dielectric mirrors are highly reflective and are ideal for laser and optic applications. Narrowband dielectric mirrors are available in wavelengths of 441.6 nm to 1500 nm, and broadband mirrors are available in wavelength ranges 450-700 nm, 650-1000 nm, and 1000-1400 nm. Narrowband laser...

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Optical Mirrors

CO2 Laser Optics for Trophy and Plaque Engravers

A full line of OEM quality, replacement CO2 laser lenses and mirrors for all popular low power engraving and marking lasers is available factory-direct and overnight from Laser Research Optics of Providence, Rhode Island. Laser Research CO2 Beam Delivery Optics feature lenses and mirrors in sizes from 1/2 to 1-1/2" dia., offered with focal lengths from 1" to 25" in 1/2" increments. Available with...

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Optical Mirrors

Boston Micromachines' New Deformable Mirror to Enhance Retinal Imaging Systems for Earlier Detection of Leading Eye Diseases

First Deformable Mirror to Meet Needs of Biological Imaging for Vision Science and Microscopy Instrumentation WATERTOWN, Mass., Jan. 19 -- Boston Micromachines Corporation (BMC), a leading provider of MEMS-based deformable mirror (DM) products for adaptive optics (AO) systems, today announced it has manufactured an enhanced DM capable of meeting the criteria for ultra-high resolution retinal...

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