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Tolerancing Considerations for Aspheric Lenses

Join us for a discussion about asphere tolerancing and manufacturability, providing invaluable context for optical designers.

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6 Considerations for Medical Optical Device Development

Master the unique challenges associated with sourcing optical components to produce successful medical devices in this webinar with Edmund Optics experts.

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Impact of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Programs

WEBINAR: Join us for a discussion about the importance of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) programs in the workplace. Learn how to navigate DEI initiatives in the optics industry and how they can drive meaningful change.

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The Importance of Numerical Aperture for Imaging and Microscopy

LAB SERIES: Join us for a discussion about the importance of numerical aperture for imaging and microscopy applications.

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Building an Optics Educational Outreach Program

Join us for a discussion about creating and scaling an optics educational outreach program for kids based on both in-person and digital efforts.

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Optics for Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT)

WEBINAR: Join us for a demonstration on selecting the proper optical components for your OCT system for non-invasive, high-resolution imaging.

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Hot & Cold: Athermalization Ruggedization

Join us for a discussion about athermalization ruggedization, how it is used for imaging lenses in machine vision systems, and the ways in which it can improve the performance of your application.

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The Challenges of Coating Laser Crystals

Watch this webinar to learn about solutions to the unique challenges associated with coating laser crystals and key considerations for sourcing crystals.

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Best Practices to Optimize & Validate Vision Systems

Watch this webinar to learn about solutions to the unique challenges associated with coating laser crystals and key considerations for sourcing crystals.

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Laser Beam Shaping

This 2-part webinar series explores different techniques for laser beam shaping and how they can improve the performance of your laser application.

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Comparing the Performance of Lens Geometries

Optical aberrations affect nominal lens performance even for perfectly manufactured lenses. Learn about how lens geometry affects optical performance.

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How to Choose the Right Laser Beam Expander for Your System

Join us for a discussion about the many types of beam expanders for laser optics systems. From fixed and variable magnification to ultrafast, there are a variety of different styles of beam expanders with their own sets of design challenges.

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The Fundamentals of Imaging with Microscope Objectives

LAB SERIES: Join us for a discussion in the imaging lab about the fundamentals of microscope objectives and introductory concepts needed for understanding how to use them in machine vision systems.

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Laser Damage Threshold: A Critical and Often Misunderstood Specification

WEBINAR: Join us for a discussion about the nuances of laser damage threshold (LDT) and why a new LDT standard is under development.

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Ushering in a New Era of Edge AI with Sony AITRIOS and IMX500

WEBINAR: Join us for a 40-minute webinar presented by Sony Semiconductor Solutions Americas’ VP of Technology and Business Innovation, Mark Hanson, and Edmund Optics' Director of Imaging, Nicholas Sischka, to understand the nuance between AI, Edge AI, and Vision AI; what makes Sony AITRIOS unique; and how Lucid Vision Labs is putting the IMX500 sensor to action.

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Harnessing the Power of Light | February 2021

Edmund Optics experts, in partnership with additional industry experts, will discuss glass materials and coating technologies, their fabrication, and how to truly maximize their power in your systems.

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DEFINING THE FUTURE OF IMAGING | June 2021

Defining the Future of Imaging

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Building Better Imaging Systems | June 2020

An opportunity for quality learning about the most relevant facts, trends, and developments of the imaging industry.

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Precision, Accuracy, Confidence | December 2021

Many of the industrial advancements that have occurred over the past few decades are a direct result of the continuously improving quality and precision of optical imaging systems.

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Defining the Future of Imaging | June 2021

Industrial advancements in manufacturing, autonomous vehicles, factory automation, and semiconductor and electronics inspection have been driven by the growth and rapid improvement of machine vision technology.

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Mastering Machine Vision Integration | November 2022

Many of the industrial advancements that have occurred over the past few decades are a direct result of the continuously improving quality and precision of optical imaging systems.

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Ultrafast Laser Applications: Short Pulse Revolution

Join representatives from Edmund Optics, TOPTICA Photonics, and Rochester Institute of Technology for a virtual discussion about the key benefits of ultrafast lasers and how they are revolutionizing fields as diverse as brain imaging and glass polishing.

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UV Fatigue and Laser-Induced Contamination of Optics

Learn how to minimize laser-induced contamination in ultraviolet (UV) laser systems in this webinar. Improve your throughput and damage threshold!

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Design Considerations for Custom Aspheres

Aspheres used for light collection, light focusing, and optical stack-up consolidation can take different forms and each application requires a very specific set of design considerations and specifications.

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Choosing the Right Lasers and Optics for Ultrafast Microscopy

Join us for a discussion on selecting the best ultrafast laser sources and optical components for your ultrafast microscopy system to maximize performance.

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Computer-Generated Holograms for Asphere Metrology

Learn about measuring aspheric surfaces with computer generated holograms and minimizing errors during measurement in this webinar by Janet Lim.

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Large Diameter Aspheres

Enabling High-Power Systems. Join us for a discussion about the benefits of using large diameter aspheres and the ways these lenses enable high power systems.

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Protecting Your Lasers

Learn how to protect your laser system from damage using optical isolators and coatings designed for high laser-induced damage threshold (LIDT).

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Solving the Steep Challenges of Coating Aspheres

Learn about the challenges associated with coating the steep surfaces of aspheres and key considerations to ensure that your lenses function as intended.

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Building a laser damage threshold (LIDT) testbed

Learn how to build a laser-induced damage threshold (LIDT) testing station. The drive towards higher-power lasers makes this more important than ever before.

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