While contributing to global environmental conservation and reduction of environmental impact through our products and its applications, we have promoted development of new technologies and sales of products to reduce such impact from the products themselves based on our guidelines for "Environmentally Friendly and Contributing Products" as follows.
Products that are designed to have less impact on the environment, such as by reducing the amount of waste or designing products that are easy to recycle, and that have improved one or more of the following compared to conventional products.
The products themselves or the final products using them that contributes to and are used for applications such as the conservation of the global environment.
Every year, we develop new environmentally friendly and contributing products. Here are some typical examples from the current fiscal year.
The C16171 series is an embedded immunochromatography reader engine for installation in medical equipment. The line-up includes products for coloring reagents such as gold colloid and blue latex, and for fluorescent reagents such as Eu and FITC. Compact size has made it possible to reduce the size of the device when embedded by approximately half compared to conventional systems.
The C16240-20UP is a digital CMOS camera equipped with a CMOS image sensor using the latest technology to achieve low noise, high resolution, improved sensitivity in the near-infrared region and high-speed readout.
It has improved performance and added functions compared to the similar conventional product C14120-20P. The weight can be reduced from approximately 3.6 kg to 1.4 kg and the power consumption has been reduced from 80 W to 50 W.
The C16736-01 is a high-sensitivity spectrophotometer integrating a spectrometer and a photodetector. By redesigning the optical arrangement, the spectrometer has a higher wavelength resolution and sensitivity than its conventional product, and a dynamic range advantage of more than two digits. The volume of the enclosure has been reduced by more than 50%.
The L15326-01 is a 4-channel array surface-mount pulsed laser diode suitable for high-reliability LiDAR. It uses a new ceramic package that is smaller than conventional metal packages. The surface-mount type also reduces board mounting space. Due to their high functionality and compact size, LiDAR modules can be made smaller, saving space and materials.
Conventional metal package and new ceramic package
The A16394-02/04 is a Fresnel rhomb waveplate with controllable terahertz polarization, featuring coaxial input and output and a small, large aperture. It can be applied to terahertz polarization control, polarization imaging and THz-STM. To achieve a small size and a large aperture with an effective diameter of ø 20 mm, this product uses a structure of stacked Si prisms. As a result, the amount of Si used could be reduced to approximately 25% by volume, compared to the design of a single Si prism with a larger aperture.
Terahertz Wave Plate
It looks like you're in the . If this is not your location, please select the correct region or country below.
You're headed to Hamamatsu Photonics website for GB (English). If you want to view an other country's site, the optimized information will be provided by selecting options below.
For modern websites to work according to visitor’s expectations, they need to collect certain basic information about visitors. To do this, a site will create small text files which are placed on visitor’s devices (computer or mobile) - these files are known as cookies when you access a website. Cookies are used in order to make websites function and work efficiently. Cookies are uniquely assigned to each visitor and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to the visitor. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to a visitor’s device.
Cookies do various jobs which make the visitor’s experience of the internet much smoother and more interactive. For instance, cookies are used to remember the visitor’s preferences on sites they visit often, to remember language preference and to help navigate between pages more efficiently. Much, though not all, of the data collected is anonymous, though some of it is designed to detect browsing patterns and approximate geographical location to improve the visitor experience.
Certain type of cookies may require the data subject’s consent before storing them on the computer.
This website uses two types of cookies:
There are two ways to manage cookie preferences.
If you wish to restrict or block web browser cookies which are set on your device then you can do this through your browser settings; the Help function within your browser should tell you how. Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org, which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of desktop browsers.
Occasionally, we may use internet tags (also known as action tags, single-pixel GIFs, clear GIFs, invisible GIFs and 1-by-1 GIFs) at this site and may deploy these tags/cookies through a third-party advertising partner or a web analytical service partner which may be located and store the respective information (including your IP-address) in a foreign country. These tags/cookies are placed on both online advertisements that bring users to this site and on different pages of this site. We use this technology to measure the visitors' responses to our sites and the effectiveness of our advertising campaigns (including how many times a page is opened and which information is consulted) as well as to evaluate your use of this website. The third-party partner or the web analytical service partner may be able to collect data about visitors to our and other sites because of these internet tags/cookies, may compose reports regarding the website’s activity for us and may provide further services which are related to the use of the website and the internet. They may provide such information to other parties if there is a legal requirement that they do so, or if they hire the other parties to process information on their behalf.
If you would like more information about web tags and cookies associated with on-line advertising or to opt-out of third-party collection of this information, please visit the Network Advertising Initiative website http://www.networkadvertising.org.
We use third-party cookies (such as Google Analytics) to track visitors on our website, to get reports about how visitors use the website and to inform, optimize and serve ads based on someone's past visits to our website.
You may opt-out of Google Analytics cookies by the websites provided by Google:
We inform you that in such case you will not be able to wholly use all functions of our website.