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New, 193nm XL Coatings

New 193nm XL high-reflectance coatings are ideal for low-fluence, high-repetition-rate excimer laser applications, particularly those associated with semiconductor R&D and test. The new coating boasts ≥96% reflectance (45° angle of incidence) to ≥97% reflectance (normal incidence) at 193 nm.   Learn more.

Acton - Quality Throughout

Acton Optics & Coatings is ISO 9001:2008 certified and maintains the commitment to meet each customer’s specific requirements through the continuous improvement of our quality management system. Further, our rigorous process control provides world-class, batch-to-batch repeatability - a must for OEM customers. About Acton Optics.

Acton Optics in IRIS Explorer Mission

Acton Optics & Coatings Provides Critical Optical Coatings for NASA’s IRIS Explorer Mission. IRIS was launched into orbit on June 28, 2013 and is in a sun-synchronous polar orbit that will allow it to make almost continuous solar observations during its two-year mission. Learn more.

 

Acton Optics & Coatings

In 1961, Acton Research Corporation began setting a new standard for high-performance ultraviolet (UV) optics. Today, Acton Optics & Coatings continues this tradition of providing superior optical components and optical subassemblies for a diverse array of industries, including the medical, semiconductor, materials processing, analytical instrumentation, aerospace, and defense markets.

Acton Optics and Coatings
excimer laser optics, ultraviolet optics and coatings, UV optical filters, UV and VUV metallic coatings, CCD enhancement coatings, OEM optics
In 1961, Acton Research Corporation began setting a new standard for high-performance ultraviolet (UV) optics. Today, Acton Optics & Coatings continues this tradition of providing superior optical components and optical subassemblies for a diverse array of industries, including the medical, semiconductor, materials processing, analytical instrumentation, aerospace and defense markets.