Lenses

Novotech is your IR lens one-stop-shop. We offer a series of off-the-shelf lenses as well as custom designs and build-to-print services. We provide complete optical and mechanical engineering services with the capabilities to manufacture your prototypes or supply your mass production needs. We have designed mid wave and long wave lenses for the defense and commercial industries. We pride ourselves in meeting our customer’s requirements, anticipations and budget.
Custom Lenses
 
From concept to product,
let our engineering and manufacturing capacities
bring your product to life.
 
  • Prototypes
  • Proof-Of-Concept
  • Mass Production
 
 
 
 
Build-to-Print
 
 
Let us build lenses to your prints.
 
Novotech will provide you with a cost effective IR solution while maintaining quality and performance. This is what makes Novotech a global leader in the optical industry.
 
 
 
 
Off-The-Shelf Lenses
 
 
Let us help you find an affordable, durable, and tested lens solution to meet your infrared requirements.
 
 
 
  
Standard
   Coatings
 
 
Optional Wavelengths
 
  • Short Wave  1 - 3 µm
  • Mid Wave  3 - 5 µm
  • Long Wave 7 - 15 µm
  • Broadband (as required)
 
 
Optional Coatings
 
  • DLC/Hard Carbon Coating
  • High Durability Anti Reflective Coating
  • High Efficiency Anti-Reflective Coating
  • Infrared Filter Coatings
  • Metalized Coatings
  
 

Cameras, Cores & Detectors
 
Let our project management team work with you to find an affordable and reliable IR solutions.

There are many Infrared systems on the market. Novotech designs and builds compatible lenses for the systems of your choosing. We work with all of the major formats, including but not limited to the:
 
  • Formats: 1280x1024, 640x512, 640x480, 384x288, 320x240, and 160x120;
  • Pixel size: 12 μm, 17 μm, 15 μm and 25 μm or lower;
  • Cooled cameras, cores and detectors;
  • UnCooled cameras, cores and detectors;​
  • Off-the-shelf detectors: We design and build to the existing specifications;
  • Customized detectors: We design and build to your unique specifications.
 
    
Lens Testing &
           Optics Performance
  
Test Per Mil Specifications
 
  • MTF Test
  • Shock & Vibration Testing
  • Submersion & Ingress Test
  • Field of View Test
  • Additional testing as required or requested