dichroic mirror


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Related to dichroic mirror: Beam splitter, Confocal microscopy

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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This laser is reflected by a dichroic mirror and focused into a large-core fused-silica fiber that exhibits a high threshold for optical damage and that efficiently conveys ultraviolet light.
The light from the lamp was passed through a filter cube (Omega Optical) containing a 360 DF 40 exciter filter, a DC 405 dichroic mirror, and a 486 DF32 barrier filter.
Schematic drawing of the Raman spectrometer, including a laser pointer, dichroic mirror, prism, objective, x,y motorized translational stage, long wavepass edge filter, lens and a detector (spectrometer/intensified charge-coupled device).
Patented dichroic mirror and micro-lens technology deliver thousands of diverging light beams to create a homogeneous distribution of light and efficient heat management over file entire surgical site.
Optware overcomes this by taking a standard disk structure with address pits and coating a dichroic mirror between the pits and the polymer recording layer.