Home Markets Astronomy Space Based Imaging SPECIALIZED EXPERTISE IN SPACE-BASED IMAGING AND INSTRUMENTATION Materion has been providing precision optics for space-based instrumentation and imaging since the earliest space flights. We’ve developed specialized expertise in the design, manufacture and testing of high-performance beam splitters and multispectral filter arrays for commercial, scientific and operational use in a wide range of space-based applications. PROVIDING SOLUTIONS TO WITHSTAND HARSH ENVIRONMENTS Outer space is one of the harshest operating environments any scientific apparatus can experience. Space-based instrumentation and imaging devices must operate flawlessly under brutal conditions - enduring extreme temperatures, collisions with meteoroids and debris, and many forms of radiation – with no room for error and no opportunity for repair. Materion scientists understand the rigorous requirements of space-based instrumentation and offer our customers the benefits of our extensive knowledge and experience. LEADING THE INDUSTRY IN SPACE-BASED SOLUTIONS Materion is recognized globally for its contributions of innovative and reliable optical technology for the harsh environment of space. Our team of problem-solving experts is always ready to collaborate on the next generation of space-based instrumentation and imaging equipment. Our experience and capabilities include: Supported more than 100 flight programs over the past 40 years Developed individualized space-qualification programs for optical components and assemblies Provided concurrent engineering to help our customers design and build the highest performing, most robust optical systems available Contact Our Team today to learn more about Materion’s space-based imaging and instrumentation expertise.