OPTICAL COMPONENTS Commercial singlet has continuously variable focus

Wallance, John
July 2007
Laser Focus World;Jul2007, Vol. 43 Issue 7, p32
The article reports on the launch of a fluid-based singlet lens with a continously variable focal length which promises to expand the options available to lens designers and laboratory researchers alike by Holochip at CLEO/QELS 2007 in Baltimore, Maryland. The lens has an elastic polymer membrane that encapsulates a non-toxic fluidic polymer. The mechanically actuated Holochip lens called the adaptive polymer lens allows a clear aperture of up to 70 millimeter.


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