FLIR is the leading supplier of high-quality laser optical components for
high-power and space applications. FLIR also supplies state-of-the-art
laser subsystems to the EO/IR industry, and complete laser systems
within our own products.
Scientific Materials Corp. (SMC) is a division of FLIR Systems
specializing in the growth of high-quality laser crystal technologies
used in FLIR’s laser pointer, illuminator, rangefinder and designator
SMC's primary commercial product is SciMax TM Low Scatter (L.S.)
grade Nd:YAG. Other products include Er:YAG, CTH:YAG, YALO, crystal
optics as well as special crystals and research. SMC also makes and
sells SciMax TM spheroidized alumina, the highest purity commercial
grade alumina available on current world markets. Products in other
opto-electronic application areas such as optical memories are being
For more information on FLIR's lasers go to www.scientificmaterials.com.