About us

Filar Optomaterials site

Know as Scimex that was founded in 1997 and based in Tortolì (Italy), FILAR OptoMaterials (FOM) is a company specialized in production of crystals for photonic applications.

Its expertise spans from solid-state laser components to ophthalmic optics. It has an industrial facility area of 15000 sqm with two main buildings with 2000 sqm each in which FOM has optomechanical shaping machines, crystals growth stations, vacuum coating machines and can provide customized solutions according to clients demand.

The main products are:

  • solid state laser components like rods, slabs and pixels of alexandrite, Er:YAG, Ho:YAG, Nd:YAG, etc.
  • samarium glass and ceramic laser cavities, filters and flow tubes;
  • custom laser optics like lenses, mirrors, windows, filters, polarizers, etc.
  • ophthalmic optics

The main services are:

  • optical coating (AR, HR, OC and custom)
  • refurbishing of laser crystal rods and fibre optics

The Group hold the certifications: ISO 9001-2008 and ISO 14001-2004