The Moscone Center
San Francisco, California, United States
1 - 6 February 2020
Product Demonstrations
Tuesday
4 February 2020
Polaris-M 2.0 Why Polarization is critical in design
Presenter: Dr. Russell Chipman, Airy Optics, Inc. (United States)
Date: Tuesday 4 February 2020
Time: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Demo Area 1 (Hall ABC)
The importance of complete Polarization analysis will be discussed and demonstrated utilizing Polaris-M 2.0. Introducing new functions and features, Polarization Films Library, Import/Export functions.
MY Polymers Optimized Re-coating Materials
Presenter: Ron Zohar, MY Polymers Ltd. (Israel)
Date: Tuesday 4 February 2020
Time: 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Demo Area 2 (Hall EF)
Optimized Re-Coating materials improves the reliability of Combiners, Strippers, etc. For example: Flexible Re-Coatings reduce stress during thermal cycling, resulting in higher reliability.
Introducing the ZIVA Light Engine
Presenter: Iain Johnson, Lumencor Inc. (United States)
Date: Tuesday 4 February 2020
Time: 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Demo Area 1 (Hall ABC)
Presentation of performance characteristics and applications of the ZIVA light engine, comprising 7 independently addressable diode laser sources optimized for coupling into narrow bore optical fiber.
Optical filters for Satcom
Presenter: Jason Palidwar, Iridian Spectral Technologies Ltd. (Canada)
Date: Tuesday 4 February 2020
Time: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: Demo Area 2 (Hall EF)
Optical satellite communications rely on space qualified, highly uniform filters to provide wavelength selectivity in formats such as solar rejection windows to beam steering dichroic filters.
OEwaves, Inc.
Presenter: Patrick McNamara, OEWaves, Inc. (United States)
Date: Tuesday 4 February 2020
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Demo Area 1 (Hall ABC)
OEwaves, Inc. transforms novel microwave photonic technologies, from concept to the marketplace, enabling new capabilities in radar, fiber optic sensing, LIDAR, and test and measurement systems.
FREE your mind – FORM your optics
Presenter: Lutz Reichmann, ƒo+ [freeform optics plus] (United States)
Date: Tuesday 4 February 2020
Time: 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Demo Area 2 (Hall EF)
Join us for a journey through the world of freeform optics: from the demanding land of design, to the environment of materials, the area of manufacturing and the summit of system integration.
Get to market faster with OpticsBuilder from Zemax
Presenter: Lisa Clauson, Zemax, LLC (United States)
Date: Tuesday 4 February 2020
Time: 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Demo Area 1 (Hall ABC)
OpticsBuilder, from Zemax, streamlines your workflows, getting your product to market faster with lower costs. Automatically create optical CAD drawings, measure optical performance and easily export.
Anyone can build one spectrometer!
Presenter: Dr. Thomas Rasmussen, Ibsen Photonics (Denmark)
Date: Tuesday 4 February 2020
Time: 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: Demo Area 2 (Hall EF)
Dr. Thomas Rasmussen will share insights on the differences between single unit and volume production of spectrometers that are useful in deciding which approach works best for instrument production.
Seize the Power of NIR with NIRvana HS InGaAs Cameras
Presenter: Michael Melle, Teledyne Princeton Instruments (United States)
Date: Tuesday 4 February 2020
Time: 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Demo Area 1 (Hall ABC)
The new NIRvana HS offers an exciting, truly innovative set of world-class performance features to meet the increasingly diverse needs of today’s scientific, industrial, and medical communities.
XI² - A Novel Cloud AI Raman with MEMs Scanning Mirror for Area Sampling
Presenter: Lynn Chandler, Ph.D., CloudMinds Technology Inc (United States)
Date: Tuesday 4 February 2020
Time: 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: Demo Area 2 (Hall EF)
CloudMinds’ XI² is a cloud AI Raman device specifically designed for area sampling. Equipped with MEMs scanning mirror, XI² can scan Raman signal from an area of heterogenous samples in seconds.
Optical Filters for Multispectral Imaging
Presenter: Isabell Goetz, Optics Balzers Jena GmbH (United States)
Date: Tuesday 4 February 2020
Time: 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Demo Area 1 (Hall ABC)
Manufacturing of high performance patterned optical filters for multi-spectral imaging applications.
