Luna Labs at Defense TechConnect Fall 2019 Summit and Expo

This week Luna is presenting on several technological advancements at the Fall 2019 Defense TechConnect Innovation Summit and Expo located in National Harbor, MD. Luna Labs, the Applied Research & Development division of Luna Innovations, is hosting five poster sessions on recent developments from the Health Sciences research group.   Poster Session on Wednesday, October 9, 2019, 3:00pm – 4:00pm (Expo Hall D-E) A Sprayable…Read More

Field Characterization and High-Precision Length Measurement of Optical Fiber Using Portable OFDR

Luna Innovations will present the latest developments in the use of optical frequency-domain refectometry (OFDR) to troubleshoot and characterize short-range fiber links common in avionics and data centers Wednesday afternoon in a session at the IWCS International Cable & Connectivity Symposium, taking place this week in Charlotte, North Carolina. The session, “Field Characterization and High-Precision Length Measurement of Optical Fiber Using OFDR Technology,” will explore…Read More

Luna to Present and Exhibit at CAMX 2019

Luna Innovations will present a paper, ” In-Situ Monitoring and Control of Induction Welding in Thermoplastic Composites Using High Definition Fiber Optic Sensors,” as part of the Manufacturing & Processing Technologies track 2:30-2:55 p.m. Tuesday, September 24 during CAMX 2019. In addition, Luna will be in Booth N90 at the CAMX exhibition, the largest, most comprehensive composites and advanced materials event in North America. Visit us to…Read More

TeraMetrix Uses Online Terahertz Measurements to Improve Bottle Manufacturing

One of the most critical properties of a bottle or container is wall thickness.  Whether single layer or a multi-layer structure, the performance and quality of the container is very dependent on the layer thickness values. The TeraMetrix T-Ray 5000 terahertz control unit (TCU) and an Online EPG Sensor Head have demonstrated the ability to measure the thickness of both single layer and all the…Read More

Luna and General Photonics to Feature NextGen Products at ECOC 2019

The ECOC Exhibition, taking place September 22-26 in Dublin, is the largest optical communications exhibition in Europe. Visit Luna and Lambda Photometrics in Stand 322 to learn about the Luna 6415, the first product in our next generation of high-performance, high-resolution analyzers for photonic integrated circuits (PICs) and silicon photonics. This high-resolution component analyzer delivers comprehensive, high-speed testing needed for testing modern passive optical components.  Visit General Photonics in…Read More

Luna Presents on Corrosion Applied Research at EUROCORR 2019

Luna Presents at The European Corrosion Congress, EUROCORR 2019 in Seville, Spain Luna is at the forefront of corrosion monitoring and evaluation technologies, and this week Dr. Fritz Friedersdorf of Luna’s Applied Research and Development Division will present on recent advancements at The European Corrosion Congress (EUROCORR) in Seville, Spain. EUROCORR attendees may learn more about Luna’s corrosion monitoring and evaluation technologies during the following…Read More

TeraMetrix to Attend IRMMW in Paris

TeraMetrix will be attending the 44th International Conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves (IRMMW – THz 2019) in Paris, France, September 1-6. TeraMetrix will have a booth in the exhibition are on the first floor of the conference venue to demonstrate and discuss our products and the advantages of terahertz technology. In addition to having a booth in the exhibition hall TeraMetrix’s Irl Duling…Read More

Advances in Test, Measurement and Validation with High-Definition Fiber Optic Sensing

Luna will be demonstrating how fiber optic sensing can be used to advance testing, measurement and validation in the “Advances In Test, Measurement And Validation – Role For High-Definition Fiber Optic Sensing” session at 3 p.m. August 20 as part of the Global Automotive Lightweight Materials Summit North America 2019 (GALM). The session will feature: •  Characterizing composite material properties and improve processing techniques •  Developing smart components…Read More

Fiber Optic Sensing for Aircraft Overheat Detection Designed to Improve Safety

Luna recently announced an exclusive development and licensing agreement with Meggitt Safety Systems with the aim of supplying specialized fiber optic components and technologies to enable a new generation of commercial aircraft overheat detection systems. Meggitt is concentrating on several new areas of technology for aerospace, including new materials, new processes and new sensors. Optical sensors are inherently compatible with these technology trends, being low…Read More

Product Spotlight: T-Gauge® Sensor Configurations

Whether your application is online process control, at-line quality control, laboratory sample evaluation, or non-destructive testing, TeraMetrix has a terahertz (THz) sensor to meet your needs. Choosing the right sensor is critical to optimizing the performance within your application.  With a suite of easy-to-use products and accessories, your measurement challenge can be met. For process control, the T-Gauge® Sensor Configuration changes the nature of online…Read More