UFE (IPE) and Optacore signed a contract for an upgrade to be delivered and installed to IPE’s MCVD preform fabrication system. Upgrade consists of gas cabinet and preform lathe modifications, as well as installation of Optacore’s powerful and flexible WinMCVD control system. The project is scheduled to finalize by December 10 this year.
IPE is a public research institution, one of the research institutes of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, the largest non-university research organization in the Czech Republic. IPE carries out fundamental and applied research in the scientific fields of photonics, optoelectronics and electronics. In the field of photonics, the primary focus at IPE is the research and development of optical biosensors, high-power fiber lasers, generators of coherent radiation in middle IR, and special optical fibers.
Both partners look forward to positive and constructive partnership between the two laboratories, leading to further common research and development project in the future.