Applications

  • Communication lens

SML

SELFOC® MICRO LENS

Advantages

Simple and easy alignment, efficient optical transmission, miniaturization of the device.

SELFOC® Micro Lens (SML) is a single gradient-index lens (SELFOC® lens).
Due to its cylindrical, flat-end shape, SML can be easily aligned and mounted with minimal transmission loss.

Features

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Minimum transmission loss

Due to its cylindrical, flat-end shape, the transmission loss of SML is minimal when used with other optical components or fibers.

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Extremely easy handling

The cylindrical shape of SML makes its handling, alignment, and mounting simple and easy.

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Compact size

The SML is extremely small in comparison with ordinary lenses, its diameter ranging from Φ1mm to Φ4mm depending on the lens type. With its compact dimensions, SML can be used in ultra-compact devices where ordinary lenses are not suitable due to size limitations.