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Lumetrics system speeds inspection and includes advanced capability to measure toric lenses. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) June 06, 2014 This month, Lumetrics
DSS attendees can visit booth 313 to learn about Sydor's silicon and germanium IR windows for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) applications. Rochester,
The complexity of biology can befuddle even the most sophisticated light microscopes. Biological samples bend light in unpredictable ways, returning difficult-to-interpret information to the microscope and distorting the resulting image. New imaging technology developed at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute's Janelia Farm Research Campus rapidly corrects for these distortions and sharpens high-resolution images over large volumes of tissue.
As a leading manufacturer of measurement technology, Lumetrics®, Inc.
Astronomers have developed groundbreaking optical techniques to bring distant stars into focus and this same technology is now being appropriated by eye care professionals to improve their analysis and corrective methods.
NASA's next flagship mission — the James Webb Space Telescope — will carry the largest primary mirror ever deployed. This segmented behemoth will unfold to 21.3 feet in diameter once the observatory reaches its orbit in 2018.
A critical component of the James Webb Space Telescope is its new technology. Much of the technology for the Webb had to be conceived, designed and built specifically to enable it to see farther back in time.