Visible Linear Polarizers

Thin Film Polarizer 45°
from Dayoptics, Inc.

Dayoptics has newly developed thin film polarizer based on 45deg. Incidence. We can assure high transmittance >95% and high reflection >99%. [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Infrared; Visible
  • Surface Quality: 40-20 Scratch / Dig
  • Wavelength Range: 400 to 1100
  • Surface Flatness: λ/8
General Purpose Sheet Polarizer
from Newport Corporation

Our general-purpose sheet polarizers are perfect for those in-between times when you need a polarizer with a large aperture and acceptance angle, but you don ’t need the high extinction ratio or the expense of a calcite polarizer. Great value for low power 450-750 nm applications. 6000:1... [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Visible
  • Extinction Ratio: 6000
  • Wavelength Range: 450 to 750
  • Diameter: 25.4
Near IR Linear Polarizer -- APIR29-030
from American Polarizers, Inc.

Linear polarizers are used in a wide variety of applications. A linear polarizer is an excellent solution in applications that require glare reduction due to reflected light. Camera filters, sunglasses, machine vision systems greatly benefit from the use of a linear polarizer. A linear polarizer can... [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Infrared; Visible
  • Extinction Ratio: 1.00E-3
  • Wavelength Range: 400 to 1100
  • Transmittance: 42 to 47
Glan-Taylor Polarizers -- PZ1 Series
from CeNing Optics Co., Ltd.

A polarizer is a device that produces linearly polarized light from other states of polarization. Glan-Taylor polarizer consists two calcite prisms which are separated by an air space. Glan-Taylor polarizers will divide an entering unpolarized beam into two rays; one is the extraordinary ray that is... [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Infrared; Visible; Ultraviolet
  • Extinction Ratio: 5.00E-5
  • Wavelength Range: 190 to 4000
  • Clear Aperture: 6 to 10
Broadband Infrared Polarizer -- ProFLux® BIR04A
from MOXTEK, Inc.

IR Polarizers. The BIR Infrared Series polarizers are designed for applications that use infrared wavelengths between 700nm and 2500nm. High Contrast and High Transmission are the two polarizer types for the Infrared wavelengths. These polarizers cover the full wavelength range from 700nm to 2500nm. [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Infrared; Visible
  • Thickness: 0.6300 to 0.7700
  • Wavelength Range: 700 to 2500
10.0mm Dia. Unmounted Linear Glass Polarizer -- NT47-314
from Edmund Optics Inc.

10,000:1 High Extinction Ratio. Polarization Axis is Reference Marked. Anti-Reflection Coated to Minimize Reflection Loss. TECHSPEC ® Unmounted Linear Glass Polarizers offer a high extinction ratio, and are available in a range of sizes. A single polarizer transmits about 25% of randomly... [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Visible
  • Extinction Ratio: 10000
  • Wavelength Range: 400 to 700
  • Transmittance: 25
Alpha-BBO GLAN-TAYLOR POLARIZER -- Z-GTP005
from Ross Optical Industries

A Glan-Taylor polarizer produces linearly polarized light. It ’s made of a pair of right angle prisms which are separated on their hypotenuses with an air gap. The optical axes of the optical crystals are aligned parallel to the plane of reflection. S-polarized light encounters a total... [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Infrared; Visible; Ultraviolet
  • Extinction Ratio: 5.00E-6
  • Wavelength Range: 200 to 270
  • Diameter: 15
Eigenstate Generator Set -- EGS-λ
from Meadowlark Optics, Inc.

Meadowlark Optics Eigenstate Generator Set is a metrology tool that produces six polarization eigenstates: linear polarized light at 0, 90, +45, -45 degrees as well as circular right-handed and left-handed polarized light. These states are created by using a precision linear polarizer (black... [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Infrared; Visible
  • Clear Aperture: 2
  • Wavelength Range: 450 to 1700
High-Energy Nd:YAG Laser Thin Film Polarizers
from Newport Corporation

Superior high-energy polarizer performance is achieved through advanced coating design and meticulous production procedures. These optics have been developed for use in some of the most demanding lasers in the world. The polarizer coatings have been optimized for use with Nd:YAG lasers. High damage... [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Infrared; Visible; Ultraviolet
  • Diameter: 14.3 to 28.6
  • Wavelength Range: 355 to 1064
Glan-Taylor Polarizers with Exiting Holes -- PZ2 Series
from CeNing Optics Co., Ltd.