Low Latency NPI and Collaborative Manufacturing for Photonics
Presenter: Evan Heuners, Palomar Technologies (United States)
Date: Tuesday 4 February 2020
Time: 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: Demo Area 2 (Hall EF)
Low latency NPI and collaborative manufacturing emphasizes collaboration between photonics developers and contract manufacturers to reduce time to market and cost for new product introductions.
Accurate Remote Monitoring Systems - Environmental Emissions Detection
Presenter: Yonathan Dattner, Luxmux Technology Corp (Canada)
Date: Tuesday 4 February 2020
Time: 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Demo Area 1 (Hall ABC)
Luxmux introduces the ARMS Smart Pole, Multiple Gas Detection System engineered to be a Continuous Remote Emissions Monitoring System. Capabilities: CH4, CO2, H20, NH3, CO, NO, NO2, SO2, N20, H2S, O3
Wednesday
5 February 2020
OptiSPICE Tanner Plugin
Presenter: Cem Bonfil, Optiwave Systems Inc. (Canada)
Date: Wednesday 5 February 2020
Time: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Demo Area 1 (Hall ABC)
The seamless integration of OptiSPICE optical models into the Tanner EDA enables the simulation of complex optoelectronic circuits, from schematic or mask layout, within a single design environment.
Fast Swept Source for Optical Sensors
Presenter: Donald Kebort, Freedom Photonics (United States)
Date: Wednesday 5 February 2020
Time: 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Demo Area 2 (Hall EF)
Freedom Photonics is launching a new product at Photonics West, a fast swept source to support advanced optical sensors at infrared wavelengths from 1265 nm to 1670 nm.
High-performance entangled photon-pair source
Presenter: Jerome Prieur, AUREA TECHNOLOGY (France)
Date: Wednesday 5 February 2020
Time: 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Demo Area 1 (Hall ABC)
We demonstrated the first worldwide industrial high-brightness and high visibility entangled photon-pair source for Quantum information technologies.
Taiko, High-End Picosecond Diode Laser
Presenter: Guillaume Delpont, PicoQuant GmbH (United States)
Date: Wednesday 5 February 2020
Time: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: Demo Area 2 (Hall EF)
PicoQuant expands the capabilities of the Taiko PDL M1 with a new Max Power Mode to operate any laser diode with an increased level of power and with a broader range of diodes in the visible range.
100 W CW or Pulsed Raman Laser Fiber
Presenter: Jeff Nicholson, OFS (United States)
Date: Wednesday 5 February 2020
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Demo Area 1 (Hall ABC)
We demonstrate 104 Watts of in-band output power from a cascaded Ramen fiber laser operating around 1.7 µm with a spectral purity of over 90% operating in both continuous wave and pulsed wave regimes.
Evaluating the latest technological displays using new progressive Display Color Analyzer CA-410
Presenter: Mitch Eguchi, Konica Minolta Sensing Americas (United States)
Date: Wednesday 5 February 2020
Time: 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Demo Area 2 (Hall EF)
New progressive instrument for AR/VR microdisplays and curved OLED displays for Lvxy/u’v’, VESA/JEITA flicker using the New CA-410 probes to measure 2.1mm, 4mm and viewing angle characteristics.
Diffractive optics advancements and innovative applications
Presenter: Karen Goldberg, HOLO/OR Ltd. (Israel)
Date: Wednesday 5 February 2020
Time: 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: Demo Area 1 (Hall ABC)
An overview of the world of Diffractive Optics and innovations in application fields such as glass cutting, material processing, and 3D sensing.
Continuously Variable Filters for Applications in Spectroscopy, HSI and Fluorescence Diagnostics
Presenter: Oliver Pust, Delta Optical Thin Film A/S (Denmark)
Date: Wednesday 5 February 2020
Time: 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: Demo Area 2 (Hall EF)
We present advances in variable filter technology, with focus on performance, features and benefits. You will see recent examples of how continuously variable filters are used in several applications.
