Our brand Optek Technology designs and manufactures innovative optoelectronic solutions for sensing and illumination applications in the industrial, medical, aerospace/defence, and transportation markets.

We specialise in developing highly reliable custom optical sensors and assemblies designed to meet critical customer-specific applications. Equipped to meet the needs of our worldwide customers, we offer standard and custom optoelectronic sensors and switches, magnetic hall-effect and high-reliability sensors, fiber optic components, and VCSELs.

With over 40 years of mounting, bonding, and packaging experience, our engineering teams have the skills and expertise to deliver optoelectronic solutions for the most demanding environments. 

Our capabilities also include the design and manufacturing of standard and application-specific lighting components and assemblies for applications in signage, channel lettering, backlighting, outdoor media, architectural lighting, specialty task lighting, high brightness indicators/illuminators, color on demand, entertainment, automotive exterior and interior lighting, and high-reliability applications.

OPTEK products are in applications that are a part of your everyday life. We can be found in automobiles, office equipment, vending machines, banks, hospitals, home security, architectural lighting, industrial plants, military and aerospace applications, and even at sports games or concerts.

 

Application Notes

A Comparison of Plastic vs Metal Packaging for Infrared Sensors and Emitters
Application Circuits for the Phototransistor Switch
Basic Steps_Connecting and Using Infrared Optoelectronics
Characteristics of the OPB720 Reflective Switch
Converting Radiant Intensity in Units of mWcm2 to mWsr
Designing a Wide Gap Optical Switch Using an OP293.OP298 LED and OP593.OP598 Phototransistor
Designing Encoder Elements for Two Channel Optical Interrupters
Dual Photologic
Fiber Optic LED Driver for TTL Links UP to 155 Mbps
Fluid & Bubble Sensing - OPB350
Gallium Aluminum Arsenide - a new generation of infrared LEDs superior to gallium arsenide
Hall Effect Liquid Level Sensing
Interfacing Sensors with a Microprocessor
Laser Safety Bulletin - OPV Series, VCSEL
Linear and Rotary Encoders are Evolving to Meet Demands
LP Gas Low Fuel Warning Sensor
Maximizing Power Output Using the OP232W
Motion Sensing with Optical Interrupters
OPF5020 Reliability Data
Optek Optimal Series Thermal Resistance
Photologic
Recommendations for Soldering T-1 Plastic Encapsulated Discrete Components
Reflective Assemblies
ReflectiveAssemblies - Design Considerations for Single-sided Sensing Applications
Slotted and Reflective Switches
SMCC Microelectronic History and Handling Considerations
Soldering to Semiconductor Leads - A Supplement to Manufacturer's Specifications
Surface Mount Chip Carriers - Hybrids
The Successful Design Engineer Has a Clear Understanding of the Thermal Impedance of the Optical Semiconductor
Thermal Behavior of GaAs LEDs
Thermal Management of Visible LEDs
Thermal Transient Testing of LEDs
TTL Interface Circuit for Optoelectronic Devices
Two Channel Optical Interrupters May Be Used for Determining Direction of Rotation, Speed, and the Location of a Shaft
Understanding Infrared Diode Power Ratings
Understanding VCSELs and LEDs in Sensing Applications
Delivery Optic Sensor for Vend Validation
Door Safety Sensor Application
Fluid Sensor for Hemodialysis Equipment
Hall Sensor for High Reliability Brushless DC Motors
Hall-Effect Actuation Systems for Aerospace Applications
High Speed Mail Sorter
High Speed Sortation System
Long Range Optical Switch for Conveyor Systems
Optical Metering in Medical Infusion Pumps
Security Camera Night Vision
Sensors for Automated Teller Machines
Sensors for Check Scanners
Sensors for Electric Power Meter
Smart Power Meters
VLED Assemblies for Backlit Electrical Signs

Articles

A Brighter Future - A Brief Look at the Promising Role of LED Lighting
Auto Calibration of Optoelectronics - Manufacturing Variations, Temp Changes, and LED Degradation Cause Unreliability and Low Life Expectancy
Backlighting in Large Area Applications - The Implementation of LEDs beyond Cell Phones and Laptops
Basic Thermal Management in VLED Applications
LED Assemblies for Illumination in Industrial Environments
LED Technology - Making the Transition from Incandescent Bulbs and Fluorescent Fixtures
LEDs and Heat - Managed or Micromanaged
Position Sensing Technologies in Automotive Applications
Solid State Lighting - How Efficient is Your Design
Solid-State Lighting
Thermal Management Basics and Its Importance for LED Luminaire Performance and Cost
Thermal Management Considerations for Visible LEDs in General Illumination and Signage Applications
Transitioning to Solid-State Lighting - A Focus on Solutions

