Submitted by ashrollend on Mon, 11/02/2020 - 16:39
Machine VIsion Webinar Photo
Event Details, Registration, and Our Vision System Experience
Omega Updates
Machine Vision
Webinar
Tradeshows and Webinars
Interested in attending more virtual webinars? We've got you covered! Omega Optical is excited to announce that we are sponsoring the “Launching a Machine Vision Project” Webinar this Wednesday. The webinar will be as informative as it is engaging and is an event you do NOT want to miss. Check out this post for more information regarding the webinar and a link to register.
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Ashley Rollend
Submitted by ashrollend on Thu, 11/05/2020 - 11:13
Filter Set
Our Exceptional Development Process and Supplier Capabilities
Application Spotlights
Customization
Manufacturing
R&D Group
This blog post is perfect for those who want to know more about Omega Optical as a supplier. We'll walk you through our outstanding customer process, share how we fit into every stage of the development process, and remind you why Omega is one of the top suppliers in the industry.
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Ashley Rollend
Submitted by ashrollend on Tue, 11/10/2020 - 11:37
PCR graphic
Analyzing Genetic Material
Application Spotlights
PCR and RT-PCR
Fluorescence
This blog post takes a closer look at PCR filters and their many applications. After outlining what exactly PCR filters are and do, we address how Omega Optical has been optimizing these filters during the COVID pandemic and how the fluorescent probes in these sets are changing the world of DNA amplification.
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Ben Stibbs
Submitted by ashrollend on Mon, 11/16/2020 - 15:01
Mark Ziter
Our Senior Electro-Optical Engineer
Employee Introductions
Employee Biographies
Interview
This month we're spotlighting Mark Ziter, our incredible Senior Electro-Optical Engineer. Mark has been with the company for many years and has developed many innovative and elegant optic solutions for our company and the industry. His expertise and dedication to Omega Optical make him more than deserving of this shoutout! Thanks Mark!
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Ashley Rollend
Submitted by ashrollend on Thu, 11/19/2020 - 10:35
flow cytometry fluorescence set
Understanding Fluidics Systems and Fluorescence
Application Spotlights
Flow Cytometry
Fluorescence
Flow cytometry is an advanced laser-based technology used to assess and characterize cellular populations. Read on to learn more about how flow cytometry works.
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Ben Stibbs
Submitted by ashrollend on Tue, 11/24/2020 - 11:09
collage of omega optical employees for thanksgiving
Sharing What We're Grateful for This Holiday Season
Omega Updates
Employee Biographies
We have a lot to be grateful for here at Omega Optical. From our award-winning staff to our astounding customers, we are well-aware of just how lucky we are this holiday season. Read on to hear what many of our top-employees said they're giving thanks for this year - the answers might surprise you!
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Ashley Rollend
Submitted by ashrollend on Wed, 10/07/2020 - 10:32
three colored, optic filters
Exciting Changes to our Customization Process
Application Spotlights
Build-A-Filter
Customization
We are excited to announce that some major changes have been made to our Build-a-Filter form. This new form was created with the customer in mind - to make customizations faster, easier, and overall more effective. What can you expect from this new form? A new format, new ways to specify desired wavelengths, a review option, and more! Check out this post to learn more about these changes and to get a step-by-step walkthrough of how to best utilize this form.
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Erin Hargraves, Calvin Gooley
Submitted by ashrollend on Mon, 10/12/2020 - 10:55
Filter Set / Cube
An In-Depth Look into Fluorescence Microscopy Filters
Application Spotlights
Fluorescence
Filter Set
This blog post takes a deeper looker into what fluorescence microscopy filters are and how they work. Our explanation of these filters' components and principles will help you ensure you're buying the right part for your project and give you the background knowledge to succeed in optics.
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Ben Stibbs
Submitted by ashrollend on Thu, 10/15/2020 - 10:15
Abby Clarke
Our HVP Production Coordinator
Employee Introductions
Employee Biographies
Interview
We are so excited to have interviewed Abby Clarke for our first employee spotlight. Abby is the HVP Production Coordinator here at Omega Optical and works on many innovative projects on our campus. Her interview takes a deeper look into what working at Omega is really like, mentions a runaway goose, and gives worthwhile advice to those looking to go into similar fields.
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Abby Clarke, Ashley Rollend
Submitted by ashrollend on Mon, 10/19/2020 - 15:16
optical filter manufacturing
Omega’s Dedication to Quality and Competitive Pricing
Application Spotlights
Interference Filters
Pricing
Manufacturing
Ever wondered why interference filters are priced so high? This blog post will walk you through the three main cost drivers - surface quality and dimension, aspect ratio and coating specification, and tight tolerance - and leave you with a better understanding of the cost breakdown for these products.
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M. Ziter, B. Johnson, S. Locknar