Northrop Grumman SYNOPTICS Purchases Ion Beam Sputtering System (IBS)

Supplier: LightOptronics Aust.
07 November, 2017

Currently, SYNOPTICS provides high laser damage resistant E-Beam, Ion-Assist, and thermal evaporation coatings.

Adding the new Ion Beam Sputtering System (IBS) will allow them to better serve their customers going forward.

  • More stable coating with high packing density
  • Low defect density coatings with ppm level absorption
  • Allows for execution of very complex thin film structures
  • Will be in operation 2018.