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Bristol Instruments Now Offers Higher Wavelength Measurement Accuracy for Fast and Affordable Optical Transceiver Testing

VICTOR, NEW YORK July 15, 2020 – Bristol Instruments has added a new product to its 338 Optical Wavelength Meter Series. The model 338A uses proven Michelson interferometer-based technology with fast Fourier transform analysis to measure the wavelength of CW and modulated signals to an accuracy of ± 0.3 pm. The 338A and 338B systems both…

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Bristol Instruments Introduces Fast and Cost-Effective Wavelength Meter for Optical Transceiver Testing

VICTOR, NEW YORK March 10, 2020 – Bristol Instruments has introduced the 338 Series Optical Wavelength Meter to address the most important requirements of optical transceiver manufacturers. The model 338 has a high measurement rate of 25 Hz resulting in greater production throughput. And, its price, combined with a five-year warranty, provides a lower cost of…

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Bristol Instruments Introduces the Fastest and Most Cost-Effective OSA for Optical Device Manufacturing

VICTOR, NEW YORK February 4, 2020 – Bristol Instruments, Inc. is excited to announce the addition of a lower-priced optical spectrum analyzer for the most efficient testing of optical transceivers used in WDM applications. The new model 750 quickly measures and reports side-mode suppression ratio (SMSR) in less than 0.07 seconds. This unmatched speed results in…

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Bristol Instruments Adds New Model to its Line of Optical Thickness Gauges

VICTOR, NEW YORK April 16, 2019 – Bristol Instruments, Inc. is pleased to announce the addition of the model 157LS Optical Thickness Gauge to its line of interferometer-based precision instruments. This latest model has the ability to measure material thickness as large as 40 mm, while maintaining industry leading accuracy of ± 0.1 μm and repeatability…

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Bristol Instruments Appoints Operations Manager

VICTOR, NEW YORK March, 2019 – Bristol Instruments, Inc., a world leader in optical interferometer-based instrumentation, is pleased to announce the promotion of Sean M. Adams to the position of Operations Manager. In his new role, Mr. Adams will oversee the timely delivery of goods and services to Bristol’s customers, and will coordinate with the company’s…

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Bristol Instruments Promotes New Vice President of Engineering

VICTOR, NEW YORK January 3, 2019 – Bristol Instruments, Inc., a world leader in optical interferometer-based instrumentation, is pleased to announce Dr. Steve Person has been promoted to the position of Vice President of Engineering. Dr. Person joined Bristol Instruments in 2014, where his background and expertise in optical interferometry have been key contributors in Bristol’s…

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Bristol Instruments Expands Engineering Team with Addition of Hardware Applications Engineer

VICTOR, NEW YORK October 24, 2018 – Bristol Instruments, Inc., a leader in optical interferometer-based instrumentation, announces the addition of Mr. Joshua Eller to its Engineering team. He joins Bristol Instruments in the role of Hardware Applications Engineer. Josh comes to Bristol from MACOM Technology, where he held a variety of engineering positions. In his…

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Bristol Instruments Increases the Measurement Range of Its Optical Thickness Gauge with Addition of New Model 137LS

VICTOR, NEW YORK October 3, 2018 – Bristol Instruments, Inc., a leader in optical interferometer-based instrumentation, has expanded its family of non-contact thickness gauges with the addition of the model 137LS Optical Thickness Gauge. This latest system has the capability to measure the thickness of materials up to 28 mm. Expanding the measurement capability of…

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Bristol Instruments Extends Its Fast Wavelength Measurement Capability Further Into the Infrared

VICTOR, NEW YORK September 12, 2018 – Bristol Instruments, Inc., the leader in wavelength meter technology, has announced a new version of its 871 Series Laser Wavelength Meter. The new model 871B-NIR2 can measure the wavelength of lasers that operate out to 2.5 μm. These measurements have an accuracy of ± 0.75 parts per million…

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Bristol Instruments Improves its Fast Wavelength Meter

VICTOR, NEW YORK  August 8, 2017 – Bristol Instruments, Inc., the leader in laser wavelength measurement technology, announces higher performance of its model 871B Laser Wavelength Meter. This system now provides a higher measurement rate, greater sensitivity, and better wavelength resolution. The 871B Laser Wavelength Meter uses a unique Fizeau etalon design to measure the wavelength…

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