Importance of Prototyping

Friday, August 17, 2018

It does not matter what product a company is trying to produce, creating a prototype is an important stage in the design process. Prototyping is crucial for testing and evaluating a design, clarifying production costs, selling a product and securing patents. In this article we will discuss the importance of prototyping.

Projection Technology Enables Automotive Heads-Up Displays

Friday, July 20, 2018

Compared to earlier generation of Head up Displays which showed only speed and RPM, the HUDs of today have higher resolutions, crisper colors, and larger and brighter displays.

Structured Light Projection Enables 3D Measurements

Friday, June 15, 2018

Structured light projection is one of the most common methods used for 3D scanning. This method of taking 3D measurements is often referred to as blue light or white light scanning because it includes a projection light source that is either blue or white. The method involves the use of projected light and one or two cameras that measure the three dimensional surfaces of any object by triangulation.

Design and Production of Optics with Plastic

Friday, February 16, 2018

Nowadays firms are using plastic to design and manufacture optical devices as it not only allows designing more unique designs, it also reduces the cost. Production with the help of injection molding is well-suited to translucent polymers instead of glass.


Discovering the Revolutionary 3d Sensing

Friday, January 26, 2018

The three dimensional (3D) technology is one of the greatest scientific achievements in recent history. Being a one of its kind technology, it keeps astonishing mankind with the unique advancements it brings to every area it is applied to. Many electronic devices aim to incorporate the 3D technology owing to the staggering increase in its demand.

The Measure of Metrology

Saturday, September 2, 2017

Metrology might sound like a a profession that requires a four-year degree, or even something to do with rocks, but the average person uses metrology several times a day.  If you can quantify it, you’re applying metrology – the science of measurement.

What is a laminar flow bench?

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Greenlight Optics employs several instruments to ensure dependable precision optical system assembly.  From UV curing equipment to alignment stations, we leverage advanced technology to in both prototypes and production.  

World Class Optical Design

Saturday, July 1, 2017

At Greenlight Optics, we have vastly experienced engineers who can create world class imaging and illumination optical designs using advanced design/simulation software. Specializing in using spherical and aspheric lenses to reduce element count and size, our designers create optical, manufacturable designs with extremely high resolution.


Understanding the Basics of LED Lenses

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Most people are familiar with LED light. The benefits of LED usage are phenomenal.   They are energy efficient, consuming 90% less energy than incandescent bulbs, and are long lasting.  Consumers and businesses alike have been implementing a transition to LED in everything from TVs, to billboards, to ads on public transportation.   The LED Display has become a part of our daily visual landscape.  Even so, they come with their own technical challenges.


What is ISO 9001?

Monday, November 14, 2016

ISO 9001 is one of today’s most widely used management tools.  Greenlight Optics is proud to be one of over a million organizations that are certified worldwide. 


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Greenlight Optics is an optical systems engineering and manufacturing company specializing in projection displays, LED and laser illumination, imaging systems, plastic optics, and the integration of optics with electrical and mechanical systems.

The Greenlight Optics team brings a combined 250+ years of experience designing, developing, and manufacturing optical systems for consumer and professional markets.

We are passionate about enabling new optical applications and providing outstanding service to our customers.
Greenlight Optics is a 2016 Inc. 5000 honoree.  Number 2041 on the list of fastest growing private US companies.

July 2017: Greenlight Optics completes ISO 9001:2015 certification. Greenlight Optics has been ISO 9001 certified since 2014.

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