Applications & Miscellaneous

A large fraction of our glass micromachining and commercial offering is associated with the field of microfluidics, but we also fabricate a wide array of glass-based devices designed for other fields.  Our fused silica flexures are used in the aerospace, inertial guidance and telecommunication area. Our ion trap platforms are used for basic research, quantum simulations, and projected to find their way into quantum computers.  As for our microfluidic devices, while most of them are directed to applications concerned with biology, chemistry, or medicine, some are also used in the physical sciences for heat management and energy generation.

Translume is ITAR registered
Translume is ITAR registered Translume is ITAR certified. What is ITAR? Well, this acronym stands for International Traffic in Arms Regulations.
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Army SBIR Achievement Awards
On April 26th, 2012, the Army SBIR Program held the 2012 Achievement Awards Ceremony. The Ceremony was hosted by Dr.…
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Glass impurities and Oceanography
Glass impurities and Oceanography We were recently asked by an oceanographer at the ASLO conference  if our microfluidic chips can be used in the…
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SpaceX CRS-6 Resupply Mission Brings Translume Equipment to ISS
Following a weather scrub on Monday, April 13th, 2015, SpaceX successfully launched its seventh Dragon Resupply Mission with the cargo…
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