Brochures

CubeSat flyer
High Reliability Brochure
TT Electronics Sensors and Specialist Components Catalog

Certificates and Policies

Conflict Minerals Policy
Conflict Minerals Reporting Template - CMRT
Corporate and Social Responsibilities - Supplier Expectations
Declaration of DRC Metal Mineral Conflict-Free Material
Lead Free and RoHs Compliance
QA ISO9001:2008
QA TS16949:2009
Quality Manual
REACH-OPTEK
Supplier Quality Manual
TT US Purchasing Goods Terms and Conditions
TT US Purchasing Services Terms and Conditions

Reliability Data

1.25 Gbps, 850 nm VCSEL Transmitters
2.5 Gbps, 850 nm VCSEL Transmitters

 

Americas

West Coast

Regional Sales Manager Charlie Fixa Charlie.fixa@ttelectronics.com  
Field Applications Engineer

Sergey Komarov

sergey.komarov@ttelectronics.com

+1 (972)-323-2272

Inside Sales Representative Patty Concepcion Patty.concepcion@ttelectronics.com +1.972.323.7013

 

Midwest

Regional Sales Manager Jason Ramos Jason.ramos@ttelectronics.com +1.469.438.8431
Field Application Engineer Sergey Komarov sergey.komarov@ttelectronics.com +1 (972)-323-2272
Field Application Engineer Tom Sward

Tom.sward@ttelectronics.com

+1.972.323.2313
Inside Sales Representative Karen Bland Karen.bland@ttelectronics.com +1.972.323.2306

 

Central

Regional Sales Manager Gregg Neidlinger Gregg.neidlinger@ttelectronics.com  
Field Application Engineer Tom Sward Tom.sward@ttelectronics.com +1.972.323.2313
Inside Sales Representative Connie Greenfield Connie.greenfield@ttelectronics.com +1.972.323.2464

 

East Coast

Field Application Engineer Walter Brooks walter.brooks@ttelectronics.com +1.972.323.2316
Inside Sales Representative Tony Christian Tony.christian@ttelectronics.com +1.972.323.2370
Regional Sales Manager Jeff Drecnik Jeff.drecnik@ttelectronics.com  +1412 616-2747

 

 

Asia and Pacific

North China

Sales Manager Jerry Yao Jerry.yao@ttelectronics.com +86.139.1155.0467
Field Application Engineer Bo Li Bo.li@ttelectronics.com +86.186.1113.0955
Internal Sales Representative Ada Chan ada.chan@ttelectronics.com +852 9025 8180
Field Applications Engineer Michael Lv michael.lv@ttelectronics.com  

 

South China

Sales Manager Barry Kwok Barry.kwok@ttelectronics.com +85.291905684
Field Application Engineer Lu Ming Ming.lu@ttelectronics.com +86.15813835851
Internal Sales Representative Ada Chan ada.chan@ttelectronics.com +852 9025 8180
Field Applications Engineer Michael Lv michael.lv@ttelectronics.com  

 

India

Regional Sales Manager Praveen Kumar Praveen.kumar@ttelectronics.com +91 98409 60859
Field Application Engineer – EPS Specialist Seshadri Balasubramaniam Seshadri.balasubramaniam@ttelectronics.com  
Field Application Engineer Ivan Yen Ivan.yen@ttelectronics.com +88.691.937.6371
Inside Sales Specialist Noraini Ahmad Noraini.ahmad@ttelectronics.com  

 

Taiwan

Sales Manager Brent Tou Brent.tou@ttelectronics.com  
Field Application Engineer Ivan Yen Ivan.yen@ttelectronics.com  
Internal Sales Representative Ada Chan ada.chan@ttelectronics.com +852 9025 8180

 

North Asia

Regional Sales Manager Alan Lam Alan.lam@ttelectronics.com  
Sales Manager Brent Tou Brent.tou@ttelectronics.com  
Field Application Engineer Ivan Yen ivan.yen@ttelectronics.com +88.6919376371
Internal Sales Representative Ada Chan ada.chan@ttelectronics.com +852 9025 8180

