ACADEMIC/GOVERNMENTAL ESTABLISHMENTS

Australia

Canada

China

France

Germany

Ireland

Israel

Italy

Japan

The Netherlands

Russia

Spain

Sweden

Switzerland

United Kingdom

United States

COMMERCIAL ORGANISATIONS

Australia

  • Iatia, Melbourne: Digital wavefront, imaging using quantitative phase imaging

France

  • ALPAO, Grenoble: DMs, WFSs, AO systems.
  • CILAS, Orleans: Laser rangefinding, laser amplifiers, DMs, particle size analysers, optical coatings, optical ceramics, nanotechnology.
  • Imagine Eyes, Orsay (nr Paris): Ocular wavefront metrology, vision
    simulation, retinal imaging, electromagnetic DMs, control software.
  • Imagine Optic, Orsay (nr Paris): Shack-Hartmann WFS for AO, quality control and optical measurement, X-EUV WFS.
  • Memscap, Grenoble: MEMS DMs.
  • Phasics, Palaiseau (nr Paris): Shearing interferometry WFS.
  • Shaktiware, Marseilles: AO control systems and software, high voltage amplifier for DMs.
  • Varioptic, Lyon: Liquid lenses.

Germany

  • 20/10 Perfect Vision, Munich: WFS and integrated AO systems, refractive eye surgery.
  • Carl Zeiss Meditec, Jena: Wavefront analysis, refractive surgery systems.
  • Holoeye, Berlin: SLMs, diffractive optics, LCOS, microdisplays.
  • Jenoptik, Jena: Lasers and optics, photonics, mechatronics, diffractive optics, liquid crystal modulators.
  • Optocraft, Erlangen: Shack-Hartmann WFSs, metrology, diffractive optics, interferometry.
  • Physik Instrumente, Karlsruhe: Piezo tip/tilt mirrors, large custom piezo steering mirrors, piezo actuators/phase shifters.
  • Trumpf, Ditzingen: Laser scanner welding system using AO mirrors.

Ireland

  • Dyoptyka: Phase-randomizing DM, reduction of speckle and other unwanted interference.

Israel

Italy

  • Adaptica, Padova: DMs, embedded AO systems, lcd based products.
  • ADS International, Lecco: DMs for telescopes and system design.
  • Microgate, Bolzano: Control systems for AO, telescopes control.
  • Spot Optics, Padova: Shack-Hartmann WFS.

Japan

  • Hamamatsu, Hamamatsu City: Liquid crytal SLMs.
  • MegaOpto, Wakoshi: Solid state sodium guide star lasers.
  • Nidek, Gamagori: WFS, corneal topography.

The Netherlands

  • OkoTech, Delft: AO systems, Hartmann-Shack WFS; membrane DMs, liquid crystal lenses.

Russia

Spain

Switzerland

  • Alcon, Hunenberg: Wavefront guided laser eye surgery.
  • Axetris, Kaegiswil: Shack-Hartmann microlens arrays, microoptics, fast and slow axis collimators for high power laser diode bars, fibre micro-lens arrays, aspheric micro-lenses and arrays.
  • Heptagon, Zurich: Micro-optics and diffractive optics, microlens arrays for Shack-Hartmann WFSs.
  • SUSS MicroOptics, Neuchatel: Refractive microlens.

United Kingdom

United States

Principal source: “UK Adaptive Optics Market and Supply Chain Study” (2009). This information might be out of date or incomplete. Please let us know to help us improve the quality of the portal.