Technical Articles

Advanced Optics, Inc. has published these technical articles:

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Cleaning risks scratching the reflective surface of an optical mirror. If possible, avoid touching the mirror surface altogether and use a rubber bulb to blow dust off the surface. A bulb may be... (View Full Article)
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Understanding your application can help you to select the right optical flat without over specifying your requirements thereby saving you time and money. Choosing the appropriate material, defining... (View Full Article)
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Various terminology commonly used in the optical industry... (View Full Article)
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The scratch and dig standards of MIL-PRF-13830B, are widely used in the optical industry.... (View Full Article)
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Optical mirrors are used in a wide variety of applications including aerospace, military and commercial avionics, scientific and medical instrumentation, academics and research, and industrial... (View Full Article)
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There are many factors to consider when designing an optical window. Carefully defining your requirements can save manufacturing time which translates to reduced costs.... (View Full Article)