 

South Asia

Regional Sales Manager Kuek Joo Wee Joowee.kuek@ttelectronics.com  
Field Application Engineer Ivan Yen Ivan.yen@ttelectronics.com  
Inside Sales Specialist Noraini Ahmad Noraini.ahmad@ttelectronics.com  

 

 

 

Europe, Middle East, and Africa

Benelux / France / Iberia

Regional Sales Manager Stephane Quetglas Stephane.quetglas@ttelectronics.com +33.145.123.889
Field Application Engineer Nicola Cosmar Nicola.cosmar@ttelectronics.com +39.346.111.2198
Internal Sales Administrator Joanna Wasik joanna.wasik@ttelectronics.com +44.0.114.244.2521
Inside Sales Representative Joanna Wasik Joanna.wasik@ttelectronics.com +44.0.114.244.2521

 

Dach (Germany, Austria, Switzerland)

Regional Sales Manager Gerhard Bertsch Gerhard.bertsch@ttelectronics.com +49.0.152.5674.7084
Field Application Engineer Mario Garsi Mario.garsi@ttelectronics.com +39.349.083.9659
Internal Sales Administrator Joanna Wasik joanna.wasik@ttelectronics.com +44.0.114.244.2521
Inside Sales Representative Joanna Wasik Joanna.wasik@ttelectronics.com +44.0.114.244.2521

 

Eastern Europe

Regional Sales Manager Wladislaw Fefelow Wladislaw.fefelow@ttelectronics.com +49.0.152.5674.7094
Field Application Engineer Nicola Cosmar Nicola.cosmar@ttelectronics.com +39.346.111.2198
Internal Sales Administrator Joanna Wasik joanna.wasik@ttelectronics.com +44.0.114.244.2521
Inside Sales Representative Joanna Wasik Joanna.wasik@ttelectronics.com +44.0.114.244.2521

 

Italy

Regional Sales Manager Massimo Pofi Massimo.pofi@ttelectronics.com +39.345.685.7243
Field Application Engineer Nicola Cosmar Nicola.cosmar@ttelectronics.com +39.346.111.2198
Internal Sales Administrator Joanna Wasik joanna.wasik@ttelectronics.com +44.0.114.244.2521
Inside Sales Representative Joanna Wasik Joanna.wasik@ttelectronics.com +44.0.114.244.2521

 

Nordic

Regional Sales Manager Simon Webb Simon.webb@ttelectronics.com +44.0.779.429.2276
Field Application Engineer Mario Garsi Mario.garsi@ttelectronics.com +39.349.083.9659
Internal Sales Administrator Joanna Wasik joanna.wasik@ttelectronics.com +44.0.114.244.2521
Inside Sales Representative Joanna Wasik Joanna.wasik@ttelectronics.com +44.0.114.244.2521

 

United Kingdom

Regional Sales Manager Paul Briggs Paul.briggs@ttelectronics.com +44.0.789.621.3926
Field Application Engineer Mario Garsi Mario.garsi@ttelectronics.com +39.349.083.9659
Internal Sales Administrator Joanna Wasik joanna.wasik@ttelectronics.com +44.0.114.244.2521
Inside Sales Representative Joanna Wasik Joanna.wasik@ttelectronics.com +44.0.114.244.2521

 

 

Americas

 

North America

Allied Electronicswww.alliedelec.com
7151 Jack Newell Blvd. S., Fort Worth, TX 76118, USA
817.595.8558

 

Astron Electronicswww.astron1.com
sales@astron1.com
5406 Bolsa Ave., Huntington Beach, CA 92649, USA
714.891.8971

 

Coakley, Boyd, & Abbett (CBA)www.cbane.com
60 Worcester Road, Framingham, MA 01702-5361, USA
508.820.0800

 

Conley & Associates, Inc.www.conleyrep.com
info@conleyrep.com
475 Central Ave., Ste 00-F, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, USA
727.822.3792

 

Electric Component Saleswww.ecs-sales.com
info@ecs-sales.com
6474 City West Parkway, Eden Prairie, MN 55344, USA
952.946.9510

 

Falcon Electronicswww.falconelec.com
sales@falconelec.com
47 Mall Drive, Ste. 5, Commack, NY 11725, USA
800.444.4744

 

