Press Release – Copenhagen, Denmark – July 6th, 2011

Ibsen Photonics (, a global leader in fused silica transmission gratings and spectrometer modules, today announced the launch of the I-MON 256 OEM Interrogation Monitor for Fiber Bragg Grating sensing systems at 1550 nm. The I-MON 256 OEM complements Ibsen Photonics’ extensive range of Interrogation Monitors for 850, 1310, and 1550 nm with a solution dedicated for OEM integrators.

The I-MON 256 OEM enables fast line scan rates of up to 20 kHz for a large number of FBG-sensors due to the high optical resolution and a broad wavelength coverage. Furthermore, with the direct interface to the 256 element InGaAs detector the I-MON 256 OEM offers a cost efficient solution for OEM integrators of FBG-sensing systems.

“The I-MON 256 OEM has already before our launch received strong interest from many of our FBG sensing customers so, I am convinced that this new product will cement Ibsen Photonics’ position as one of the leading Interrogation Monitor suppliers worldwide”, says Henrik Skov Andersen, CEO of Ibsen Photonics.

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For additional information

Bjarke Rose VP Spectrometers Telephone: +45 4434 7043 Email:

About Ibsen Photonics

Ibsen Photonics is a global leader in holographic, fused silica transmission gratings and spectrometer modules for a wide range of telecom, analytical, sensing, and laser markets.

Ibsen Photonics is a privately owned with FOSS A/S holding 85% of the shares and the rest owned by employees. The headquarters is in Farum, Denmark. For more information please visit