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Gooch & Housego PLC

Gooch & Housego PLC is a high tech engineering business based in Ilminster Somerset, UK, with manufacturing plants in the USA and Europe. A global leader in the field of photonics, G&H advanced systems, components and instrumentation are used, often in testing or rugged environments, in applications in the aerospace & defenseIndustriallife Sciences and scientific research sectors.

G&H’s expertise covers research, design, engineering and through manufacturing and after sales service. Across ten sites G&H make photonic assemblies, systems and components based upon the following key enabling technologies:

Acousto-Optics: Beam deflectors, frequency shifters, mode lockers, modulators (including fiber-coupled), pulse pickers and cavity dumpers, Q-switches, tunable filters.

Electro-Optics: From G&H grown crystals: Lithium niobate Q-switches, Pockels cells – BBO, CdTe, KD*P, large aperture.

Fiber Optics: Active and passive: amplifiers, assemblies, DFB and DBR Lasers, DFB laser drivers, fused components, high speed, detectors, single mode pump lasers, multi-mode pump lasers.

Precision Optics: Beam splitters, corner cubes, domes, flats, infrared optics, lenses – aspheric / spherical, cylindrical, diffractive, lens modules, mirrors – aspheric /spherical, flat, synchrotron, opto-mechanical, prisms, ring laser gyro frames and substrates, synchrotron substrates and mirrors, waveplates, windows

RF Electronics: RF drivers for acousto-optic and electro-optic devices.

Instrumentation: Colorimeters / photometers, detector standards, imaging photometers, integrating spheres, precision constant current sources, radiometer / photometers, reflectance standards, spectral Imaging and synthesis, spectral irradiance and illuminance standards, spectral radiance and luminance standards, spectroradiometers.

Corporate Headquarters:
Gooch & Housego PLC
Dowlish Ford
Ilminster
TA19 0PF
United Kingdom

Telephone +44 1460 256440
Email info@goochandhousego.com
Website goochandhousego.com