Company Profile

OVER 25-YEAR EXPERIENCE OF HIGH PRECISION OPTICS IN SPACE

Media Lario is a dynamic and innovative technology-driven company supplying high specification optical components and optical systems including the patented Repliformed Optics™ process suitable for high volume applications.

We work with leading industrial and Agency partners including Agenzia Spaziale Italiana (ASI), the European Space Agency (ESA) and NASA.

For more than a quarter century, Media Lario has been providing the technology to take some of the most significant and beautiful Images of the Universe ever seen. This work has contributed greatly to scientific research and understanding of the world in which we live.

Media Lario optics have been utilized in space borne programs since company founding for large scale missions like Beppo-SAX, XMM-Newton, SWIFT, ROSETTA, eROSITA, CHEOPS, METOP.

Ongoing programs include ATHENA, Einstein Probe, ASTHROS, FLEX, PLATO, ARIEL.

Location

Via Pascolo 10, 23842 Bosisio Parini Lecco, Italy

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    Contact Information
    • Address

      Via Pascolo 10, 23842 Bosisio Parini Lecco, Italy

    • Manager

      Giovanni Bianucci - VP, Sales and Marketing

    • Phone number

      +39 3479734011

    • Email

      giovanni.bianucci@medialario.com

    • Website

      https://www.medialario.com/

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    REPLI-FORMED OPTICS™

    Suitable for high volume – 1-day manufacturing time for optics Scalable production – Production capacity for 100’s telescopes / month High replicability – Process uses a mould, no grinding or polishing High Precision Glass Mirrors, Lenses and Metallic Mirrors Shape accuracy ≤ 20 nm – Aspheric, off-axis, freeform designs for UV, VIS, IR Size up to 1.2 m or larger – Including Glass, Quartz, Zerodur, Alum substrates

    LASER OPTICAL COMMUNICATIONS TERMINALS OPTICS Optical assemblies for inter-satellite and ground communication Suitable for small satellite constellations. Utilizing patented high-volume, low-cost manufacturing processes

    SATELLITE OPTICAL SYSTEMS Hyperspectral EO Payload for Small Satellite – 9+ bands, 2.7 m res PAN, 5 m res RGB Custom high-performance optical systems with <1 m GSD for small satellites constellations.

    X-RAY OPTICS Optical assemblies utilizing patented electroforming technology Large range of coating materials and complex shapes High Precision Curved Mirrored Panels Laminated structures made of Ni or glass skins glued to Alum honeycomb (≤ 15 kg/m2) Shape accuracy ≤ 10 µm – Spherical, aspheric, off-axis designs. Life tested to 20 years

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    BeppoSAX; XMM Newton; SWIFT; eROSITA; ROSETTA; CHEOPS; LMT; PLATO; MetOP-SG; eXTP; ALMA;EINSTEIN PROBE; ATHENA; Cherenkeov Telescope Array