Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
Email Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Comments

Daily News Briefs
Feb 2005
Scott Higgins was appointed vice president of operations at Alfalight Inc., a Madison, Wisc.-based maker of diode lasers for the industrial, defense and telecommunications markets. Higgins was formerly with Corona Optical Systems, where he led the manufacturing of high-speed parallel optical interconnects. Previously, he held senior operating positions at Westell Technologies, US Robotics and Motorola.    . . ., an online distributor of fiber optic equipment, supplies, rentals and training, has opened its new headquarters, in Sellersville, Pa. The 3500-square-foot facility, at 510 North Main St. (phone: 877-529-9114), has expanded warehouse space and will be the site of training courses such as fiber optic certification classes for installers and individuals who maintain fiber optic networks. ( is an authorized distributor for manufacturers including Agilent, Exfo, Fitel, Fluke, Nettest, Sumitomo, VC-NEX, Westover and Wilcom. The company will soon launch a line of test equipment including a mini-OTDR, power meter and light source.    . . .    Motorola Inc. announced it has licensed its electronic sensor calibration technology to BEI Technologies Inc. for inertial sensor products used in vehicle stability control systems. BEI has agreed to pay to Motorola an undisclosed sum and royalties on the sale of BEI inertial sensor products using Motorola’s electronic calibration technology.

A two-electrode device with an anode and a cathode that passes current in only one direction. It may be designed as an electron tube or as a semiconductor device.
AlfalightBEI TechnologiesCommunicationsCorona Optical Systemsdefensediodefiber optic equipmentFiberOptic.comindustrialMotorolaNews BriefsPhotonics Tech BriefsSensors & Detectors

Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top
Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2018 Photonics Media, 100 West St., Pittsfield, MA, 01201 USA,

Photonics Media, Laurin Publishing
x We deliver – right to your inbox. Subscribe FREE to our newsletters.
We use cookies to improve user experience and analyze our website traffic as stated in our Privacy Policy. By using this website, you agree to the use of cookies unless you have disabled them.