beam splitter


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beam splitter

[′bēm ‚splid·ər]
(optics)
A mirror that reflects part of a beam of light falling on it and transmits part.
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This stretching allowed the researchers to have their cake and eat it too: Instead of choosing early on whether to include the second beam splitter, they could place it or remove it just as the pulse crosses the spot where the paths merge.
The film, situated between the cube beam splitter and the core, was embedded in a index-matching liquid to prevent scattering due to the surface roughness.
Hogan's noise is predicted to have the same strength at all frequencies, and Danzmann's team is now analyzing motion of the beam splitter recorded at higher frequencies.
The power impinging upon the test instrument was measured concurrently by means of the calibrated beam splitter and the NIST reference calorimeter.
Kwiat, built a rudimentary quantum computer from optical components such as mirrors and beam splitters.
Volumetric Display Based on Vibrating Mylar Beam Splitter and LED Backlit LCD
The receiver operates over the entire extended C and L band wavelengths and can be configured with or without an internal polarization beam splitter.
Experiments demonstrate that a branching wire can serve as a beam splitter or a switch, Schmiedmayer says.
LOS ANGELES -- NeoPhotonics Corporation (NYSE: NPTN), a leading designer and manufacturer of photonic integrated circuit, or PIC, based modules and subsystems for bandwidth-intensive, high speed communications networks, today announced here at OFC/NFOEC, a new PIC-based Integrated Coherent Receiver (ICR) for 40 and 100 Gbps DWDM transmission systems that incorporates an integrated polarizing beam splitter (PBS).
The Bayer Filter enables a single CCD or CMOS image sensor to capture color images that otherwise would require three separate sensors attached to a color beam splitter - a solution that would be large and expensive.
Our patented new polarizing beam splitter (PBS) technology is helping manufacturers to realize the potential of LCoS by enabling a lower cost, higher efficiency engine based on the Vikuiti optical core," said Raj Patel, business manager, 3M Optical Systems Division.
Like all in-the-lens ProPrompters, the new ProPrompter ProMag comes with the ProPrompter patented hood, studio quality beam splitter glass, anti-reflection hood, iPhone/mobile device clip, ProPrompter software for iPhone (free download from the App Store) plus 1 year subscription to the ProPrompter Producer site, for unlimited script uploads and downloads, and packed in a custom military grade Storm Case.