Optical Turning
Optical and Mechanical Engineering

II-VI A&D's team of experienced engineers work collaboratively with your team to design, intricate, highly producible systems. We specialize in designing complex systems that are precisely matched with our manufacturing and assembly capabilities to deliver high yields and predictable, optimized results. Our expert design and engineering teams have created extensive optical and mechanical solutions for decades.

Optical Engineering & Design

A host of physical and environmental effects must be weighed and analyzed before a design can begin production. Therefore, we specialize in recognizing the available product requirements and quickly determining the most highly producible optical system available.

As a premier optical solutions provider, we work integrally with each customer's team to meet or exceed all product requirements in a timely, cost-effective manner.

Our design and engineering expertise includes:

  • Custom Lens Design
  • Illumination Optics
  • Telescope Design
  • Laser-Based Systems
  • IR and Visible Imaging Systems
  • Optical Communication Systems
  • Photonic Applications
  • Custom Metrology Solutions
  • Spectral Detection Systems

Mechanical Engineering & Design

A product's mechanical design must accommodate the physical and environmental constraints of the system's requirements while also taking into consideration all manufacturing processes, interface issues, testing requirements, ergonomics, reliability, safety, and cost.

At II-VI Aerospace & Defense, we have developed unique optical mounting techniques that allow for complete athermal performance under the harshest conditions. Our design process incorporates state-of-the-art 3D CAD tools that support complex, static, and dynamic analyses-all helping to ensure product design safety margins.

With II-VI Aerospace & Defense’ proven record, you can always rely on us to meet end-item specifications and deliver quality products at production-level pricing.

Our design and engineering expertise includes:

  • Custom Mechanical Design
  • Mechanisms Design
  • Extreme Lightweighting
  • Precision Mirror Design
  • High Reliability/Service Life
  • Passively Athermal Designs
  • Industrial Designs
  • Configuration Management