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Pine Brook, NJ, United States, 2009/09/23 - Chiral Photonics and Go!Foton, today announced their partnership in Europe. Chiral Photonics’ Helica™ InFiber components are gaining worldwide appeal and Chiral has teamed up with Go!Foton to support the growing demand across Europe.
Chiral Photonics and Go!Foton, today announced their partnership in Europe. Chiral Photonics’ Helica™ InFiber components are gaining worldwide appeal and Chiral has teamed up with Go!Foton to support the growing demand across Europe.
Dr. Simin Cai, Go!Foton Founder, President, and CEO says, "Chiral Photonics products are an excellent addition to the Go!Foton optical component portfolio and provide the opportunity to bring new and innovative solutions to our customers. We look forward to working closely with the Chiral Photonics team".
Gary Weiner, Chiral Photonics’ VP of Sales & Marketing explains, "European markets for photonics are growing in telecom, instrumentation and scientific applications. The demand for efficient coupling to shrinking waveguides of photonic ICs encouraged us to increase our European technical sales and support presence and we are excited to be doing so with Go!Foton."
The major benefits of the Chiral Photonics’ Helica InFiber fiber spot size convertor products are:
• Simple, low cost fiber coupling for InP products and micron-level sized waveguides;
• Capable of converting mode fields from standard fibers to less than 1 micron;
• Improved package robustness by eliminating the air gap in the coupling;
• Delivery of polarized light to micron-level waveguides;
• Multi-channel arrays available with channel spacing < 25 microns;
• Delivery of polarized light into hermetic packages.
About Go!Foton Holdings
Nippon Sheet Glass (NSG Group) closed the sale of the Telecommunications Device Division recently to Go!Foton Holdings based in Somerset, New Jersey USA. Go!Foton is an exclusive Distributor of NSG’s SELFOC® micro lenses worldwide for optical communications industry, and continues to be a manufacturer and developer of other key optical materials, components and modules. Go!Foton (gofoton.com) operates former related NSG operations including NSG America, NSG Micro Optics Philippines and newly created Go!Foton, Inc. in Japan.
About Chiral Photonics
Chiral Photonics, Inc. (chiralphotonics.com) is the world-leading provider of in-fiber photonics in their 11th year in business with customers worldwide. Chiral Photonics is located in Pine Brook, New Jersey, USA and more information can be found on their website.