• QED Technologies

    QED Technologies provides solutions to your toughest optical polishing and measurement challenges. MRF® and SSI are enabling technologies that provide precision optics manufacturers with flexible and deterministic processes to improve surface quality and produce complex surface shapes including aspheres and free-form optics for a wide variety of applications, sizes and geometries with demanding specifications.

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  • SSI Metrology

    SSI is a powerful and flexible metrology technology. Accuracy and high resolution combined with reproducibility and reliability, result in improved productivity and greater confidence in your measurements. Measure Smarter, Measure Better.

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  • MRF Polishing

    Flexible and fast, reliable and accurate — MRF means faster cycle times, predictable schedules, and reduced manufacturing costs. Polish Smarter, Polish Better.

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Metrology: featured product

The ASI(Q):  A metrology powerhouse, optimized for stitching.

Polishing: featured product

MRF polishing systems are the industry standard for the best in optical polishing.  Find out what you can do.

World-class Customer Support

QED's team combines customer support and engineering services for the most up-to-date expertise and advice.

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QED Technologies develops MRF and SSI systems that help manufacturers like you gain greater control of your optics shop, and ultimately be more responsive to an increasingly demanding customer base. Optics shops all over the world are integrating MRF and SS systems into their processes to reduce cycle times and eliminate the variability that leads to increased costs, unpredictable schedules and late deliveries. As a result, manufacturers have realized greater profitability and improved customer satisfaction.

They have Manufacturing Confidence — confidence in the process and confidence in the result

 QED QFlex100 300 web

  • Flexible, versatile interferometry: SSI Metrology
    Measure Smarter, Measure Better.
  • Powerful precision polishing: MRF Polishing
    Polish Smarter, Polish Better
  • World-class Customer Service
    Our team of optics manufacturing experts is here to help
    you succeed.


QED Customer Support

  • QED Support
  • Learning Center
  • Resource Center

Our customer services and engineering support team are available to maximize the productivity of your people, processes, and equipment.

Over the past decade, we have built a world-class customer services and engineering support team and resource center to ensure that all customers receive a solution that meets their expectations– from our very first interaction, through the sales and installation process, and continuing over the life of the relationship. From application engineering and training, to on-line documentation and flexible service contracts, we have solutions to help you become more successful. Our goal is to help you be as effective as possible in using our products to achieve breakthrough business performance.

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QED Learning Center for QED Insiders

Registering to become a QED Insider is free and easy!

Registration provides free and instant access to the latest news, detailed technical information about our technologies, including selected articles and reprints, as well as in-depth profiles, polishing and metrology applications, videos, other downloads and our newsletter, Manufacturing Confidence.


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QED Customers have access to even more web content....

The Reference Library for QED Customers includes important information such as application notes, MSD sheets, reference guides, service bulletins, and more. Since this area is restricted to current QED customers who own our equipment, we do require registration to access this section.  Not yet registered? Simply click here and fill out the form.

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Meet the Elite100 A new kind of optics manufacturer

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The Elite100 is made up of a diverse group of optics manufacturers who share the goal of producing the best precision optics anywhere in the world. Elite100 members are setting higher standards, lowering costs and experiencing breakthroughs in business growth and customer satisfaction by integrating MRF  and SSI systems into their shops. The website, www.elite100.com has been created to provide the optics community a single resource for identifying optics manufacturers that produce superior optics using deterministic MRF  polishing and SSI  metrology testing methods.

How to Become a Member
The Elite100 membership comprises companies that use MRF polishing and/or SSI  metrology manufacturing capabilities to meet the needs of precision optics customers.
If your company uses MRF and/or SSI technology to deterministically manufacture optics and you wish to be recognized as an Elite100 member, please contact Robin Townell.

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