Artemis Optical, leaders in the design and manufacture of bespoke optical thin film coatings, is providing a leading US defence supplier with laser protection for a US armoured vehicle. This contract forms a $1m, three-year partnership to provide filters for around 400 platforms, which will protect personnel against laser threats to the vehicles’ periscopes.Read More
UK-based optical thin-film coatings specialist Artemis Optical is aiming its thermal imaging protection filter technology at a wider range of applications, following initial deployment in armored vehicles.
The Plymouth-headquartered firm says that the filter has been developed to counter what it describes as the growing threat to thermal camera systems posed by long-wave infrared (LWIR) lasers.Read More
Plymouth, Devon, UK, 7 July, 2016 - Artemis Optical Limited (www.artemis-optical.co.uk), the designer and manufacturer of high-precision optical filters including laser protection filters used by the American military and others, has developed technology to protect the detectors in advanced infrared cameras and sighting systems.Read More