Resource Library

We have developed this library of resources to provide access to the tremendous amount of content that we have developed over the years. It includes product-specific literature, application-based technical resources, and media presentations of our unique technologies.

If you know which specific product or application you’re looking for, simply click on that link below and you’ll find in-depth content. Alternatively, you can use the search function to connect you to literature and media related to your specific interest.

Data Sheets

Title
Product Area
DOP-201 Data Sheet
  • Optical Test
  • Polarization
ERM-202 Data Sheet
  • Optical Test
  • Polarization
FOS Data Sheet
  • Optical Test
LCA 500 Lightwave Component Analyzer Data Sheet
  • Optical Test
Luna 6415 Data Sheet
  • Optical Test
Mode Conditioner Data Sheet
  • Optical Test
OBR 4200 Data Sheet
  • Optical Test
OBR 4600 Data Sheet
  • Optical Test
OBR 5T-50 Data Sheet
  • Optical Test
OBR 6225 Data Sheet
  • Optical Test
OCA-1000 Data Sheet
  • Optical Test
OCDR-1000 Data Sheet
  • Optical Test
OVA 5000 Data Sheet
  • Optical Test
PDD-001 Data Sheet
  • Optical Test
  • Polarization
PDL-201 Data Sheet
  • Optical Test
  • Polarization
Phoenix 1200 Data Sheet
  • Optical Test
Phoenix 1400 Data Sheet
  • Optical Test
POD-001 Data Sheet
  • Optical Test
  • Polarization
POD-201 Data Sheet
  • Optical Test
  • Polarization
PXA-1000 Data Sheet
  • Optical Test
  • Polarization

User Guides

Title
Product Area
DGD-1000 Instruction Note
  • Optical Test
  • Polarization
DOP-201 User Guide V1.0
  • Optical Test
  • Polarization
ERM-202 User Manual V1.1
  • Optical Test
  • Polarization
Luna 6415 User Guide
  • Optical Test
OBR 4200 User Guide
  • Optical Test
OBR 4600 User Guide
  • Optical Test
OBR 5T-50 User Guide
  • Optical Test
OBR 6225 User's Guide
  • Optical Test
OCA-1000 manual prelim
  • Optical Test
OVA 5000 User Guide
  • Optical Test
PDL-201 User Manual V1.2
  • Optical Test
  • Polarization
POD Module Manual
  • Optical Test
  • Polarization
POD-201 Manual V1.1
  • Optical Test
  • Polarization
PXA-1000 Manual V2.1.2
  • Optical Test
  • Polarization

White Papers

Title
Product Area
How OFDR is Redefining Optical Component Characterization
  • Optical Test
Short Summary
How optical frequency-domain reflectometry (OFDR) delivers new levels of performance and capability fo rtesting modern optical components.
Optical Backscatter Reflectometry (OBR) - Overview and Applications
  • Optical Test
Short Summary
White paper describing optical backscatter reflectometry (OBR), how it compares to other reflectometry measurements, and key application in fiber optic and photonics test and measurement.

Application Notes

Title
Product Area
An Overview of Polarization Extinction Ratio Measurement Methods
  • Optical Test
  • Polarization
Application Note for PDL Measurement
  • Polarization
  • Optical Test
Chirped Fiber Bragg Grating Measurements
  • Optical Test
Short Summary
App note outlining the capabilities of the Optical Backscatter Reflectometer (OBR) 4600 in characterizing a chirped fiber Bragg grating (FBG).
Distributed Polarization X-Talk Measurement for the Production of Polarization-Maintaining Fiber Coils
  • Polarization
  • Optical Test
Fiber Optic Testing for Data Centers
  • Optical Test
Measuring the Polarization Rotation Angle of a Faraday Rotator Mirror with the Optical Vector Analyzer
  • Optical Test
Short Summary
Faraday Rotator Mirrors (FRMs) are commonly used as a component in isolators and are especially useful in fiber optic interferometers. This application note details how Luna’s Optical Vector Analyzer (OVA) can be used to easily deduce the error in the FRM polarization state rotation angle.
OBR 4600: An Indispensable Development Tool for Silicon Photonics Research
  • Optical Test
Short Summary
Application brief highlighting use of OBR in seeing details inside silicon photonics integrated circuits.
OBR 4600: Identifying Faults in Aircraft Fiber Optic Networks
  • Optical Test
Short Summary
Application brief highlighting use of OBR in diagnostic and troubleshooting for onboard aircraft fiber optic networks.
OVA 5000: The Standard for Optical Component R&D
  • Optical Test
Short Summary
Application brief highlighting use of OBR in high-resolution analysis of passive photonic components.
Polarization Instruments for Testing Coherent Detection Systems
  • Optical Test
  • Polarization
Short Summary
Summary of polarization impairment emulation and measurement instruments for testing 400/800G coherent systems.
Polarization Related Tests for Coherent Detection Systems
  • Polarization
  • Optical Test
Silicon Photonics and PIC Testing - Overview
  • Optical Test
Short Summary
Summary of OFDR-based measurement systems for fast and accurate test and characterization of silicon photonics and PICs (photonic integrated devices).
Skew and Strain Measurements Using the Optical Backscatter Reflectometer to Support TIA FOTP 455038
  • Optical Test
Short Summary
Step-by-step procedure to guide user in determining skew and strain using the OBR system.
Techniques for Measuring the PDL of Optical Systems or Components _ https://lunainc.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/PDL-Measurement-Note-6-5-2020.pdf
  • Polarization
  • Optical Test