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.
See Inside Photonic Integrated Circuits with < 10 μm Resolution
Reliable photonic integrated circuits (PICs) are critical technology for meeting the exponentially growing demand for more functionality, reliability, integration, scalability, and size and power reduction. Fast, accurate and complete testing of PICs early and throughout the development cycle is essential.
Unmatched Accuracy and Precision for Financial Data Center Network Testing
Financial institutions, banks, and trading floors need to keep customer information and transactions safe, secure and compliant. And it all starts with a reliable, accurate fiber optic network system.
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, Improved Safety, and Lower Costs for Tire Manufacturers
For products with fabric 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.
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.
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
3 Easy Ways to Maximize Structural Health Monitoring
Learn how fiber optics can solve some of the most important challenges that infrastructure engineers and asset owners face today.
Luna Innovations Acquires New Ridge Technologies
Acquisition brings advanced measurement capabilities to Luna’s market-leading communications test portfolio.
News & Events
Luna Innovations to Present at Needham Virtual Technology and Media Conference
Luna Innovations to Present at Stifel Virtual Cross Sector Insight Conference
OptaSense and Liberty Oilfield Services Form Partnership
Luna announced an important partnership between its OptaSense business and Liberty Oilfield Services. The strategic partnership is introducing FracSenseTM, a diagnostic service to help engineering professionals at our oil & gas customers acquire more accurate diagnostic information, ultimately leading to optimized hydrocarbon production.
Luna Innovations Supplies Critical Laser Component for NASA's Navigation Doppler LiDAR
Luna announced that it has successfully designed, qualified, and built the RIO® narrow-linewidth semiconductor laser to be used in NASA's Navigation Doppler LiDAR system to safely land the next man and first woman on the moon in 2024.
Webinar: 3 Easy Ways to Maximize Structural Health Monitoring
Attendees will learn methods to reduce costs and downtime in structural health monitoring applications on civil structures using the latest in fiber optic technologies.
Luna Introduces Only High-Definition Distributed Temperature Measurement System with Strain Compensation
Luna has optimized its ODiSI 6000 interrogator family and new sensor to drive next-level temperature profiling.
Luna Polarization Technology Helps Largest Radio Telescope in the World Measure 900mph Winds on Jupiter
Luna technology was used by an international team of astronomers who just measured Jupiter’s raging stratospheric winds for the very first time—and they used a 27-year-old comet to do it.
ODiSI Continues to Expand and Improve with Latest Software Updates
The recent release of Version 2.3.0 of the ODiSI application software continues the ongoing improvements in performance and functionality of the ODiSI high-definition distributed fiber optic sensing platform.
Terahertz Thickness Measurements = Sustainability
In celebration of Earth Day this month, Luna is recognizing our Terahertz sensors and solutions including Luna’s T-Ray product.