dichroic mirror

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dichroic mirror

An optical device used in some spectrophotometers to split a beam of light into reference and sample beams.
See also: mirror
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9 exhibits a change in the transmission efficiency of the dichroic filter over the wavelength range from 515 nm to 545 nm.
It is a well suited material for use in optical components such as dichroic filters or hot and cold mirrors that rely on high thermal resistance as well as on high energy radiation exposure capabilities.
In addition, the dichroic filter arrays are passive and integrated, so requirements for a multispectral camera are the same as the base monochrome camera.
After recollimation, the pump light is blocked by additional dichroic filters and detected on a photodiode (PD1).
This effect is achieved by the insertion, inside the panels, of dichroic filters that make the surfaces shimmer seductively with delicate chromatic variations that, as in the glitter series, are explicated in the titles (CL9GN35 Sunset Bright Green, 2016; CL2 Blue Shadow, 2015-16; and CL9 Pink Shadow, 2015-16).
The mixture of RGB channels was performed by using [M.sub.1] mirror and two dichroic filters (DF1 and DF2); this provided a coherent "white" light beam to the output with R, G and B components.
The key to viewing the combined hologram in white light is the placement of two dichroic filters between the three holograms to form a 'stack'; the filters ensure that the light is filtered in such a way that the appropriate wavelength illuminates each hologram.
Optical thin films available include BBAR, V-coats, dielectric high reflectors, beam splitters, aluminum, silver and gold metallic mirrors, and neutral density and dichroic filters. The company's adjustable fixtures allow for efficient handling of precision optics ranging from less than 1/4 inch to 6 inches and up.
JDS Uniphase contributed high-performance dichroic filters that have a rejection ratio of more than a billion-to-one.
If you have enough lead time to plan, you might create a layout and order dichroic filters and that might help.