Navigation Links
Wasatch Photonics Named a Finalist in International Innovation Competition
Date:1/31/2013

LOGAN, UT / DURHAM, NC (PRWEB) January 31, 2013

Wasatch Photonics has been named a finalist in the 2013 Prism Awards for Photonics Innovation. Winners will be announced at the SPIE Photonics West Conference at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, Feb. 2-7.

CEO Gerald Heidt said the company's Stroker f/1.3 Raman Spectrometer will compete in the "Detectors, Sensing, Imaging and Cameras" category at the conference. The instrument identifies and measures substances by exciting a sample with a laser, then detecting the weak "Raman" signals produced from the interaction of the laser light with the bonds in the molecules.

"The Stroker f/1.3 Raman Spectrometer is a breakthrough product because it is fifteen times more sensitive than other products on the market. It measures samples faster and can detect lower levels of chemicals because of its unique design," Heidt said. "We are honored that it has been selected as a finalist in this leading international competition that honors the best new photonics products in the market. The Stroker and our holographic gratings are designed for the ultimate in high efficiency – in essence enabling our customers to 'get all the photons.'"

Heidt will attend the conference with Dominic Speer, Research Holographer; Mike Sullivan, General Manager; and William Brown, Vice President of Business Development. Wasatch Photonics will be located in Booth 8301 on Feb. 2-3, and Booth 301 on Feb. 5-7.

Heidt also will present a paper at the conference written with Speer titled "Holographic elements and holographic techniques used in photonics." The presentation will be Monday (Feb. 4) from 9:40-10 a.m. PST.

Wasatch Photonics is based in Logan, Utah and the Research Triangle Park in Durham, N.C.

About Wasatch Photonics Inc.
Founded in 2000, Wasatch Photonics Inc. (http://www.wasatchphotonics.com) designs, manufactures and markets enhanced holographic optics for optical networking, spectroscopy, test and measurement, and medical imaging applications. Our high performance Volume Holographic Optic Elements (HOEs) and gratings are used in a very diverse set of industries including those in the defense and security, chemical manufacturing, pharmaceutical, medical, energy, education, computer and electronics markets. Our products are based on proprietary holographic recording media and patent-pending “Dickson” grating technologies.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/1/prweb10380623.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. SPIE Leaders Urge Photonics Community to Assert Need for Full Horizon 2020 Funding
2. EMCO High Voltage Corporation to Exhibit at SPIE Photonics West in San Francisco
3. Photonics21 Group Announces Prize for Photonics with Industrial Impact
4. Cellphone Microscope Inventor Honored with Biophotonics Technology Innovator Award
5. SPIE Leaders Seek Support for a National Photonics Initiative
6. Aspiring Photonics Entrepreneurs to Vie for Prizes, Connections in SPIE Startup Challenge
7. SPIE Photonics West to Bring Largest Optics and Photonics Event to San Francisco in February
8. Global Biophotonics Industry
9. SPIE Announces 2012 Optics and Photonics Scholarship Recipients
10. Stanford engineers use nanophotonics to reshape on-chip computer data transmission
11. Life Technologies Named #33 among Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/3/2016)... Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) , ... February 03, 2016 ... ... publisher of remote Linux and Unix visualization solutions today announced the addition of ... Session Preview allows users to see the current state of the remote Linux ...
(Date:2/3/2016)... -- Silk Therapeutics, Inc., today announced the closing of a $6 ... a total of $10.25 million in Series A funding based ... round was led by existing investor The Kraft Group of ... investors Lear Corporation and Highland Consumer Partners, as well as ... Richard Sackler , MD, with Summer Road, LLC; Erin ...
(Date:2/3/2016)... ... February 03, 2016 , ... ... aid in the rapid development and ongoing quality control of molecular assays targeting ... is extremely high,” Dr. Gregory R. Chiklis, President and CEO of ZeptoMetrix, relayed ...
(Date:2/3/2016)... ... February 03, 2016 , ... Marktech Optoelectronics, a ... wafers, and InP epi wafers based in Latham, New York, offers a ... and Avalanche photodiodes–to Si and InGaAs PIN photodiodes. But it is Marktech's newly ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:2/3/2016)... Calif. , Feb. 3, 2016 Vigilant ... Police Department in Missouri ... license plate reader (LPR) data from Vigilant Solutions. ... hit-and-run case in which the victim was walking out of a convenience ... parking space next to his vehicle, striking his vehicle ...
(Date:2/2/2016)... 2016 This BCC Research report provides ... reviewing the recent advances in high throughput ‘omic ... field forward. Includes forecast through 2019. ... and opportunities that exist in the bioinformatic market. ... as well as IT and bioinformatics service providers. ...
(Date:2/2/2016)... 2016   Parabon NanoLabs (Parabon) announced ... Research Office and the Defense Forensics and Biometrics ... the company,s Snapshot Kinship Inference software ... generally, defense-related DNA forensics.  Although Snapshot is best ... and ancestry from DNA evidence), it also has ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):