Optics & Photonics

Optics & Photonics

Nanosecond Lasers use highly accelerated life testing protocols.

Aug 05, 2017

Available in AVIA 355-55 and AVIA 532-80 models, Nanosecond Lasers are tested using highly accelerated stress screening protocols. AVIA 355-55(ultraviolet laser) offers pulse repetition rate of 150 kHz and is used for cutting flex substrates and thin printed circuit boards. AVIA 532-80(green laser) produces 1 mJ of pulse energy with a maximum pulse repetition rate of 80 kHz and provides high... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Forklift Safety System features waterproof cameras.

Jul 28, 2017

Forklift Safety System is offered in RVS-77F6033 safety camera system for forklifts with 5 in. display and RVS-557FW wireless camera system for forklifts with 5 in. dual screen display. RVS-77F6033 is equipped with back-lit buttons and comes with flushmount, traditional mount and a U-bracket mounting options. RVS-77F6033 offers view angle of 45° for examining pallets. RVS-557FW is integrated... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Sensor Mounting Brackets provide 360° vertical and horizontal adjustment.

Jul 28, 2017

Sensor Mounting Brackets are offered for 3, 4, 5, 6.5, 8, 12, 18 and 30 mm sensor sizes. Units come in configurations such as right-angle plastic brackets with and without insertion stops. Units are constructed of stainless steel or with stainless steel mounting plate and aluminum head. Suitable for inductive, magnetic, capacitive, laser and fiber optic sensors, swivel mount brackets are... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Shortwave-Infrared Camera features 14-bit digital output.

Jul 27, 2017

1280SciCam Shortwave-Infrared Camera comes with 1280 x 1024 image sensor on a 12 µm pitch. Unit offers long exposure times and a low read noise. Suitable for scientific and astronomy applications, product provides frame rates up to 95 Hz. Camera is offered with variety of lens formats and can detect light from visible to the SWIR in range of 0.4. to 1.7 microns.

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Optics & Photonics

CO2 Laser Optics for Cutting and Etching Thin Metals

Jul 26, 2017

A line of CO2 laser optics optimized for cutting and etching thin metals when fabricating filters, strainers, and related applications is available from Laser Research Optics of Providence, Rhode Island.

Laser Research CO2 Optics include lenses that feature coatings with < 0.2% total absorption values to keep them cooler and silicon turning mirrors which have an enhanced DMBR coating to... Read More

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

MicroE Optira™ Series Encoders provide resolution up to 5nm.

Jul 25, 2017

Compatible with MicroE’s linear glass scales, linear metal tape and rotary scales, MicroE Optira™ Series Encoders are embedded with A-quad-B or 1Vpp sin/cos interface options. Unit’s sensor head measures 11.4 x 13 x 3.7 mm and is available in 3.3 VDC version. Products use PurePrecision™ optical technology. Encoder’s sensor head comes with two mounting options and a FFC connector.

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Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Early Fujiinon MK Adopter, Stature Films, Takes Delivery of First MK50-135mm in North America

Jul 25, 2017

Combined Focal Range and Performance of Earlier Model MK Zooms Prompt Split Decision from Independent Production House

Wayne, N.J., July 24, 2017 – The Optical Devices Division of FUJIFILM has announced the first North American customer of its recently released FUJINON MK50-135mm T2.9 zoom. Toronto-based Stature Films, best known for its commercial and documentary production, was an... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

thermoIMAGER TIM G7 Camera features spectral range of 7.9µm.

Jul 21, 2017

Offering VGA resolution of 640 x 480 pixels and line scan feature, thermoIMAGER TIM G7 Camera is used for temperature monitoring in production, finishing and processing of glass sheets and bottles. Providing image frequency up to 125Hz, unit can be operated in ambient temperatures up to 70 °C. Featuring analog, digital via USB 2.0 or GigE output options, product can be operated up to 315 °C... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

TVU Networks to Highlight Latest Video-Over-IP Technology at Texas Association of Broadcasters’ Convention

Jul 20, 2017

Full Line of IP Solutions Raises the Bar in Broadcast Workflow with Increased Efficiency and Flexibility

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA - July 19, 2017 - At the Texas Association of Broadcasters (TAB) Convention to be held August 9-10 in Austin, TVU Networks, the global technology and innovation leader in live IP video solutions, will showcase its shipping line of video solutions, including TVU One... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

360° Spherical Cameras deliver optimized image quality.

