Fiber Defects

Bodkin Design builds custom microscope for FiberQA fiber optic inspection system

[caption id="attachment_3793" align="alignright" width="287"] Example defects identified on a fiber optic connector. Presented at IEEE AVFOP 2014 conference by Doug Wilson.[/caption] Bodkin Design & Engineering has custom-engineered an optical inspection camera for FiberQA, including design, prototype, and manufacturing of pre-production units. BD&E’s camera sub-assembly is part...

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Bodkin Design Awarded Phase 2 SBIR Contract to Demonstrate Performance and Evaluation Measurement Capabilities on a Turbojet Engine for U.S. Air Force

Bodkin Design’s Next-Generation Combustion Diagnostic System Boosts Fuel Efficiency, Pollution Reduction, and Maintenance Cost Savings in Aircraft and Automotive Engines. January 15, 2015 (Newton, Massachusetts) Bodkin Design and Engineering LLC (BD&E), is pleased to announce the award of a Phase 2 SBIR contract with the U.S....

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Bodkin Design and Engineering Announces New Line of Customizable Single Point and Differential Blackbody Systems.

Bodkin Design Develops Special Purpose Infrared Equipment for Precise Radiometric Calibration. Newton, MA (10/09/2014) BD&E’s Latest Design: Dual-temperature blackbody for two point calibration. Bodkin Design and Engineering LLC (BD&E), an electro-optic systems and solutions design-to-build firm, is pleased to announce a new line of thermo-electrically driven blackbody...

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Bodkin Design and Engineering Receives Certification of Compliance by TÜV Rheinland of North America for the manufacture of Electronic Medical Devices.

Committed to the advancement of the healthcare industry, Bodkin Design is a leading custom design-to-build solutions provider of next-generation bio-medical products. NEWTON, Mass (February 5, 2014) Bodkin Design and Engineering LLC (BD&E), is an electro-optic systems and solutions design-to-build firm that develops innovative, cost effective optical sensing products...

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Bodkin Design and Engineering Develops a New Optical Sensing Technique That Improves Diagnostic Accuracy for Dehydration in Young Children

BD&E designs sensing and optical devices for the healthcare industry Newton, MA (August 15, 2013) Capillary Refill Time Instrument from BD&E Bodkin Design and Engineering, LLC (BD&E) is an electro-optic system and solutions research and design firm serving the bio-medical and healthcare industries. Bodkin developed a beta prototype...

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Bodkin Design & Engineering, LLC announces a collaboration with Boston Children’s Hospital and CIMIT to develop a unique biomedical sensor

Newton, MASSACHUSETTS May 30, 2013 Bodkin Design & Engineering, LLC (BD&E) has undertaken an instrument development project with Dr. Vassilios Bezzerides at Boston Children's Hospital in Massachusetts. Dr. Bezzerides has invented an electronic device to measure dehydration in infants. Bodkin Design & Engineering was contracted in...

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Bodkin Design Receives SBIR Funding from NASA to Develop a Surface Temperature Mapping System for Heat Shield Testing in Ground Test Facilities

NEWTON, MASSACHUSETTS Bodkin Design & Engineering, LLC (BD&E) has been awarded a $125,000 SBIR contract by NASA to develop a surface temperature mapping system for re-entry vehicle heat shields. The unique system will provide unprecedented temperature accuracy during ground tests. Unlike simple thermal imaging, BD&E’s design...

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HEADLINE: Bodkin Design Awarded Air Force Contract to Develop a High Spatial Resolution LWIR Hyperspectral Imager To Improve Target Acquisition and Threat Assessment

Date: JANUARY 22, 2013 NEWTON, MASSACHUSETTS Bodkin Design & Engineering, LLC has been awarded a contract from the U.S. Air Force to develop a high spatial resolution hyperspectral sensor operating in the longwave infrared (LWIR) spectral band. A prototype system will be demonstrated as part of...

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Bodkin Design and Engineering Awarded SBIR Contract from the Dept. of Homeland Security to Detect Explosives and Chemicals at Airport Security Checkpoints

NEWTON, MASSACHUSETTS (September 19, 2012) Bodkin Design & Engineering, LLC (BD&E) has been awarded a Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) contract from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to develop a stand-off explosives detector based on photothermal emission. This instrument will allow detection of explosives...

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