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How To Choose A Lens Manufacturer


Choosing the correct lens manufacturer is crucial to your company receiving the lens necessary for the tasks it performs. Whether you’re in the medical, optical or any field in between that utilizes lenses, take your time to assure you’re getting the best manufacturer for your unique lens needs. When you’re [...]

How To Choose A Lens Manufacturer2020-04-28T17:56:41-04:00

What Is Polarization?


Optical applications, in many instances, require an understanding of the manipulation of polarization of light. In optical design, many times the focus is on intensity of light and wavelengths while at the same time ignoring polarization. This isn’t to say that polarization isn’t a crucial part of the process, but [...]

What Is Polarization?2020-04-28T17:56:43-04:00

Optical Design And Optical System Integration


The optic lens manufacturers from UKA Optics field the question several times, “What is optical design?” They also work with potential customers and explain how optical design connects with all other optics areas, optical engineering and optical systems. If you’re a “general reader” interested in general information about lenses and [...]

Optical Design And Optical System Integration2020-04-28T17:56:43-04:00

The Art Of Creating Custom Lenses


The manufacture of lenses is a precise art and UKA Optics creates custom lenses that encompass all measurements and testing applications for many industries, medical, scientific, and military applications and more. As background to the exacting science of measurements you need to understand how an inch became an inch and [...]

The Art Of Creating Custom Lenses2020-04-28T17:56:44-04:00

What Is A Band Pass Filter?


Bottom line, a band pass filter is “an electronic circuit or device that allows signals to pass between two frequencies.” This device will be able to discriminate and separate signals of different frequencies other than those specified. Certain band pass filters will require an external source of power and it [...]

What Is A Band Pass Filter?2020-04-28T17:56:45-04:00

What Are Optics and Photonics?


The lens manufacturing specialists from UKA Optics know that not everyone understands the role that optics and photonics play in everyday life and in medical and technical settings. It is their job to understand and to keep up with the latest technologies and changes in the optics landscape. What are [...]

What Are Optics and Photonics?2020-04-28T17:56:50-04:00

Caring For And Cleaning Your Optics


The purchase of optics for your business or laboratory is an investment you will want to care for so that it provides a long life and a return on your investment. Cleaning and proper care will help not only maintain the quality of the optic device and its lenses, but [...]

Caring For And Cleaning Your Optics2020-04-28T17:56:54-04:00

The Benefits Of Hard Coating For Lenses


Traditionally, lenses and optical components were coated in soft coating. This is a process that might become obsolete because of the development of a high performing technique known as hard coating. This coating provides myriad advantages over traditional soft coatings. As background, soft coatings are multiple layer films that are [...]

The Benefits Of Hard Coating For Lenses2020-04-28T17:56:54-04:00

What Are The Benefits Of A Custom Bandpass Filter?


UKA Optics, who designs and manufactures optical lenses for industrial, medical, high tech and electronic applications, explains that bandpass filters are “optical filters that allow for the transmission of specific range of wavelengths or band.” This type filter also blocks other wavelengths. There are off the shelf options for organizations [...]

What Are The Benefits Of A Custom Bandpass Filter?2020-04-28T17:56:55-04:00

Uses For Optical Filters


An optical filter is used to “attenuate or enhance an image.” An optical filter can also reflect unique wavelengths, split images into two identical images or transmit an image. The importance of choosing the correct optical filter for the job you have at hand is crucial because its application will [...]

Uses For Optical Filters2020-04-28T17:56:55-04:00
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