• UV Light In Forensics

Why UV Lenses Are Essential In Forensic Applications

These days, forensics plays a critical role in many different fields. The primary purpose is to apply science or scientific knowledge to criminal investigations to enhance public safety. In addition, accurate forensics plays a crucial role in identifying criminals and putting the pieces together at [...]

  • Autonomous Driving With UV Lenses

UV Lenses To Drive The Future

As businesses continue to look for ways to streamline their operations, many are turning to autonomous driving lenses. These devices offer several benefits to people and organizations that use them, including reduced costs and improved efficiency, which benefit everyone. So let’s discuss how this type [...]

  • Food Safety

How UV Lenses Are Revolutionizing The Food Industry

Food safety is always a pressing concern for consumers, manufacturers, and retailers alike. In recent years, there has been an increased focus on the role of UV light in food safety. UV light has proven to kill bacteria and other contaminants on food surfaces. [...]

  • UV Light In Forensics

UV Light In Forensics

Forensic investigators and researchers utilize a variety of light sources to examine the evidence found at a crime scene. Among a plethora of light sources, Ultraviolet (UV) light, in particular, has gained a positive reputation for efficient and effective examination of biologically contaminated evidence. As [...]

  • Counterfeit Currency

Tracking Counterfeit Currency With The Help Of Bill Counters

It is not every day that businesses deal with the problem of receiving counterfeit currency. Be that as it may, this act of forgery — despite its infrequency — cannot be overlooked. It goes without saying that this deliberate attempt to defraud the receiver is fraudulent, and that makes it [...]

  • Microorganisms

Ultraviolet Irradiation

Recent studies have shown that a wide variety of such contaminants exist at trace concentrations in all water supplies and in the air. Ultraviolet germicidal irradiation (UVGI) is a method of disinfection that uses short-wavelength ultraviolet (UV-C) light to kill or inactivate microorganisms by destroying nucleic acids and disrupting their [...]

  • Wastewater Treatment

Choosing Ultraviolet Energy For Wastewater Disinfection

Ultraviolet or UV energy is found in the electromagnetic spectrum between visible light and x-rays and can best be described as invisible radiation. In order to kill microorganisms, the UV rays must actually strike the cell. UV, or ultraviolet light, disinfects waste water by damaging the DNA and RNA of [...]

  • Spectroscopy

Spectroscopy Explained

The study of the interaction between matter and electromagnetic radiation is known as spectroscopy. Historically, spectroscopy originated through the study of visible light dispersed according to its wavelength, by a prism. Spectroscopic data is often represented by an emission spectrum, a plot of the response of interest as a function of wavelength or frequency. [...]

  • Light Communication

Li-Fi Technology

Li-Fi is a technology for wireless communication between devices using light to transmit data and position. In technical terms, Li-Fi technology – visible light communication system – is capable of transmitting data at high speeds over the visible light spectrum, ultraviolet and infrared radiation. The term Li-Fi was coined by University of Edinburgh Professor Harald Haas during a TED Talk in 2011. [...]

  • UV Rays - Swimming Pool

Treat Water With UV Rays

Swimming pool service professionals have long known that the water in a pool can be treated by utilizing ultraviolet (UV) rays instead of, or in addition to, pool chemicals such as chlorine. A new process has been adapted that can quickly break down pollutants in wastewater, swimming pool or drinking [...]

  • uv_lens

Purify Water With UV Rays

One of the most effective means of purifying water is through the use of ultraviolet (UV) rays. UV rays can disinfect water and kill bacteria, it can also penetrate any harmful pathogens in drinking water and destroy the microorganisms that can cause illness. The way UV rays work is by [...]

What’s New: UVS Lenses

Universe Kogaku America adds to its existing line of lenses, new F/2.8 lenses for ultraviolet quartz lens assemblies. These lenses are well suited for forensic investigation and other UV and Infra-red imaging applications. The new UVS lenses have a smaller package size than the standard UV lenses. The lenses are available in [...]

  • uv0928

What’s New: New Miniature UV Quartz Lens

New Miniature UV Lens   Universe Kogaku has released our unique Miniature UV Quartz Lens. Unlike anything else on the market, this lens features 9.0mm focal length with an F/number of 2.8. More importantly, this lens is packaged in the popular M12 x 0.5 pitch threaded barrel.   Call for [...]

  • 105 mm quartz lense

What’s New: UV1054B

UV1054B 105mm F/4.0 Quartz Lens - At right is the 105mm F/4.0 quartz lens shown with and without the included C-T adapter. This lens will cover 35mm film format and features an adjustable iris and focus. It has the look and feel of a high quality SLR lens and can [...]

  • UV8040BK

What’s New: UV8040BK2 78mm Quartz Lens

UV8040BK2  78mm F/3.8 Quartz Lens- The lenses at right are 78mm F/3.8  and feature adjustable iris and focus and a removable C-T mount adapter. The T-mount can be converted to Nikon F-mount with an accessory converter. This lens will cover 35mm film format.  View product details