Hughes-Peterswww.hughespeters.com
888.264.6535

 

Marsh Electronicswww.marshelectronics.com
solutions@marshelectronics.com

 

R.O. Whitesellwww.whitesell.com
317-564-8008

 

Sager Electronicswww.sager.com
1-800-724-3780

 

Tech-Mark Saleswww.tech-marksales.com
sales@tech-marksales.com
118 Vintage Park Blvd., Suite W-431, Houston, TX, USA 77070
979.450.7152

 

WPG Americaswww.wpgamericas.com
http://www.wpgamericas.com/contact-us/

 

X Tronicswww.xtronics.ca
sales@xtronics.ca
400 Creditstone Rd., Unit #3, Concord, Ontario, Canada L4K 3Z3
905.660.0555

 

Global

Arrow Electronicswww.arrow.com
www.websupport@arrow.com

  

Digi-Key Electronicswww.digikey.com
sales@digikey.com
1.800.344.4539

 

Future Electronicswww.futureelectronics.com
514.694.7710

  

Newark element 14www.newark.com
customerservice@newark.com
1.800.463.9275

 

Mouser Electronicswww.mouser.com/optek/
sales@mouser.com
800.346.6873

 

TTI Electronicswww.ttiinc.com
sales@ttiinc.com

 

 

Asia and Pacific

China

Chinamax Technologies Ltd.www.chinamax.com.hk
dicky@chinamax.com.hk
+86.755.88312610

 

Seamax Engineeringwww.seamax.com.sg
xuqian@seamax.com.sg
Room 208, No. 368, Tongyuan Rd., Daseng Business Bldg., Suzhou SIP Park, 215021 Jiangsu Province, China
+86.512.6750.1076

 

SEKORMwww.sekorm.com
Sean_shen@sekorm.com
23F, Bldg. 3A, 1st Phase, Tianan Cloud Park, No. 2018, Xuegang Rc., Longgang District, Shenzhen 518129, P.R. China
400.887.3266

 

Serial Microelectronicswww.serialsystem.com
Sunny.fan@serialsystem.com / Jackie.li@serialsystem.com

 

Shenzhen Deruitai Electronicswww.deruitai.com
kk.yuan@deruitai.com
Rm. 1412-1413, Bldg A, Tianan Cyber Times Tower, Chegongmiao, Futian, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
0755.8376.9236

 

WPI/Gwww.wpgholdings.com/wpig
Contact – www.wpgholdings.com/wpig/branches

 

India

Dragon Technology Distributionwww.dragonipt.com
Tushar.phadke@dragonipt.com
No. 744, 10th Main, 10th Cross, Indira Nagar, 2nd Stage, Bangalore 560038 India
91.80.25203449 / 25203450

 

Seamax Engineeringwww.seamax.com.sg
siddharth@seamax.com.sg
#205, Asset Serene Chambenahallivillage, Sajapura Hobli, Aneka Taluk, Bangalore, India
080.41320893

 

SM Electronics Technologieswww.smetgroup.com
sales@mysminida.com
#1790, 5th Main, 9th Cross, RPC Layout, Vijayanagar 2nd Stage, Bangalore, India 560040
+91.80.23301030

 

Japan

Sakae Electronicswww.sakae-denshi.com
m-ookubo@sakae-denshi.com
2-9-10 Sotokanda, Chiiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 101 0021 Japan
81.3.6385.7243

 

Korea

MS Internationalwww.msinter.co.kr
12F, Haechun Bldg, Yucksam-Dong, 354 Kangnam-Daero, Kangnam-Ku, Seoul, 6242 Korea
82.10.4195.2096

 

Yong Jun Electronic Co.www.yongjun.co.kr
Yc97@yongjun.co.kr
+81.2.536.5121

 

Malaysia

Seamax Engineeringwww.seamax.com.sg
Alvin@seamax.com.sg
No. 1 Jalan Batu Uban #1C-18-01, 11700 Penang, Malaysia
604.6591828

 

Russia

Fifth Elementwww.fivel.ru
Gromova Street 4, Office 331, Saint-Petersburg, 195196, Russia
7.812.385.7647

Eltech, Ltd - www.eltech.spb.ru
info@eltech.spb.ru
3A, pl. Konstitutsii, Saint-Petersburg, 196247, Russia
7.812.385.7647

 