Crystal Material Manufacturing in Optical Component / Instant Clear View System / SMD LD
Presenter: Simon Huang / Anson Kuo / Dr. Chunwei Mi, BASO Precision Optics Ltd./ H.P.B. Optoelectronics / Arima Lasers Corporation (Taiwan)
Date: Wednesday 5 February 2020
Time: 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Demo Area 1 (Hall ABC)
High-end Projector Lens, Telescope Lens, Riflescope Lens, Lens elements / Instant Clear View System & Related Camera Lens / Laser Diode & Laser Module, etc. presented by 3 companies of Taiwan Pavilion
Optotune's 2D mirror platform enables innovations
Presenter: Dr. David Leuenberger, Optotune Switzerland AG (Switzerland)
Date: Wednesday 5 February 2020
Time: 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: Demo Area 2 (Hall EF)
Optotune’s 2D mirror is the ideal choice for applications that require large deflections in a compact form factor. It is used in automotive (LiDAR, ADAS), Vision, Biometrics, Diagnostics and more.
Intelligent DMD Headlight / Advanced Technologies on Optical Component / High Efficiency Dicing Blade
Presenter: Dr. Kenneth Li / Wei Cheng, Lai / Jinn P. Chu, Taiwan Color Optics, Inc /SHERN YEONG Precise Optical Co /National Taiwan U. of Science & Technology (Taiwan)
Date: Wednesday 5 February 2020
Time: 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Demo Area 1 (Hall ABC)
HD-ADB Headlight, Single LD Module, LiDAR Module, Color Filter / Aspheric Lenses, Fresnel Lens, HMD/AR/VR, Lens for Cars / Super Diamond Saw Blade etc. presented by 3 companies of Taiwan Pavilion.
High-throughput event timer MultiHarp 150
Presenter: Torsten Langer, PicoQuant GmbH (United States)
Date: Wednesday 5 February 2020
Time: 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: Demo Area 2 (Hall EF)
Applications and features of PicoQuant's newest generation of multi-channel event timers with sub-nanosecond deadtime, high data throughput, and remote synchronization in fiberoptic networks.
Mastering photonics at single-photon level
Presenter: Félix Bussières, ID Quantique (Switzerland)
Date: Wednesday 5 February 2020
Time: 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Demo Area 1 (Hall ABC)
Quantum photonics SPAD & SNSPD systems combined with ultra-high precision timing electronics for correlation between the detection of photons enables sensing performance beyond conventional techniques
Thursday
6 February 2020
How OFDR is Redefining Optical Component Characterization
Presenter: David Potter, Luna Innovations (United States)
Date: Thursday 6 February 2020
Time: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Demo Area 1 (Hall ABC)
New OFDR measurement solutions provide a comprehensive approach to passive component characterization, delivering unprecedented insight into component performance and unmatched test speed.
Transforming Optical Structure Technology Through Innovative System Integration
Presenter: Martin Rost, PLX Inc. (United States)
Date: Thursday 6 February 2020
Time: 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Demo Area 2 (Hall EF)
Developed by PLX Inc., Monolithic Optical Structure Technology (M.O.S.T.™) is a unique optical innovation that combines all of the elements of a complex optical setup into a single monolithic unit.
High Laser Damage Threshold Anti-Reflection Nano-Texture for Laser Optics
Presenter: James Nole, TelAztec LLC (United States)
Date: Thursday 6 February 2020
Time: 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Demo Area 1 (Hall ABC)
RAR and Motheye type Anti-Reflection nano-texture eliminates the need for traditional thin-film AR coatings with a designed nanometer scale surface texture etched directly into the bulk optic.
IR Pyroelectric Detectors for Flame and Gas Detection
Presenter: Benjamin Du, Infratec Infrared LLC (United States)
Date: Thursday 6 February 2020
Time: 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Demo Area 2 (Hall EF)
The new PYROMID family of infrared detectors from the R&D lab at InfraTec offers multichannel detectors with up to 8 channels in miniaturized packaging for use in gas analysis or flame detection.
Mode-Locked Lasers: Control of Repetition Rate & Carrier Envelope Offset
Presenter: Kevin Knabe, VESCENT PHOTONICS (United States)
Date: Thursday 6 February 2020
Time: 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: Demo Area 2 (Hall EF)
Vescent offers mode-locked lasers with tight control over ƒrep and ƒCEO, forming the engine of a frequency comb which in turn is becoming indispensable for quantum metrology, timing and spectroscopy.
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