PhotonicsViews 2/2019

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Cover Picture: PhotonicsViews 2/2019

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Editorial

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Digitization with Non‐Contact Sensors: Integration into the manufacturing environment and production process

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Contents

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Contents: PhotonicsViews 2/2019

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News

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News: PhotonicsViews 2/2019

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Products

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Products: PhotonicsViews 2/2019

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Organizations & Initiatives

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Organizations & Initiatives: PhotonicsViews 2/2019

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Communications

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Communications: PhotonicsViews 2/2019

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Interview

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“We Need a Practical Regulatory Framework”: Interview with Ralf Gärtner, Protiq, a Phoenix Contact company

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Market Report

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The Industrial Camera Modules Market: Market review and forecast until 2022

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Technology Report

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Brillouin to Revolutionize the Distributed Sensing Market: Novel technologies such as Brillouin fiber ring lasers and “magic” tape make the Brillouin fiber optic sensors significantly more accessible

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Laser Systems

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Industrial Blue Diode Laser Breaks 1 kW Barrier: New cw high power blue diode laser allows controlled heat conduction welding of copper

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Imaging

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Snapshot Multispectral Imaging: Customized multispectral analysis tool for advanced object classification

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Laser Welding

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Adjustable‐Function Beam Shaping Methods: Improving throughput, seam height, strength, and the edge smoothness of the joints with process‐specific tailored laser intensity distribution

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Optical Measurement Technology

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Shaping Spectra within Optical Fibers: Embedding high‐resolution spectrometers into the cores of optical fibers

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Non‐Contact Imaging of the Magnetic Signature of Historical Tape Recordings: Reading by a magneto‐optical method helps to rescue aged recordings on magnetic tapes

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Cameras

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Smart Infrared Cameras for Industry 4.0: A new technological approach for increased productivity and product quality

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Tutorials

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Camera‐Based Observation in Laser Material Processing: Possibilities and limitations for the choice of the lens

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More Transparency with X‐Ray Tomography: Which resolution is important for dimensional measurements?

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Application Features

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Improving the Efficiency of Thin‐Film Solar Modules: Backlight laser modules ensure optimum illumination for quality control

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Managing a Highly Complex Inventory System with a New Machine Vision Solution: Affordable high‐end cameras and imaging software overcome challenge of managing an expansive high‐bay tower system

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One‐Stop Shop: Manufacturing and quality assurance technologies for automotive part inspection

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Automotive Components 3D Printed in Series: Unrestrained design and premium‐quality production with titanium additive manufacturing

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Application Report

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Engraving Dies Produced in 12 Hours Instead of 500: Acsys laser system amortized in only one year – scanner can digitize oversize hand‐made models for further processing on the computer

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Calendar

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Calendar

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Meetings

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Meetings: PhotonicsViews 2/2019

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Service: Buyers’ Guide

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Buyers’ Guide

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Index & Masthead

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Company Index

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Werkzeuge für die multiphysikalische Optiksimulation

Im Web Seminar erhalten Sie einen Überblick über die Möglichkeiten, die multiphysikalische Optiksimulation bietet und eine Einführung in die praktische Umsetzung eines strahlenoptischen Simulationsprojekts.

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Welding with Civan's Ultrafast CBC-Laser: Basics, Opportunities and Challenges

The first part of the webinar will provide an overview of the fundamentals and challenges of the welding process and the features of the CIVAN CBC laser. The second part of the webinar will discuss approaches to take advantage of fast, arbitrary beam shaping to control process problems.

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Werkzeuge für die multiphysikalische Optiksimulation

Im Web Seminar erhalten Sie einen Überblick über die Möglichkeiten, die multiphysikalische Optiksimulation bietet und eine Einführung in die praktische Umsetzung eines strahlenoptischen Simulationsprojekts.

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Welding with Civan's Ultrafast CBC-Laser: Basics, Opportunities and Challenges

The first part of the webinar will provide an overview of the fundamentals and challenges of the welding process and the features of the CIVAN CBC laser. The second part of the webinar will discuss approaches to take advantage of fast, arbitrary beam shaping to control process problems.

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