Home Markets Defense Photonics Laser SOLUTIONS TO PHOTONICS LASER MARKET The unique thermal and electrical properties in Materion’s Beryllium Oxide (BeO) materials make it the material of choice for a wide range of photonics and laser applications. Our materials deliver the highest reliability under extraordinarily demanding conditions for state-of-the-art tracking, sensing and acquisition systems. SUPPORTING UNIQUE INDUSTRY CHALLENGES Materion products and materials are widely used to support the photonics laser market. Used in ground unit, aircraft or naval applications to ensure national and international security including: Guided missile defense systems use Materion beryllium oxide materials to assure a first line of defense in detecting, targeting and ultimately destroying missile threats Materion produces materials that are integral in providing wireless communication between ships, ground units, aircraft and military leaders – ensuring fast and reliable communication for coordination of military forces Materion E-Materials are used in laser bars and as heat sinks in charge coupled devices (CCD) such as cameras, offering a light weight and thermal conductivity solution that provides superior performance over traditional materials such as aluminum silicon carbide (AlSiC) PUSHING THE BOUNDARIES OF INNOVATION AND SUPPORT At Materion, we constantly strive to improve our material technologies to enable our customers’ products and technologies. As the technology boom continues, and the demand for photonics laser solutions increases, we will push our technological capabilities to meet the needs of our customers’ applications. Contact Our Team today to learn more about Materion’s photonics laser expertise and how we can support your needs and challenges.