Building Smarter and Safer Infrastructure
Fiber optic sensors enable accurate and dependable structural health monitoring systems that can span all sizes of structures and capture both static and dynamic phenomenon. Luna's monitoring system instrumentation includes optical interrogators, long-gage strain sensors, accelerometers, temperature sensors and tilt meters for crucial structural integrity measurements.
Next-Generation Monitoring Systems for Aerospace
New areas of technology for the aerospace industry include new materials, new processes and new sensors. By supplying specialized fiber optic components and technologies, Luna Innovations enables a new generation of commercial aircraft overheat detection systems.
Measurements for the Lightweighting Revolution
Widespread automotive lightweighting requires more reliable bonding and joining of composite materials. In-situ monitoring based on high-definition distributed fiber optic sensors is being used to provide real-time data to optimize and verify the joining processes.
Enabling the Future with Fiber
Better quality and lower costs for tire manufacturers
For products with fibric cords, the ability to make online balance measurements has not been available - until now. Luna's terahertz sensor-- using reflections of an emitted energy pulse -- can provide safe, fast, accurate thickness measurements and simultaneously assess the balance of ply constructions.
Our Key Industries
Test fiber optic networks and optical components faster and more completely
Feeding the demand for faster and more reliable data connections, modern communications networks increasingly rely on high-performance fiber optics and photonics components. Luna’s advanced photonic test solutions help engineers bring new photonic technology to market faster and more efficiently.
Advanced test and measurement solutions for communications and avionics, advanced materials and structures and specialty coatings
Developing and deploying advanced technologies for communications and avionics, lightweighting and specialty coatings requires high-quality, advanced test and measurement capabilities
Test, measurement and validation of new materials and systems
Automotive OEMs and suppliers rely on Luna measurement solutions to develop, validate and manufacture the technologies that will drive a new era of mobility and sustainability.
Rugged and extensible systems for real-time structural health monitoring
Rugged and reliable monitoring systems help ensure the safety and security of our civil and geotechnical infrastructure. Luna’s measurement systems can provide all the real-time data needed for condition assessment or valuable data to validate new materials or construction processes.
Monitoring and measurements for the most challenging applications
Whether you work with renewable energy technologies, fossil fuel extraction or nuclear power to meet the rising global demand for efficient energy, Luna’s measurement and monitoring capabilities can help you better manage your operations and innovate more quickly.
Accurate and reliable monitoring to improve quality
The adoption of advanced manufacturing systems and Industry 4.0 technologies depend on more real-time sensor and measurement data to drive efficiency and performance gains in industrial processes.
Learn with Luna
From basics to advanced applications, learn about fiber optic sensing, terahertz technology, optical test and more
Smart Bridge Features Luna Accelerometers and Interrogators
Recently re-opened Polcevera Viaduct bridge in Italy includes full-scale, fiber-optic structural health monitoring system
How to Test and Characterize Conventional and Specialty Optical Fibers
Learn about conventional and specialty optical fiber, key performance parameters and testing solutions available at Luna.
Portable OBR for Maintenance of Fiber Optic Networks
OBR 6200 is the industry's highest resolution portable reflectometer for advanced diagnostics.
News & Events
CMIWS Develops Innovative Automotive Pressure Testing Method
Boom Supersonic Deploys ODiSI System for XB-1 Prototype Testing to Build World’s Fastest Supersonic Jet
Luna Develops Unique High-Resolution Rock Stress Measurement Concept
Luna and Shell GameChanger Innovate New Underground Sensor
New Research Technique for Measuring Pressure Distribution on Ship Hulls
Luna Products Selected to Support NASA’s Orion Crewed Mission into Deep Space
Luna’s Corrosion Sensors Monitor Environment on Board Orion Spacecraft
Terahertz Gauges Provide High Precision Measurements for Industrial Applications
This webinar describes how Luna's terahertz-based systems deliver real-time process measurements of multi-layer thickness and density that help manufacturers save raw materials and improve quality control.
Accelerate Silicon Photonics Development with Advanced Testing and Automation
This webinar describes Luna's advanced approach to silicon photonics testing and Maple Leaf Photonics' modular and flexible platform for automated testing of dies, and how these two technologies integrate into an effective complete solution for silicon photonics.
Monitoring Cell Temperature to Optimize Battery Performance and Design
Join us for this webinar to learn how dielectrically insulated fiber optic sensors can be integrated into battery packs and assemblies to monitor for rapid increases in temperature at the level of individual cells as well as to monitor for increases in strain consistent with pack swelling.