Ames Photonics


Ames Photonics produces high quality low cost modular linear detector arrays and accessories for spectroscopic research including CCD, CMOS, InGaAs detectors, and accessories.

Discovery Semiconductor

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Discovery Semiconductor Inc is the industry leader in manufacturing InGaAs photodetectors and balanced photoreceivers for applications ranging from analog RF links to 10Gb and 40Gb digital communications.

Edmund Optics

Edmund Optics (EO) is a leading producer of optics, imaging, and photonics technology.


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FEMTO®  manufactures a unique range of amplifier modules: Compact sized high-tech electronics for highly demanding scientists. These include current amplifiers, voltage amplifiers, lock-in amplifiers, photoreceivers and more. The innovative amplifiers are designed for instant use in scientific and industrial applications. The noise performance and the frequency response are outstanding.  

FJW Optical Systems

FIND-R-SCOPE Infrared Viewer Model 84499A

FJW is the world's leading manufacturer of infrared viewers, including the legendary Find-R-Scope.

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Gentec-EO is a manufacturer of laser beam measurement technologies. With a 35 year track record of innovation and providing quality solutions for laser beam measurement applications from the factory to the hospital and laboratory, Gentec-EO stands ready to serve you now and in the future. Their product line includes a complete range of  laser power meters, laser energy meters, monitors, photo detectors, OEM detectors, beam diagnostics and diffractive optics. 

Micro Photon Devices

Micro Photon Devices

Micro Photon Devices standard products are single-photon counting and timing modules, although recently MPD has also started to develop and manufacture electronic instrumentation, typically compendium to the usage of our photon detector modules. Besides their undisputable detection technologies and capabilities, Micro Photon Devices have the electronic expertise, product engineering and production experiences to enhance and accelerate customer OEM designs.

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OSI Optoelectronics


OSI-Optoelectronics are a global leader in design and manufacture of optoelectronic products for a wide range of industries, including technologies based on silicon photodiodes, silicon avalanche photodiodes, InGaAs and GaAs photodiodes and optical communication devices.



Phaseview provides 3D optical measurement instruments and non-destructive testing solutions for quality control, life sciences and defence.

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Princeton Applied Research

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For fifty years, Princeton Applied Research has been recognized as a global leader in the design and manufacture of instrumentation for scientific research, particularly in the field of electrochemistry.  Our instruments are performance driven, designed to address the needs of today's varied electrochemical applications:

  • Corrosion
  • Energy Storage
  • Nanotechnology
  • Sensors
  • Research Electrochemistry
  • Surface Imaging and Scanning

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Quantum Composers

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Quantum Composers designs and manufactures pulse generators, signal generators, current and digital delay generators for the R&D, electronic, and photonic marketplace.


Raptor Photonics

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Lastek is the exclusive Australian distributor for Raptor Photonics. Based in Northern Ireland, Raptor is a leading developer and supplier of next generation, high performance camera solutions for the Scientific, Surveillance and Industrial markets. Raptor offers a range of CCD, EMCCD, Scientific CMOS and InGaAs solutions that span the spectrum from X-rays to SWIR. As well as standard products, Raptor provides custom solutions to OEM and Instrumentation companies throughout the World.

Applications include adaptive optics & astronomy, beam profiling, fluorescence microscopy & spectroscopy, live cell imaging, semiconductor & solar cell inspection, X-ray imaging & spectroscopy.  For further details of the Raptor Photonics product line please read below, visit their website, or talk to Lastek today.

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Sensors Unlimited

Sensors Unlimited, Inc offers a complete line of products for image sensing in the shortwave infrared (SWIR) portion of the light spectrum, manufacturing arrays and cameras that enable users to "see" beyond what the naked eye can detect.

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Signal Recovery


Signal Recovery is part of AMETEK Advanced Measurement Technology, and designs, manufactures and sells lock-in amplifiers, signal averagers, amplifiers, light choppers, signal multiplexers, and specialized counters. We have been involved in this business since one of our constituent companies invented the lock-in amplifier, giving us a unique insight into the areas of research in which our products are used and the ability to really help customers solve difficult measurement problems. 

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Solartron Analytical

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The origins of Solartron Analytical go back to 1947, when two engineers, E. R. Ponsford and L. B. Copestick, based in Kingston on Thames, United Kingdom, started to do subcontract work for the GPO (General Post Office) and the Admiralty Research Laboratory, which was based at Teddington. In 1948 they registered the company name, Solartron, and started the manufacture of pulse generators, power supplies and oscillators. They also designed and introduced an oscilloscope to the product range.

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Thorlabs, a vertically integrated manufacturer, produces equipment for the photonics industry, including optomechanics, optics, laser diodes, tunable lasers, fiber optics, optical detectors, motion control equipment, and vibration isolation systems. In addition to core photonics equipment, Thorlabs also provides system-level and OEM solutions.

Please click below to see the range of detectors available from Thorlabs.

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