Mona Okroy-Hellweg
Senior Manager Marketing and Communications
IVAM Microtechnology Network
Nov. 12, 2019
Mona Okroy-Hellweg
Senior Manager Marketing and Communications
IVAM Microtechnology Network

Optical components, systems and assemblies for life science applications

We would like to provide a brief overview of what the exhibiting companies and institutes at COMPAMED will show you in the field of optics and optical systems. 

Optomechanical and optoelectronic assemblies and systems 

Berliner Glas develops, manufactures and assembles high-performance optomechanical and optoelectronic assemblies and systems according to ISO 13485. International medical device manufacturers receive support from the idea to the mass production, so that innovations reach the market faster. 

Berliner Glas offers a comprehensive range of OEM solutions for life science, dental as well as for endoscopy and surgery, including autoclavable lenses, prism assemblies and 3D medical imaging cameras, with 4K resolution and fluorescence option.

Customized photonic solutions - from design over development to production

Multiple source laser modules with integrated laser driver – ready to use! FISBA READYBeam - for fluorescence excitation in analytical instruments and microscopy applications. Source: Fisba AG

Driving innovation in micro-optics, FISBA AG excels in the design and manufacturing of singlets, compound elements and micro systems enabling ultra-compact imaging solutions for life science applications. The company offers volume production processes to ensure high accuracy and repeatability for microlenses starting at diameters 0.3 mm. 

FISBA FISCam is a customizable micro camera for minimally invasive surgery and diagnostics and performs with its high resolution and tiny diameter.

FISBA RGBeam is a customizable laser module offering precise alignment and adaptable wavelength.

Live cell imaging, flow cytometry and molecular diagnostics

JENOPTIK presents the JENOPTIK SYIONS system at COMPAMED 2019. The platform includes innovative imaging technologies in a partially standardized form. These can be combined into a customized complete solution and optimally adapted to the system and application requirements.

JENOPTIK SYIONS supports live cell imaging and flow cytometry as well as molecular diagnostics. Proven Jenoptik modules are combined in JENOPTIK SYIONS into an efficient, miniaturized digital imaging solution that offers customers easy integration into the software and system environment of their instruments.

Micro objectives, micro lenses and micro cameras.

Mikrop AG is a manufacturer of miniaturized optics for high-tech applications. Its core business has been the development, production and assembly of miniaturized optics for 35 years. Spherical lenses, optical assemblies and high-quality miniature lenses are made. The products meet the highest precision requirements and are available in diameters from 0.3 mm to 15 mm. Mikrop serves the markets of endoscopy, medical engineering, machine vision and micro sensors. The product range includes micro objectives, micro lenses and micro cameras.

Micro Components & Assemblies: Highest precision in diameters from 0.3 mm to 10 mm. Image Source: Mikrop AG

Providing of optical key components, assemblies and systems

SwissOptic AG, a company of the Berliner Glas Group, is a provider of optical key components, assemblies and systems. The company supports international medical device manufacturers from concept to volume production and helps to accelerate innovations to be first to market. The range of OEM solutions is based on a broad technology portfolio, which is constantly being expanded and brought up to date. This enables the implementation of ideas on the edge of technical feasibility.

Production and inspection of plastic lenses and complete LED modules for medical lamps

VIAOPTIC AG is a leading supplier for customized polymer optics for automotive, sensor, illumination and medical applications. The range of performance ranges from optic design, tooling, injection molding to coating and assembly. 

One of VIAOPTIC’s areas of expertise is the optical development as well as the production and inspection of plastic lenses and complete LED modules for medical lamps. Products can be found in the areas of molded optics and assemblies. 

Medical Lighting with Optic design, LED modules, TIR lenses and reflectors. Image Source: VIAOPTIC GmbH

Customized optoelectronic modules for medical applications

Volpi AG – OEM partner of IVD and life sciences companies – develops and manufactures, certified against ISO 13485, customized smart optoelectronic modules for molecular diagnostics, clinical chemistry, digital microscopy, microbiology, immunoassay, point of care, and cell based testing. These custom-specific module solutions shorten time to market. The services span all disciplines from systems engineering to development, prototyping, lean manufacturing, and life cycle management throughout the product life cycle.

High-quality planar optical components and systems

Zünd precision optics is a reliable partner in medical technology for high-quality planar optical components and systems from 0.2 mm up to 50 mm in various shapes. The added value includes grinding, lapping, polishing, coating, varnishing and curing of optical glasses, quartz and glass ceramics. Zünd supports customers in the development of components and assemblies with the highest precision and cleanliness requirements from the prototype to serial production.

Want to learn more about micro optics and optical systems for medical devices?

The IVAM area at COMPAMED will show not only high-quality optical products, but also innovations from the fields of laser technology, sensor technology, microelectronics, microfluidics, coatings and materials. Visit the 55 international exhibitors in Hall 8a! 

Are you also active in one of these areas? We would be pleased to welcome you to the Business Lounge to learn about your technology and see if and how IVAM can help you tap into the medical technology market.

Cover picture Source: Mikrop AG