Singapore

Seamax Engineeringwww.seamax.com.sg
Eddie@seamax.com.sg
61, Kaki Bukit Ave. 1, Shun Li Industrial Park #04-38, Singapore 417943
65.6547.1828 ext. 117

 

SM Electronics Technologieswww.smetgroup.com
gstec@cyberway.com.sg
Block 5012 Ang Mo Kio, Ave. 5, #05-05, Techplace II, Singapore 569876
+65.64832920

 

Taiwan

Sea Union Engineering Enterpriseswww.seaunionweb.com.tw
evelyn@seaunionweb.com.tw
9F-1, No. 19-3 San-Chung Road, Nankang Software Park, Taipei 115, Taiwan
886.2.2655.3989

 

WPI/Gwww.wpgholdings.com/wpig
Contact – www.wpgholdings.com/wpig/branches

 

Global

Arrow Electronicswww.arrow.com
www.websupport@arrow.com
https://www.arrow.com/en/support/contact-support/contact-arrow

 

Digi-Key Electronicswww.digikey.com
sales@digikey.com
1.800.344.4539

 

Element 14cn.element14.com
800.820.5279 / 400.820.5857

 

Future Electronicswww.futureelectronics.com
65.6808.3888

 

Maxmega Electronicswww.maxmega.com
maxsales@maxmega.com

 

Mouser Electronicswww.mouser.com/optek/
sales@mouser.com
800.346.6873

 

TTI Electronicswww.ttiasia.com
sales@ttiinc.com

 

 

Europe, Middle East, and Africa

France

Eurocomposant www.eurocomposant.fr
contact@eurocomposant.fr
1 Rue René Caudron, Voisins le Bretonneux, 78960 France
33.0.1.30.64.95.15

 

Germany

Neumueller Elektronik www.neumueller.com
info@neumueller.com
Gewerbegebiet Ost 7, 91085 Weisendorf, Germany
49.9135.73.666.0

 

Israel

El-Gev Electronicswww.elgev.co.il
yoely@elgev.co.il
Bareket Bldg, PO Box 162, Air-port City, 70100, Israel
972.3.972.0666

 

Italy

Kevin Schurterwww.kevin.it
info@kevin.it
Viale delle Industrie, 20, 20020 Arese MI, Italia
39.02.3046.5311

 

Netherlands

Nijkerk Electronicswww.nijkerk-ne.com
Steven.serluppens@nijkerk.be / Vincent.bekhuis@nijkerk.nl

 

Spain

Matrix Electronics www.matrix.es
Alejandro Sànchez 109, Madrid 28019, Spain
34.91.5602737

 

Sweden

Martinsson Elektronikwww.martinsson.se
Per.ekelund@martinsson.se
Instrumentvaegen 16, Box 9060, 12609 Haegersten, Stockholm, 12609 Sweden
46.8.744.0300

 

Switzerland

Swissdiswww.swissdis.ch
info@swissdis.com
Grasweg 7, Schwarzhaeusern CH-4911, Switzerland
41.62919.4400

 

Russia

Fifth Elementwww.fivel.ru
Gromova Street 4, Office 331, Saint-Petersburg, 195196, Russia
7.812.385.7647

 

TURKEY

ROM Elektronik - www.romelektronik.com
info@romelektronik.com
Esatpaşa Mh. Kalebaşı Sokak No:20 34704 Ataşehir İstanbul
+90.216.492.83.74

 

United Kingdom

Charcroft Electronicswww.charcroft.com

sales@charcroft.com
Dol-y-Coed, Llanwrtyd Wells, Powys, LD5 4TH, United Kingdom
44.0.1591.610408

 

Global

Arrow Electronicswww.arrow.com
www.websupport@arrow.com
https://www.arrow.com/en/support/contact-support/contact-arrow

  

Digi-Key Electronicswww.digikey.com
sales@digikey.com
1.800.344.4539

  

Farnell element 14www.farnell.com
sales@farnell.com
03447.11.11.13

  

Future Electronicswww.futureelectronics.com
44.1784.275000

  

Mouser Electronicswww.mouser.com/optek/
sales@mouser.com
800.346.6873

 

TTI Electronicswww.ttieurope.com
sales@ttiinc.com

 

Optek Technology
1645 Wallace Drive, Suite 130
Carrollton, TX USA 75006

Tel: 972-323-2200
sensors@ttelectronics.com