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May 6, 2019
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April 15, 2019
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Christian Zellweger is the new Chief Technology Officer and Head of R&D at FISBA

Christian Zellweger | CTO & Head of R&D | FISBA AG
March 11, 2019
In this position, together with his team, he is responsible for decisions in the quotations, product development and technical projects fields. He structures the services required by R&D with the resources, ideas and potential and...

Jim Stathis Joins FISBA as Sales Manager

Jim Stathis | Sales Manager at FISBA LLC
January 14, 2019
Jim Stathis will manage sales for FISBA’s Optical Micro Systems, supporting FISBA’s expertise in compact laser modules, micro optics, industrial optical assemblies, FAC & SAC lenses, precision molded glass aspheres and more. Jim brings...

Michael Huber becomes General Manager at FISBA

Michael Huber | General Manager at FISBA LLC
January 8, 2019
Huber has worked for FISBA AG at its headquarters in St. Gallen, Switzerland, for 10 years. In his new position as General Manager of the FISBA subsidiary in Tucson, USA, he is responsible for the management of personnel, financial and...

Charlie Metzger Joins FISBA as Sales Manager

August 29, 2018
As of July 16, 2018, Charlie Metzger has joined FISBA’s sales team in the US as Sales Manager. Metzger will manage US sales for FISBA’s Advanced Optical Components,...

Wallace Latimer Promoted to VP of US Sales and Marketing at FISBA in the U.S.

August 9, 2018
FISBA LLC has promoted Wallace Latimer to its Vice President of US Sales and Marketing. Latimer will be responsible for FISBA LLC’s overall sales and marketing in the US, with his leadership aiming to shape the future of the company's...

Germanium Alternative Gaining Momentum for IR Optics

July 5, 2018
When it comes to designing IR imaging systems, manufacturers have traditionally worked with crystalline materials such as germanium. To make compact, lightweight systems, fabricators are driven to use aspheric surfaces, which has meant...

Customized Optical Systems and Precision Molded Optics to be Exhibited by FISBA at Farnborough International Air Show

June 26, 2018
For the first time, FISBA will be exhibiting at the Farnborough International Air Show (FIA) which takes place July 16-22 in Farnborough, United Kingdom. As a designer and manufacturer of optical components, assemblies and systems, FISBA...

Precision Optics, Including Diode Laser Collimators, Beam Shapers and Molded Optics, to be Exhibited by FISBA at Optatec

April 24, 2018
At Optatec Booth G22, FISBA will be showcasing their expertise in high precision optics with a near comprehensive look into the company’s design and product offerings. FISBA’s...

Diode Laser Collimation & Beam Shaping Optics to be Exhibited by FISBA at AKL International Laser Technology Congress

April 17, 2018
FISBA will exhibit expertise in diode laser collimation & beam shaping optics at AKL Booth 52, May 2-4, 2018 in Aachen, Germany.  FISBA designs and manufactures...

Micro Camera for Minimally Invasive Endoscopic Surgery and Diagnostics to be Exhibited by FISBA at BIOMEDevice

March 27, 2018
FISBA will exhibit the FISBA FISCam™ and microlenses at BIOMEDevice 2018, New England's largest medtech event, April 18-19, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. The FISBA FISCam™ is a...

FISBA Attending SPIE DCS to Exhibit Precision Molded Aspheres, Diffractives, and Free Form Optics

Precision Molded Optics: Aspheres, Diffractives and Free Forms available in VIS through LWIR
March 20, 2018
FISBA, a world leader in optical components and systems, will exhibit at SPIE DCS Booth 1223, April 17-19, 2018 in Orlando, Florida.  FISBA designs and manufactures custom micro optics for many...

Diode Laser Collimation & Beam Shaping Optics to be Exhibited by FISBA at LASER World of PHOTONICS CHINA

February 21, 2018
FISBA, a world leader in optical components and systems, will exhibit at LASER World of PHOTONICS CHINA Booth 4122, March 14-16, 2018 in Shanghai, China.  FISBA designs and manufactures custom micro optics for laser diodes, which include...

High Precision Optics for Life Sciences, Production Technology and Defense & Security to be exhibited by FISBA at Photonics West 2018

Optical Components for Diode Laser Collimation & Beam Shaping_Infrared Molded Optics_Precision Molded Glass
January 16, 2018
FISBA, a world leader in optical components and systems, will exhibit at SPIE Photonics West Booth 1825, January 30-February 1, 2018. FISBA designs and manufactures solutions for Life Sciences, Production Technology and Defense &...

EU Ambassador Michael Matthiessen Visits FISBA

December 18, 2017
FISBA was honored to host EU Ambassador Michael Matthiessen, President of the government of the canton St. Gallen, Fredy Fässler and members of the St. Gallen government, Benedikt Würth and Bruno Dammann, for an informational visit and...

FISBA’s US Production Facility Announces AS9100D/ISO 9001 Certification

FISBA Molded Infrared Optics and Oxide Optics
November 28, 2017
AS9100 is recognized internationally as the Quality Management System standard for companies supplying to Aviation, Space and Defense organizations. FISBA LLC’s AS9100D certification, which also includes ISO 9001:2015, covers the...

Minimally Invasive Endoscopic Camera to be Exhibited by FISBA at BIOMEDevice San Jose

fisba fiscam for endoscopy
November 21, 2017
FISBA is an established leader in the design and manufacturing of optical components and systems for the medical industry, with over 60 years of experience. For minimally invasive surgery and point-of-care diagnostics, which demand...

Customized Solutions for Minimally Invasive Medical Endoscopic Devices to be Exhibited by FISBA at Compamed

FISBA Microlenses, FISBA RGBeam and FISBA FISCam
October 24, 2017
FISBA develops and manufactures optical components and optical micro systems with innovative illumination, laser beam shaping and imaging solutions for life science applications. They are designed with the customer, developed to serial...

Advanced Optical Technologies Publishes Paper Co-Authored by FISBA's Oliver Fähnle

Advanced Optical Technologies Oliver Fahnle Technical Paper
October 9, 2017
Advanced Optical Technologies recently published a paper co-authored by FISBA’s Senior Expert Optical Fabrication Technology,...