Special Homogenizer for Brazing and Welding applications (Aug 10, 2016)
HOLO/OR has introduced a custom beam shaper for Brazing and Welding applications. This element has a special power distribution has been shown to improve performance for hot-dipped galvanized brazing. Read more...
Newsletter (May. 2016)
Product Releases (May 09, 2016)
HOLO/OR has added a brand new page showcasing the newest diffractive designs from each product category.
Double Spot with suppressed higher orders (Apr 22, 2016)
HOLO/OR designed a product with a 66% reduction in energy in the nearby higher orders.
Diffusers VirtualLab Black Box (LPD) files (Apr 10, 2016)
Integrating a Diffuser has now been made easier, with the help of VirtualLab Black Box files (LPD) for selected products. This makes the design and modeling of an optical system with our products as straightforward as possible.
Small beam shaper p-code for Matlab tool (Mar 17, 2016)
HOLO/OR published a small beam shaper design tool for MATLAB. This free of charge service provides intensity distribution for small beam shaper (~1.5 Diffraction Limited Spot Size).
Beam Splitter in Zemax Tutorial (Mar 02, 2016)
HOLO/OR published a tutorial for design and integration of 1D and 2D Diffractive Beam Splitters (Multi-spot) into optical systems in Sequential and non-Sequential mode of ZEMAX.
Wide angle 1D line homogenizers (Dec 17, 2015)
We have expanded our offerings for line homogenizers with wide angles. Now available in angles from 5 deg. to 45 deg. with steps of 5 deg. for 1064 nm.
ZEMAX Black Box (Nov 12, 2015)
As part of our customer service, we published ZEMAX models of Top Hat products.
Vortex m=5, m=8, m=10, and m=12 (Oct 15, 2015)
HOLO/OR has added, in its standard products portfolio, vortex lenses with topological charge m=5, m=8, m=10, and m=12.
DOE Expander (July 06, 2015)
HOLO/OR introduces a new module for modifying certain output parameters of a Diffractive Optical Element (DOE). The module reduces or expands the full angle of a DOE output by a magnification factor. Read more...
MultiSpot 3D (July 01, 2015)
HOLO/OR introduce 3D multispot product M3-001 which generates a matrix of 5x5 in two different planes. It can be useful in Scientific and Metrologic research and may-be other.See video
Product Accessories (June 15, 2015)
HOLO/OR has added a new tab of accessories available for each product category.
Laser damage threshold (May 26, 2015)
HOLO/OR published an application note on laser damage threshold that includes results of collaborators and customer's experiments. Read more
Plastic DOEs (May 13, 2015)
HOLO/OR has regrouped all its DOEs in plastic in a new webpage: Plastic DOEs
DOE (fine) Tuner for lasers in the range of 266 to 1064[nm] (Apr 23, 2015)
To answer the demand for fine-tuning abilities of various output parameters when using a DOE, as: shape/spot size, separation/divergence angle, etc. HOLO/OR designed a compact variable beam tuner, optimized for use with Top-Hat beam shaper, Homogenizer, Multi-Spot, and other DOE products.Read more...
Universal module for blocking undesired diffracted spots \ energy (Mar 17, 2015)
For applications as metrology and sensitive material processing, HOLO/OR designed a compact universal module for blocking undesired spots of Multi-Spots or parasitic energy of Beam shaping or beam splitting elements.Read more...
Customize Top-Hats for tilted surfaces (Jan 06, 2015)
For applications involving projection of defined shapes on tilted surfaces, HOLO/OR introduces Elliptical and Trapezoid shape Top-Hats.Read more...
Top-Hat line x1.5 Diffraction-Limited Length (Dec 10, 2014)
HOLO/OR released a new line of shapers that generate very small Top-Hat Line images.Read more...
Cost reduction in multi level (high eff.) elements (Oct 24, 2014)
HOLO/OR improved its design and fabrication yield of multi-level DOEs on large wafers, and now offers multi level parts as square elements.Read more...
M-Shaper for scanning applications (Sep 22, 2014)
HOLO/OR introduces a new type of product for scanning application – M-Shaper. The M-Shaper gives a uniform output, when intensity profile is integrated over a scanned line.Read more...
Collimated Top-Hat (Sep 03, 2014)
HOLO/OR have successfully finished an industrial project of collimated TH. We offer our Collimated Beam-Shaper module for applications requiring a well-defined beam (i.e. top-hat profile) over an extended working distance range. Read more...
Polychromatic Top-Hat (July 01, 2014)
HOLO/OR introduces a new type of Top-Hat: Polychromatic Top-Hat. This element works for Single Mode input beam and in a large range of wavelengths. Click here for full comparison between Standard and Polychromatic Top-Hat.
HOLO/OR is part of the European Community LASHARE project
Main objective of LASHARE project is the transfer of innovative solutions from the laboratory into industrially robust products.
LASHARE conducts a set of 14 Laser-based Equipment Assessments addressing a broad range of applications. HOLO/OR, together with Bosch and Fraunhofer ILT partnered to bring a demonstrated piece of equipment to a new level of technology readiness, under the PARROT LEA.
HOLO/OR optical calculator (Feb 2, 2014)
The optical calculator developed by HOLO/OR is now available with drawing and instructions.
Holo/Or is part of the European Community Tailor:Weld project
The aim of the Tailor:Weld project is to develop and demonstrate an innovative laser welding system, that uses simple and robust Diffractive Optical Elements (DOEs), which will increase the flexibility and simplify the application of laser welding; removing the key barrier to entry for a large number of SME fabricators.
Elongated Focus: EF-002 (Jan 15, 2014)
HOLO/OR introduces a new diffractive solution that increases the depth of focus by factor ~1.5
Newsletter (January 2014)
Elongated Focus: EF-001 (Dec 14, 2013)
HOLO/OR introduces a new diffractive solution that achieves long focal depth as well as high lateral resolution.
MultiSpot 6x6: MS-427 (Nov 26, 2013)
Alternative of MS 7x7 and MS 9x9 for full angle 11 Degrees @ 2940nm. Advantages: Very good uniformity and very low zero order