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Attend an Optical Coating Design Webinar

Did you miss the Tech Briefs Media Group webinar entitled “Optical Coating Design”? It’s now available on demand. Listen to presenters from Chroma Technology, Edmund Optics and Deposition Sciences delve into topics about thin film coatings. Most precision optics, whether used in scientific, medical, industrial, or military applications, incorporate some type of thin film coating … Continue reading

May 6, 2019 Blog, Chroma Technology, Optics

LED Streetlighting: Holy Grail or Unfit for Purpose?

A short informative article entitled “LED Streetlighting: Holy Grail or Unfit for Purpose?” by Fred Bass appears on The Light Review website. Focusing on the topics of color range and lighting control, this article reviews some successes, benefits and shortcomings of LED streetlights in light of research, public opinion and legislation. To read the complete … Continue reading

May 6, 2019 Blog, LEDs

40 W Fiber-to-Fiber Broadband Isolators from EOT

Empowered by new materials capability from their FEE division and new optics fabrication, polishing, and coating capabilities, EOT’s Custom Solutions Group is excited to offer our customers this family of high power (40 W) Fiber-to-Fiber Isolators to enable select new laser development efforts. Features include: Broadband Isolation Window for rejected beam Same Face Fiber Input/Output … Continue reading

May 5, 2019 Blog, Electro-Optics Technology (EOT), Optics

EOT Provides >100 W Fiber Beam Delivery Optics and Collimators

Applications such as Materials Processing and Directed Energy often involve directing light from pump diodes to laser oscillators and from lasers to work pieces or targets. Delivery via fiber has proven to be an effective and flexible method to accomplish such tasks. Such applications often require excellent resistance to back reflections, very high levels of beam quality … Continue reading

May 2, 2019 Blog, Electro-Optics Technology (EOT), Fiber Optics, Optics