Glan-Taylor Polarizerers are also called Glan laser polarizers. The poarizers are specially designed for high energy applications. The housing sides are drilled with two holes. An ordinary ray is reflected through at an angle and exits the polarizers through one of the holes. [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Infrared; Visible; Ultraviolet
  • Extinction Ratio: 5.00E-5
  • Wavelength Range: 190 to 3500
  • Clear Aperture: 6 to 15
Inorganic Absorptive Polarizer -- ProFLux® ABS Series
from MOXTEK, Inc.

ProFlux ® polarizers are designed using Moxtek ® Nanowire ® Technology to optimally control light and image polarization. These polarizers are compatible with high energy and high temperature environments. Standard ProFlux polarizers are reflective which limits usage to pre-imager... [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Visible
  • Thickness: 0.6300 to 0.7700
  • Wavelength Range: 450 to 650
Alpha-BBO Glan-Thompson Polarizer -- Z-GMP005
from Ross Optical Industries

This type of polarizer is made of two cemented right angle prisms. The s-polarized extraordinary beam is transmitted while the ordinary beam is reflected. The prisms provide larger field of view than the Glan-Taylor type. [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Infrared; Visible; Ultraviolet
  • Extinction Ratio: 5.00E-6
  • Wavelength Range: 200 to 3500
  • Diameter: 15
OWL (Outrageously Wide Lambda) Polarizer -- GMP-100-UNC
from Meadowlark Optics, Inc.

Meadowlark Optics provides an extremely broadband polarizer solution - OWL (Outrageously Wide Lambda) polarizer. Manufactured for a wavelength range of 300 to 2700 nm rivaling the span of a Glan-Thompson calcite polarizer, this optic is ideal for broadband applications. The proprietary composition... [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Infrared; Visible; Ultraviolet
  • Clear Aperture: 19.3
  • Wavelength Range: 300 to 2700
  • Diameter: 25.4
Polarcor™ Linear Polarizers
from Newport Corporation

Polarcor ™ linear polarizers offer high contrast, high transmission, low wavefront distortion and a wide acceptance angle. Polarcor polarizers outperform dichroic sheets, wire grid polarizers, and polarizing cubes at lower price than calcite polarizers for incredible value. Out performs... [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Infrared; Visible
  • Extinction Ratio: 10000
  • Wavelength Range: 630 to 1580
  • Diameter: 12.7 to 25.4
Polarization Rotators
from CeNing Optics Co., Ltd.

A crystal quartz plate with an optical axis perpendicular to surfaces can rotate the plane of polarization of an input beam of light. The rotation angle at a particular wavelength is a function of crystal quartz thickness. With particular thicknesses, the quartz plates can rotate the plane of... [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Infrared; Visible
  • Surface Quality: 20-10 Scratch / Dig
  • Diameter: 5 to 38.1
  • Surface Flatness: λ/4
Pixelated Polarizer
from MOXTEK, Inc.

Pixelated Polarizers. Moxtek ® has added versatility to polarization applications with development of Pixelated polarizers, designed using Moxtek Nanowire ® Technology. These patterned polarizers are available as two, three and four-state devices for polarimetric imaging. Polarization helps... [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Infrared; Visible; Ultraviolet
  • Thickness: 0.7000
  • Wavelength Range: 300 to 5000
Precision Linear Polarizer -- DP-050-VIS1
from Meadowlark Optics, Inc.

Meadowlark Optics manufactures Precision Linear Polarizers using dichroic sheet polarizer material laminated between high quality glass substrates. For visible wavelength polarizers, this construction produces a peak-to-valley transmitted wavefront distortion of less than λ/5. Various... [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Visible
  • Clear Aperture: 10.16
  • Wavelength Range: 400 to 700
  • Diameter: 12.7
Precision Linear Polarizers
from Newport Corporation

Our precision linear polarizers are constructed by laminating a polymer polarizing film between two high-precision AR coated glass or fused silica windows. The standard 12.7, 25.4, and 50.8 mm outer diameters are convenient for mounting into Newport rotary mounts. UV, visible, and NIR polarizers. [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Infrared; Visible
  • Extinction Ratio: 150 to 4000
  • Wavelength Range: 300 to 1700
  • Diameter: 12.7 to 50.8
Rochon Polarizers -- PZ5 Series
from CeNing Optics Co., Ltd.