Jul 20, 2017

Equipped with Milbeaut® image signal processors, 360° Spherical Cameras are available in two models based on SC2000 series and MBG967 series processor. Capable of real-time image stitching of 4K images, SC2000 based camera comes with Socionext's proprietary image processing algorithm and provides 4K/30fps output. Suitable for applications such as live streaming of virtual reality video,... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics

Innovative Blue Laser Technology with Patent

Jul 14, 2017

Laser profile scanners and laser triangulation sensors equipped with a blue-laser diode offer numerous advantages over red-diode lasers. For decades, sensor specialist Micro-Epsilon has played a leading role in measurement applications based on Blue Laser Technology and has a worldwide applied-for patent on these applications, particularly on red-hot glowing and (semi-) transparent... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

TMZ MODBUS Temperature Transmitter provides increased sensor density.

Jul 14, 2017

Helping users to increase density, TMZ Dual (2TPRG) PC-Programmable MODBUS Temperature Transmitter comes with dual RTD, thermocouple, mV, resistance or potentiometer inputs. MODBUS output displays data from both sensors, allowing host to use data for averaging, differential or sensor backup. TMZ Dual features two independent sensor inputs, 20-bit input resolution, isolation and RFI/EMI... Read More

Optics & Photonics

TLP5214A Gate Driver Photocoupler delivers 4.0A of output current.

Jul 10, 2017

Used in driving medium-power IGBTs and power MOSFETs, TLP5214A Gate Driver Photocoupler is housed in creepage distance SO16L package. Offering desaturation leading edge blanking time, desaturation filter time, and optimization of soft turn-off performance, unit provides output fault status feedback. Suitable for industrial inverters, solar energy inverters, servo amplifiers, and air... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics

Mid IR LEDs for NDIR and Moisture Content

Jul 01, 2017

Electro Optical Components introduces optoelectronic devices for the mid-infrared spectral range. Products include a wide range of Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs), LED arrays and spectral matched Photodiodes (PD) covering the spectral range from 1600 to 5000 nm. Applications they are ideally suited for are:

  • NDIR gas detection
  • Film moisture content monitoring
  • Low... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Vision Systems

Safety Light Curtains System features patented transceiver design.

Jun 24, 2017

Suitable for hand and finger detection, GuardShield 450L Safety Light Curtains System is equipped with active protective field for sensing entire length of the transceiver. Featuring five-pin plug-ins for basic on/off functionality and eight-pin pug-ins for manual and auto restart with EDM, system’s active protective field reduces the inactive sensing areas. Unit provides advanced function... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Wireless Inductive System 2 (WIS 2) comes in IP67 rated connection box.

Jun 23, 2017

Used for signal transmission and for supplying power to sensors connected to secondary side of moving machine parts, Wireless Inductive System 2 is available in standards M12 connectors and cylindrical design in size M30 that can be fitted to 30 cm cables. Offered in 8-channel and 2-channel variants, units support ratings up to 12 W over transmission distances of 0...7 mm. Product is suitable... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Aven Mighty Cam HDMI Color Camera: Measurement Ease with Built-In Software

Jun 23, 2017

Aven’s sophisticated Mighty Cam HDMI Color Camera has integrated measurement software and an SD card, allowing precise quality control inspection without a computer. By eliminating outside software or a laptop for image processing, the Aven HDMI Color Camera reduces workbench space, avoids software installation or updating, and removes compatibility concerns. Engineers, inspectors and... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

PI's Precision Automation Solutions Featured at 2017 LASER World of PHOTONICS

Jun 23, 2017

Precision automation solutions for Si Photonics, Laser Machining and Touch Display Testing - provided by PI’s engineered systems group.

June 2017, Auburn, MA – The world’s largest conference and trade show on laser technology and photonics is the backdrop for PI’s most anticipated high performance motion solutions for photonics, robotics, microscopy, and precision industrial... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Cymer Introduces New Technology to Installed Argon Fluoride Light Sources that Increases Availability

Jun 23, 2017

Reduces maintenance frequency leading to improved cost of ownership

SAN DIEGO, June 21, 2017 - Cymer, an industry leader in developing lithography light sources used by chipmakers to pattern advanced semiconductor chips, today announced a new productivity package with enhanced chamber and optics technology for its installed base of ArF (argon fluoride) light sources. The next-generation... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

New IQ/OQ for Biochrom NanoVue Plus Micro-Volume Spectrophotometer

Jun 22, 2017

Biochrom offers a comprehensive installation and IQ/OQ documentation package for their NanoVue Plus Micro-Volume Spectrophotometer. Wavelength accuracy and wavelength repeatability are just some of the specifications measured using NIST traceable standards following both European and United States pharmacopeia guidelines.

The test procedure includes: