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DC-AC Inverter

The W10M Series DC-AC inverter from Endicott Research Group (Endicott, NY) provides a wide input voltage of 8V-24V for powering the backlights of LCDS used in portable medical equipment and other equipment where input is usually sustained by a battery or charger. W10M inverters provide from 2 to 12 Watts of output power, multiple connector options, and an operating temperature range of -30°C to +85°C. The W10M measures 38.1 mm x 121 mm and is less than 10 mm high.

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Wavelength Stabilized Lasers

Ondox, Inc. (Monrovia, CA) has added a 10mW, 405nm diode to its product line of wavelength stabilized lasers. The single longitudinal mode 405nm lasers have coherent length >1m, side mode suppression >25dB, and the wavelength is stable to approximately 3pm.. They are available in 5.6mm TO cans and fiber coupled modules. The 405nm lasers are used with standard photoresists for applications such as diffraction grating, embossed hologram fabrication, CD mastering, and microlithography.

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Optical Communication System Design Tool

Optiwave Systems Inc. (Ottawa, Ontario) has released the OptiSystem 6.0, the latest version of its optical communication system engineering design and validation tool. The system’s new features facilitate the simulation and design of optical communications technologies including WDM Passive Optical Networks (PON) and Radio over Fiber (RoF) systems. The OptiSystem 6.0 allows for a flexible simulation design environment and has refined component libraries designed to boost productivity.

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Precision Filament Supply

The FIL-5V-3A precision filament supply, offered by UltraVolt, Inc. (Ronkonkoma, NY), is a center-tapped, non-isolated, low-voltage filament supply rated for 0 to 5 VDC at 0 to 3 Amps. The supply is designed for a variety of beam applications from electron guns to ion beams in devices such as scanning electron microscope inspection tools, focused ion beam workstations, and mass spectrometers. The FIL Series operates in either constant current (CC) regulated mode or constant voltage (CV) regulated mode. Between +26.4 VDC and +21.6 VDC, output line regulation is less than 0.01% in either mode. Units currently exhibit a temperature coefficient of 15ppm/°C in CC mode.

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DC/DC Converter

The BPS Series high-voltage DC/DC converters from BEAR Power Supplies (Phelps, NY) power avalanche photodiodes (APDs) and piezoelectric actuators in optical systems, lasers, and other industrial and scientific instruments. The high-reliability isolated 1.5W converters come in an ultra-miniature encapsulated package of 0.5 × 0.5 × 0.4 inches (12.7 x 12.7 x 10.2 mm) and weigh 4 grams. The BPS Series converters have a single input voltage (configurable from 3 VDC to 15 VDC), a single output voltage (configurable from 50 VDC to 300 VDC), and operate from -55°C to +85°C with no heat sink or electrical derating required.

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Ceramic Capacitor

Morgan Electro Ceramics (Bedford, OH) introduces a high voltage discharge ceramic capacitor with a high break-down strength up to 10 kVmm-1 and an inherently low dielectric loss. This combination of properties makes the capacitor ideal for circuits with high peak current and repetition rates, such as power-pulse applications for gas lasers used in the cosmetic industry. The ceramic discharge capacitor uses a strontium-titanate-based dielectric material. It has energy density storage of up to 6JKg-1. The high energy density of the capacitor is maximized over the rated working voltage (20 – 60 kV) and temperature range (–10°C to +85oC) by the low capacitance/voltage and capacitance/temperature coefficients.

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In-Camera GigE Board

Pleora Technologies, Ottawa, ON, Canada, has introduced the iPORT NTx-Mini in-camera IP Engine for Gigabit Ethernet (GigE) connectivity. It enables image streaming at the full GigE rate, and features a 42 × 42-mm form factor and 1.45 Watts of power consumption. It provides a main board that interfaces to optional AdaptRBoard or FlexE-Boards, or equivalents. The main board manages the conversion of imaging data to IP packets at the full 1 Gb/s data rate.

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