New Strategic Partnership: Helia Photonics & Brilliant Optics

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New Strategic Partnership: Helia Photonics & Brilliant Optics

Leading UK thin-film coating company Helia Photonics Ltd, specialists in coatings for laser optics & semiconductor laser facets, are delighted to announce a strategic partnership with precision optical component supplier Brilliant Optics of Shenzhen, China. This partnership establishes a significant trading link between the UK & China in the rapidly expanding & increasingly ubiquitous photonics arena.

Helia employs a wide range of materials along with well-established deposition techniques to fabricate coatings for outstanding optical performance & resistance to high power densities & extreme environments. These innovative processes have been developed over many years, in conjunction with extensive industrial & academic collaborations, to realise coatings designed for wavelengths from the UV to FIR.

Brilliant Optics has a proven track record of supplying exceptional quality custom optical components & assemblies. They specialise in super-polished ultra-mirrors, windows & couplers for increasing laser damage thresholds in demanding, high power optical environments. Available services include complex module design & assembly for a wide range of applications & industries including machine vision, space & instrumentation as well as specialist lenses (aspheric, ball, cylinder, toroidal) & fibre optic components in materials such as plastic & visible/IR glasses.

The combination of Helia’s expertise in optical coatings for laser applications, including record-breaking laser damage thresholds & Brilliant Optics’ range of specialist lenses, windows & services will establish high-performance laser optics within the global market at the best value for money.