MKS Introduces the Industry’s First Lightweight, Continuous Zoom Lens Optimized for 10-12 Micron Pixel Size Uncooled LWIR Camera
    MKS Introduces the Industry’s First Lightweight, Continuous Zoom Lens Optimized for 10-12 Micron Pixel Size Uncooled LWIR Cameras

    Paris, France, June 11, 2018 – MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ: MKSI), a global provider of technologies that enable advanced processes and improve productivity, has announced the Ophir® LightIR™ 15-75mm f/1.2 zoom lens, a new member of the LightIR family of lightweight, continuous zoom lenses, at Eurosatory 2018. The LightIR 15-75mm f/1.2 is the first compact, thermal imaging lens optimized specifically for uncooled 10-12μm pixel size long-wave infrared (LWIR) detectors. It is designed for use in a wide range of reduced size, weight, and power (SWaP) applications including unmanned aerial systems (UAS), unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), aircraft vision systems, drones, and handheld applications such as thermal goggles.

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