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Ruggedized Imaging Systems – TRENDING IN OPTICS: EPISODE 9

A new generation of harsh environment lenses has been developed to support the spread of automation and protect their imaging systems.

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Powered by EO: TM4 from EyeTech Digital Systems

The Future Depends on Optics®

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Comparison of SWIR and Visible Imaging Systems

SWIR, or short-wave infrared, is light invisible to the human eye but detectable by specialized infrared imaging lenses and cameras.

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Laser Optics Lab: Beam Expander Configurations & Designs

Laser beam expanders consist of transmissive configurations, with Galilean or Keplerian designs, and reflective configurations, which use a series of mirrors, similar to microscope designs.

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Discovering DIC Microscopy

Join Stefaan Vandendriessche, Sales and Applications Engineer, as he demonstrates a Differential Interference Contrast (DIC) microscope built from stock components found in the Edmund Optics catalog.

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Spectrolight Mighty Light Accessories Overview

Modular accessories adapt the Spectrolight Mighty Light Illuminator for tuning to a specific wavelength, fiber coupling, collimating, homogenizing, and more

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Spectrolight Mighty Light Product Overview

The Mighty Light is a self-contained, low-noise, tunable source of broadband visible and NIR light featuring a tungsten halogen lamp and output power up to 2W

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Introduction to the TECHSPEC Optical Cage System

Designed for modularity and flexibility, Edmund Optics' TECHSPEC Optical Cage System components are high precision alternatives to complex optical alignment systems.

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LIGHT TALK - EPISODE 5: Ruggedized Imaging Lenses with Cory Boone and Ben Weaver

The expansion of automation has made the ruggedization of imaging lenses from shocks, vibrations, and temperature swings more important than ever before.

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TECHSPEC® Nd:YAG Laser Line Mirrors

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LC (Low Cost) Fixed YAG Beam Expanders

LC (Low Cost) Fixed YAG Beam Expanders are simple 2-element, cost-effective solutions to beam expansion.

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What are Ghost Images

Learn about ghost images in optical systems, which are faint second images caused by reflections within an optical component, from Kristina Kaszei.

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Why Should I Use a Lens Designed Specifically for SWIR Wavelengths?

Short wave infrared (SWIR) imaging applications require specialized imaging optics, as lenses designed for visible use are not optimized for SWIR wavelengths

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2013 EO Rockin Holiday: The 12 Days Of Service

Join Edmund Optics' real band of employees as they rock out to the holidays -- optics style.

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Best Practice #2 Don't Believe Your Eyes

Join Greg Hollows, Director of the Imaging Business Unit and EO's Imaging Expert, as he reviews some Best Practice to consider when designing an imaging system.

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LIGHT TALK - EPISODE 10: Hot & Cold with Nick Sischka

Learn about the key impacts of temperature on imaging performance and how the athermalization of lenses can maintain performance in harsh environments.

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Top Optics Trends of 2021 – TRENDING IN OPTICS: EPISODE 3

Several of the most interesting trends in optics and photonics of 2021 were the landing of the Perseverance Rover on Mars, Stemmed Mirrors, minimizing thermal lensing in ultrafast laser systems, and developments in ultraviolet lasers.

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Optical Filters Review

Optical Filters are used to selectively transmit or block certain wavelengths or wavelength ranges within optical systems.

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Athermalization Ruggedization – TRENDING IN OPTICS: EPISODE 5

Athermalization ruggedization is done to maintain imaging performance through significant temperature swings, which is ideal for applications like aerospace.

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Large Diameter Gimbal Optical Mounts

Large Diameter Gimbal Optical Mounts available from Edmund Optics are used to integrate large precision optical components, such as mirrors, into OEM and benchtop systems.

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Fresnel Lens Review

Fresnel lenses are composed of a series of concentric grooves etched into one side of a sheet of plastic. Fresnel lenses are unlike typical spherical or aspherical optical lenses.

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Optotune Focus-Tunable Lenses Review

Optotune Focus-Tunable lenses feature a liquid polymer substrate with continuous focusability.

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Axicons Review

Axicons are conical-shaped optical components used to create a ring-shaped beam.

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Liquid Lenses in Machine Vision - TRENDING IN OPTICS: EPISODE 1

Liquid Lenses electronically autofocus imaging systems for machine vision by changing shape in response to an applied current or voltage.

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Vega™ Laser Line Beam Expanders

The TECHSPEC® Vega™ Laser Line Beam Expanders from Edmund Optics® are divergence adjustable to compensate for input beam divergence.

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Liquid Lens M12 Imaging Lenses

TECHSPEC® Liquid Lens M12 Imaging Lenses from Edmund Optics combine a high-resolution with the electronic auto-focus of an integrated liquid lens

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Danfoss: Edmund Optics Case Studies

Monitoring and regulating air pollution is an essential step towards creating a cleaner environment.

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Powered by EO: High Performance Sensing by Ocular Robotics

The Future Depends on Optics®

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Optical Prisms Review

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Ruggedized Machine Vision Lenses for Harsh Environments

Edmund Optics imaging and machine vision lenses are robustly designed for use in harsh environments and are available in a number of options for the most demanding applications.

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