Optics & Sensors

Optics & Sensors

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Optics & Sensors
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    Alker Fibre Optic Specialists Ltd

    Alker LogoAlker Fibre Optic Specialists Ltd, offer over three decades of unparalleled experience in combatting the inherent fragility of fibre optics within Harsh Environments.  Providing full-service solutions from Consultancy & Design to Manufacture and Repair.  Showcasing our versatile armoured fibre optic solutions and launching our latest innovations.

    Alkerme™ Re-Polishing Tool - A handheld system with a precise pressure gauge and rotating probe for effortless end-face repolishing, restoring transmission without removing from in situ harnesses.

    Deployable Cable Backpack with Integral Repair Kit: this modular unit with a hubless drum design houses an infield repair kit, empowering technicians to tackle in-field maintenance challenges.

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    WhenAnsys visionary companies need to know how their world-changing ideas will perform, they close the gap between design and reality using Ansys simulation. For more than 50 years, Ansys software has enabled innovators across industries to push the boundaries of product design by using the predictive power of simulation.

    From sustainable transportation and advanced satellite systems to life-saving medical devices, Ansys powers innovation that drives human advancement.  Visit www.ansys.com for more information.

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    Bertin Exensor Ltd

    Bertin ExensorBertin Exensor is a world-leading supplier of Unattended Ground Sensor (UGS) systems. Designed by Bertin Exensor, the Flexnet UGS system combines intelligence collected by seismic, acoustic, magnetic, and TI sensors to detect, identify and classify threats and targets. Flexnet is perfectly suited to military and civilian applications such as force protection, Intelligence Surveillance Reconnaissance (ISR), and monitoring of critical assets and sensitive areas.

    Bertin Exensor now counts over 70 employees, with facilities located both in Sweden and the United-Kingdom. Since 2017, the company is part of the French group Bertin Technologies, a well-known actor in the Defense & Security market.

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    Black River Systems Company
    Black River Systems CompanyBlack River is a first time DSEI exhibitor. As a company we have been in business for 27 years. Our expertise is in sensors including radars, SIGINT, and signal processing and in developing rapid prototypes of operational systems in these areas. Black River also has strong expertise in AI/ML and in autonomy and sensor resource management. Starting 2016 Black River developed the Ninja C-sUAS solution as part of a rapid innovation project for the US Air Force Research Lab to support the Urgent Operational Needs of the warfighter. The Ninja C-sUAS solution is widely deployed in CONUS and OCONUS locations in operational settings to support active missions.
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    Edge Autonomy
    Edge Autonomy

    Cutting-Edge Unmanned & Autonomous Technology

    A provider of innovative autonomous systems, advanced optics, and resilient energy solutions for the military, governments, border control, academic institutions, and commercial entities for 25+ years. Our long-endurance UAVs, UAS, resilient energy systems, and stabilized payload camera systems meet the demand of today’s requirements by being ISR proven, durable, easy to maintain, and transport.

    A company with a vertically integrated business model ensuring product development, manufacturing, testing, and customer support processes, providing best practices to our customers.

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    Herrick Technology Laboratory
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    ICEYE Oy

    Truly effective change detection requires persistent monitoring. ICEYE's large constellation of new space satellites unlocks new access to valuable data on any location on Earth – day and night, through the clouds, and multiple times per day.

    Take full control of your missions with the world’s only high-performance New Space synthetic-aperture radar (SAR) satellite – launch-ready and delivered to you within just 18 months. ICEYE’s New Space satellites enable 24/7, all-weather Earth observation, delivering  high-resolution imagery. Own a satellite or get exclusive capacity from our satellites already in orbit.

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    Lightpath Techologies

    Lightpath LogoLightPath Technologies is a recognized leader in optics and photonics solutions, serving blue-chip customers in the defense industry for over 35 years. LightPath designs and manufactures infrared lenses and optical components in a wide variety of materials including Germanium, Silicon, Chalcogenides, Zinc Sulfide, Zinc Selenide and others at our European hub in Riga, Latvia.

    We produce our own chalcogenide materials in-house and can offer fully non-germanium substrates as alternative optical designs. With our acquisition of Visimid Technologies in 2023 we have expanded our capabilities to add uncooled MWIR & LWIR sensor technology to complement our infrared optics. 

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    Nautel Sonar

    Nautel SonarNautel, boasts over 50 years of expertise in developing innovative products. With extensive facilities located in Canada and the USA, we have a global reputation as a leading force in designing, manufacturing and supporting high-power solutions for radio broadcast, sonar, navigation, and industrial applications.

    At Nautel Sonar, we provide a comprehensive range of OEM sonar products as well as complete "wet end" sonar sub-systems. Our R&D facilities in Nova Scotia and Ontario are at the forefront of engineering innovation, consistently ensuring superior customer satisfaction for over 50 years. We are dedicated to finding effective solutions for your sonar challenges and requirements.

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    SIONYX LogoSIONYX is a silicon-based photonics company that develops and manufactures proprietary ultra-low-light CMOS image sensors and high-performance color digital night vision cameras. These sensors dramatically enhance the performance of light sensing devices used in commercial, industrial, medical, and defense-related applications.

    OPSIN is SIONYX’s first helmet-mounted monocular. Inspired by the U.S. DoD’s desire to integrate digital night vision into operations, OPSIN’s technology provides immersive display, recording, and navigation features that make operations more precise, efficient, and informative. OPSIN is available globally with minimal export restrictions.

    SIONYX products are used by outdoorsmen, law enforcement, search and rescue, executive protection, and mariners globally.

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