Home Resource Center News and Announcements Precision Optics Precision Optics News Materion publishes news and announcements from Materion Precision Optics. Find information on industry case studies, product updates and other announcements. If you cannot find the information you need or would like to request additional information, please feel free to Contact Us. Resources Materion's Products Are Truly out of This World Learn how our precision optics helped aid the successful Gaia satellite mission by providing coatings for the optical payloads of the RVS and photometers. In the Satellite Market Its a Small World After All Until fairly recently, the satellite market for Materion Precision Optics' multispectral filter arrays consisted almost entirely of large government-sponsored programs, but now the commercial market is poised to grab a portion of the market. Cassini Space Probe Goes Down in Blaze of Glory with Materion Filters Unfailing All of the images and optical data transmitted by Cassini over the years, was assisted or enabled by filters supplied by Materion Precision Optics. Materion Precision Optics Enables Scientific Research of Total Solar Eclipse Specialized filters from Materion Precision Optics in place on a large number of satellites and observatory telescopes will play an essential role in the collection of scientific data only available during total eclipses. Materion ProIR Filters Allow Rapid R and D Prototyping Materion Precision Optics is announcing a new line of ProIR filters which will be offered in a range of wavelengths to meet individual customer needs. Materion Precision Optics Acquires Gettering Capabilities for Wafer Level Processing Materion announces that its Precision Optics business has acquired the proprietary thin film gettering technology and related intellectual property assets from Integrated Sensing Systems (ISS). ArrayTec™ Filter Arrays Introduced Materion Precision Optics expands filter array options with new family of technology designs. Enabling New-to-Market Laser Cinema TV Systems Read how Materion's next-generation phosphor wheel product is advancing television and home entertainment systems. Surge of Photonics Applications Lights Up the Precision Optics Business Learn about two new photonics applications Materion Precision Optics is developing. Precision Optics Onboard NASAs New Horizons Spacecraft Precision Optics onboard NASA's New Horizons spacecraft as it approaches the finish of its Pluto-Kuiper Belt Mission. Filter Arrays Materion’s new filter array technology enables more imaging data and higher image resolution in a smaller package. Materion Precision Optics to Receive Massachusetts Training Grant Materion Precision Optics was one of 72-Massachusetts-based companies to receive a portion of the $8.2 million in Workforce Training Fund grants. Targeted Gesture Control The specialized optical filters designed and produced by Materion are an essential component of gesture control systems. Large Area Optics Lab Fully Operational Undertakaing major astronomy projects in five countries. Materion Acquires EIS Optics Limited Materion Corporation announces that the Company, through its wholly owned subsidiary, Materion Advanced Materials Technologies and Services Inc., has acquired EIS Optics Limited. Materion Expands Capabilities of Large Optics Coating Facility Manufacture and testing for extremely large optical fitlers enhanced. Materion is Back on Mars NASA's spacecraft Curiosity has landed on Mars and contains material from two Materion business units. Multi-Million Dollar Wafer Level Coating Cell Manufacture and testing for extremely large optical filters enhanced. New Polarized Dichroic Filter Materion technology advances projection display.