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Instrument Systems: Short-pulse testing for temperature-sensitive, high-power LEDs

March 2021 – Spectroradiometers with minimum measurement times in the micro-second range and precise triggering are required for conducting short-pulse measurements. For this purpose, Instrument Systems developed the new CAS 125 spectroradiomet

Rutronik: Buck Converters - From Circuit to Fully Integrated Module

January, 2021: Buck converters have been in use for a century now, and it’s impossible to imagine modern electronic circuitry without them. This article shows how a clunky electromechanical component has transformed into a miniature PCB-mounted

Instrument Systems: AMS Screen Imaging System

January, 2021: Instrument Systems launched its new AMS Screen Imaging System. The turnkey measurement solution for automotive headlights combines camera-based imaging photometry on a projection screen with goniometric far-field measurements in the la

Toptica Photonics: Single-wavelength fiber laser for 2-photon fluorescence excitation

November, 2020: In 2-photon microscopy, peak-power is brightness! If you care for the best image brightness, you need short pulses, high power, and most importantly a clean temporal pulse shape. With more than sufficient output power, shortest pul

ASML acquisition of Berliner Glas Group completed

November, 2020: Berliner Glas Group is now part of ASML In July 2020 ASML, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of chip-making equipment, announced that it agreed to acquire Berliner Glas Group, including all subsidiaries. Today, bot

New Products and Highlights at Optikron

August, 2020: Smallest Prisms 90 deg. prisms with only 0.3 mm for imaging systems or with special coatings for measuring probes and laser applications 30 deg. prisms with only 0.5 mm for even smaller endoscopy objectives Micro-Cameras