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Knight Optical (UK) Ltd.

Fresnel lenses replace the curved surface of a conventional lens with a series of concentric grooves, moulded into the surface of lightweight plastic sheets. These grooves act as individual refracting surfaces when viewed in cross section. Read more...

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First Sensor AG

Silicon photomultipliers (SiPMs) from First Sensor are innovative solid-state silicon detectors with single photon sensitivity. SiPMs are a valid alternative to photomultiplier tubes. The main benefits of these detectors are high gain, extremely good timing performance and low operating voltage. Read more...

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First Sensor AG

The Series 8r APDs with high sensitivities in the red and green wavelength range feature a flat gain curve where the internal amplification rises slowly with the applied reverse bias voltage. Therefore, the new photodiodes allow for easy and accurate adjustments of high gain factors and are ideal for applications which demand fast rise times and low capacitance. Read more...

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First Sensor AG

First Sensor provides avalanche photodiode (APD) detector solutions for high resolution LIDAR systems developed for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) such as adaptive cruise control (ACC) or collision avoidance systems as well as 3D mapping systems, autonomous vehicles, robotics, automation and meteorology. Read more...

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LaCroix Optical Co.

Optical Lens Design Tools

Lens designers often make trade-offs between manufacturing tolerances, time or monetary costs, and system performance. LaCroix Optical has developed tools to help designers efficiently explore options.

Material Selection Data Tool helps you choose glass types for your project quickly and efficiently

Quoting Tool features... Read more...

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Light in Motion LLC

Light in Motion's QSA15X family are Photologic ICs which feature a Schmitt trigger at output which provides hysteresis for noise immunity anti pulse shaping. Read more...

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Lightwave Link, Inc.

4x8 optical switch (OSW) features low insertion loss, low driving power, small size, and high switching speed. Read more...

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Lightwave Link, Inc.

The 4x4 Optical Bypass Switch Component utilizes fiber-to-fiber technology over an angled surface to achieve ultra low losses and crosstalk. Read more...

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