Rochon polarizers separate incident beams into ordinary rays and extraordinary rays, like a Wollaston polarizer, but the extraordinary ray is transmitted straight through, while the ordinary ray is transmitted with a deviation angle. [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Infrared; Visible; Ultraviolet
  • Clear Aperture: 8 to 15
  • Wavelength Range: 190 to 4000
  • Diameter: 25.4 to 30
Ultra-Broadband Polarizer -- ProFLux® UBB01A
from MOXTEK, Inc.

Ultra Broadband polarizer ’s are designed to offer an excellent solution for almost any multi-wavelength application. The wide-band characteristics of this polarizer, enables a wide range of products and technologies. Performance begins at 300nm and works well throughout the visible and... [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Infrared; Visible; Ultraviolet
  • Thickness: 0.9000 to 1.1
  • Wavelength Range: 300 to 4000
Ultra-High Contrast Linear Polarizer Polarizer -- UHP-050-VIS
from Meadowlark Optics, Inc.

Our UHPUV series polarizers offer high contrast in the UV from 360 to 400 nm and our UHP-LNIR series polarizers offer high contrast over the exceptionally broad range from 650 to 5000 nm. [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Visible
  • Clear Aperture: 10.16
  • Wavelength Range: 340 to 5000
  • Diameter: 12.7
Thin Film Polarizers For Ultrashort Pulses
from Newport Corporation

These thin film polarizers have been designed to provide superior performance in ultrafast Ti:Sapphire regenerative amplifiers. While pulse lengths are relatively long in these amplifiers, pulse dispersion is still a concern if pulse width is to be maintained in the recompressed pulse. Multiple... [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Infrared; Visible
  • Diameter: 14.3 to 28.6
  • Wavelength Range: 700 to 950
Wollaston Polarizers -- PZ4 Series
from CeNing Optics Co., Ltd.

Wollaston polarizers can separate an incident beam into two rays - extraordinary and ordinary - with a deviation angle that is dependent on wavelength. Both rays are transmitted through the other surface. [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Infrared; Visible; Ultraviolet
  • Clear Aperture: 8 to 15
  • Wavelength Range: 190 to 4000
  • Diameter: 25.4 to 30
Visible Light High Contrast Polarizer -- ProFLux® PPL04C
from MOXTEK, Inc.

PPL and PFU Series Visible Light Polarizers. The Visible Light Series wire-grid polarizes are the standard inorganic polarizer for the visible wavelengths. Reliability testing has shown no degradation after 5000 hours at 200 °C. You can be confident in exceptional high performance and durability... [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Visible
  • Thickness: 0.6300 to 0.7700
  • Wavelength Range: 420 to 700
VersaLight™ Polarizer -- VLR-050-NIR
from Meadowlark Optics, Inc.

VersaLight ™ is constructed of a thin layer of aluminum MicroWires ® on a glass substrate and sets a new standard for applications requiring high durability, contrast and a wide field of view for visible through infrared wavelengths. VersaLight ™ offers the performance quality of... [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Infrared; Visible
  • Diameter: 12.7
  • Wavelength Range: 450 to 1000
  • Thickness: 0.7112
Unmounted Precision Linear Polarizers
from Newport Corporation

The LPGF and LPNIR series linear polarizers are not mounted in a housing for a lower cost option. They are available in 400-700 nm, 750-850 nm and 1000-2000 nm wavelength ranges. These high contrast polarizers are ideal for a wide range of applicaitons involving low power NIR lasers, LEDS, and other... [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Infrared; Visible
  • Extinction Ratio: 1000
  • Wavelength Range: 400 to 2000
  • Diameter: 25.4 to 50
Wire-Grid Beamsplitters -- ICE Cube™ CAS00070
from MOXTEK, Inc.

Moxtek ’s ICE Cube ™ is optimized for use over a wide range of acceptance angles while maintaining color uniformity and image contrast in the visible wavelength ranges. The ICE Cube allows compact optical designs with reduced optical paths. Engineers are now able to design smaller... [See More]

  • Polarizer Application: Visible
  • Beam Deviation: 300
  • Wavelength Range: 400 to 700
  • Operating Temperature: 90