Equipment or components used in the creation, manipulation, or detection of light.

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Fiber Optics (2,013 suppliers)

Fiber or equipment for conducting, amplifying, attenuating, multiplexing, and switching light signals.

Lasers (714 suppliers)

An acronym of Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation. A laser produces an intense beam of monochromatic, coherent light. Includes Gas, Solid State, Excimer, Ion, and Dye types.

Light Sources (4,709 suppliers)

Devices that create light including lasers, lamps, and LEDs.

Optical Assemblies (1,084 suppliers)

Equipment or instruments that are assemblies of optical components, such as microscopes, magnifiers, and monochromators.

Optical Components (930 suppliers)

Optical elements including lenses, polarizers, mirrors, beamsplitters, windows, prisms, etc.

Optoelectronics (1,652 suppliers)

Devices that create, manipulate,and detect light by electrical means such as LEDs, photodiodes, optocouplers, etc.