07
NOV
2016

IRradiance Glass hosts UCF Optics Students

  Last week, IRradiance invited the Society of Optics Students (SOS) with the University of Central Florida College of Optics and Photonics/CREOL to tour the R&D and pilot manufacturing lab. Students were given the opportunity to ask in-depth scientific questions as well...
08
SEP
2016

IRG Educational Series: Optical Properties – Through the Looking-Glass

In our last post, we introduced the infrared portion of the electromagnetic spectrum and talked briefly about the imaging and healthcare applications for that part of the spectrum.
09
AUG
2016

IRG Educational Series: Infrared – The Light We Cannot See

Electromagnetic radiation is all around us. We can see part of it (known as the “visible spectrum”) as the sun shining, the green of tree leaves, or the warm yellow glow of a light bulb.  
28
JUL
2016

IRG Educational Series: Chalcogenide Glass Tutorial – Introduction

At IRradiance Glass (we pronounce it “irradiance”), our goal is to provide our customers with the best engineering and scientific knowledge about our products—information that will help inform the decisions your company needs to make to move forward with new projects.   Whether...
12
APR
2016

IRradiance Glass moves to new R&D and pilot manufacturing facility

IRradiance Glass, Inc. (IRG), a client of the UCF Business Incubator, recently moved into one of the newly renovated lab spaces at the Research Park Incubator location.  Over 1,200 square feet of offices and lab area will provide IRG the next level of facilities support for...
27
JAN
2016

The IRG team contributes to a new book on product development

A new book has been published that focuses on real-world materials manufacturing issues.  The book highlights the underlying thought and processes that contribute to the successful development of products from new types of materials–and how these materials play a key role...
20
OCT
2015
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IRG awarded PHASE I STTR project

Orlando Technology Manufacturing Company Earns Research Grant to Create Lenses for Advanced Laser Security Equipment ORLANDO, Fla. — IRradiance Glass, Inc. (IRG), an Orlando-based technology manufacturer that produces highly specialized infrared glass, was recently awarded...
05
OCT
2015

IRG supports Volunteer UCF – Knights Give Back

Jennifer McKinley, member of the UCF College of Sciences Alumni Board (and IRG’s COO), volunteered for UCF’s day of service event, Knights Give Back, on October 3, 2015. Alumni and students worked to make oyster mats to help with oyster reef restoration efforts. from...
05
OCT
2015

IRG supports Physics Exploration Day at UCF

IRG’s CEO, Dr. J. David Musgraves, spoke at the Physics Career Exploration Day on Saturday, October 3, 2015. The event was hosted by the University of Central Florida Physics Department and was geared toward high school students who want to explore careers in physics....
17
APR
2015

CHALCOGENIDE GLASS MICROPHOTONICS: STEPPING INTO THE SPOTLIGHT

The May 2015 American Ceramic Society Bulletin features the work of researchers at MIT, University of Delaware, University of Central Florida, and IRradiance Glass. This featured article discusses how the current uses of chalcogenide glass in phase change data storag...