LightSmyth Technologies Corp.
Byline: blue chip
Location: 1720 Willow Creek Willow Creek may refer to:
Annual revenues: Not disclosed
When founded: June 2000
Owners: The privately held company privately held company
A firm whose shares are held within a relatively small circle of owners and are not traded publicly. is owned by a number of shareholders.
Products: The company makes a product called a transmission grating, which stitches together different colors of light so they can move through a fiber-optic line, then takes them apart again at the destination. The company also provides "scanning electron microscope scan·ning electron microscope
n. Abbr. SEM
An electron microscope that forms a three-dimensional image on a cathode-ray tube by moving a beam of focused electrons across an object and reading both the electrons scattered by the object and " services, using a high-powered microscope.
Who buys its products: Telecommunication companies use LightSmyth's transmission grating as a component in large systems. Biomedical bi·o·med·i·cal
1. Of or relating to biomedicine.
2. Of, relating to, or involving biological, medical, and physical sciences. and metals companies are among those using the scanning electron microscope services.
Retail price of products: Cost of a single unit ranges from $150 to $1,000.
What's new: The transmission grating product is based on new optical principles and is built using semi-conductor fabrication fabrication (fab´rikā´shn),
n the construction or making of a restoration. tools.
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