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Edmund Optics: Beam Shaping PCX Cylinder Lenses

TECHSPEC® Beam Shaping Plano-Convex (PCX) Cylinder Lenses offer an ideal pairing of tightly controlled tolerances and scalable pricing for volume integration. As opposed to spherical lenses, which focus light in two dimensions, cylinder lenses ar

Trioptics: New Alignment Turning Station

Following the successful launch of the high-precision ATS 200 from TRIOPTICS in the market for turning stations for optical components, the company is now officially presenting the compact and efficient ATS 100 alignment turning station.

Andor Zyla 5.5 sCMOS camera at the heart of new technique

Advances in confocal, two-photon and light-sheet microscopy have rapidly advanced our understanding of cellular and subcellular structures and processes. However, live cell and whole animal imaging could be on the verge of even more breakthroughs fol

Breakthrough in Asphere Metrology

News from Edmund Optics Computer Generated Hologram metrology is a promising solution to several of the drawbacks associated with traditional metrology techniques for aspheric lenses. Aspheres are vital to a variety of applications because they al

3D Printed Gecko Toes

Researchers at the Italian Institute of Technology in Pontedera have investigated the adhesive properties of gecko toes and have fabricated artificial gecko setae on the same size scale as their natural counterparts by using Nanoscribe’s 3D pri

Edmund Optics wins inspect award 2018

Applying with the new TECHSPEC® Cr Series of Compact Ruggedized Lenses, Edmund Optics made it to the top and is this year’s winner of the inspect Reader’s Choice Award in the category imaging. The Cr lenses were designed to maintain o