Our manufacturing capabilities include:

  • state of the art CNC generating and polishing
  • precision lapping and polishing, flats and spheres
  • cylindrical polishing
  • single point diamond turning
  • optical thin film coating
  • prototype shop for custom and R&D optics
  • assembly facility
  • ultrasonic cleaning facility

These processes are assured by our metrology equipment which includes

  • Zygo interferometer (4″ aperture)
  • Trioptics centration measurement
  • Synrad laser based calorimeter for transmissive optics
  • Rofin laser based calorimeter for high power reflective optics
  • Olympus microscope with phase contrast imaging
  • Zeiss Axio Lab A1 with phase contrast imaging
  • Infinity2-1RM CCD camera
  • Olympus BX60 Microscope, Trinocular Brightfield / Fluorescence w/ 4 Position FL Cube Turret
  • Mahr digital ETV measurement (up to 150 mm diameter)
  • sprectrophotometer
  • phase retardation measurement (+/- 1 degree) equipment


ULO Optics is an ISO certified company and quality is at the heart of everything we do.  With a host of industrial affiliations you can rely on ULO to deliver.


    Diversification into 1 micron optics

    ULO Collaborate on the LaserSnake2 project, developing laser cutting optics for safe, remote cutting in air and in water, focused on nuclear decommissioning.