Advanced Energy

Advanced Energy

LumaSense Technologies, Inc., an Advanced Energy Company, provides temperature and gas sensing solutions that optimize the performance of equipment, environments and organizations. We are a trusted partner to both end-user and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), drawing on our proven technologies and deep industry expertise to develop state-of-the-art infrared and fiber optic temperature sensors, radiometric thermal imagers and gas analyzers. With offices in Asia, Europe and the Americas, LumaSense is ideally positioned to serve the needs of the energy, industrial and advanced technology markets worldwide.

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888 East Tasman Drive, Suite 100 , Milpitas , California 95035 USA
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Industry Type:
Monitoring and Testing
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)
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LumaSense Technologies, an Advanced Energy company, was founded in 2005 as one of the world’s most trusted providers of innovative temperature and gas sensing solutions for the Global Energy, Advanced Technologies, and Industrial Materials markets.

Our 60-year history of creating efficiencies through light-based measurement and an unrivaled passion for excellence is why we have become one of the world’s most trusted sensing solution providers.

In addition to expecting and receiving the highest quality products, our customers turn to us because they know our commitment to their success comes first. With expert application understanding and a growing portfolio of products, LumaSense can combine several technologies together into novel solutions even for the most complex environments.

LumaSense was acquired by Advanced Energy in September 2018.

The following principles represent what we stand for at LumaSense and  apply to all interactions with customers, partners, and each other.

  • Trust and Integrity
    We operate ethically, in the spirit of fairness and by assuming the sincere motivations of others. We tell the truth, even if it is bad news, so together we can solve problems and achieve our collective goals.
  • Communication
    We support open, honest, continuous and transparent communications. We strive to be responsive, accountable and to act in the company's best interest.
  • Global Teamwork
    The only way we realize the company's vision and embody the company's mission is to work together cooperatively with our global teams, giving rather than taking credit and taking calculated risks in order to get results.
  • Respect
    With mutual respect, we welcome healthy discussion and disagreement. We assume colleague competence and good intentions, which allows us to accept  each other and work effectively together.
  • Passion
    By caring about what we do, we generate enthusiasm for our  work and our goals; ultimately driving our culture of cohesiveness and productivity.

Advanced Energy shapes and transforms how power is used, delivered, and managed.

We are a global leader in the design and manufacturing of highly engineered, precision power conversion, measurement and control solutions for mission-critical applications and processes. Our power solutions enable innovation in complex applications for various industries that include semiconductor equipment, industrial, manufacturing, telecommunications, data center computing, and healthcare.

With engineering know-how and responsive global service and support, we build collaborative partnerships to meet technology advances, propel your growth, and innovate the future of power.

Our Mission

Enable customer innovation by delivering highly-engineered, application-critical, precision power solutions.

Our Vision

Drive sustainable growth as the recognized world leader and trusted partner in precision power technology and applications.

Our Strategy

Drive growth through products and services that are needed for critical power applications in diverse markets and that are differentiated through superior capabilities and economic value.

Implement a lean and agile business model that generates free cash flow allowing for continuing growth through internal and external additions of profit generating technologies, products, and services.

Our mission, vision, and strategy address the “what” and “how” of our business, but our core values capture the “why.'


We win together and rely on our most valuable asset, talented and passionate people, to be continuously recognized as an industry world leader.


Honesty and ethics guide our actions. We lead with integrity in everything we do.


We advance technology and are driven by creative thinking


We anticipate market needs, stay one step ahead, and exceed customer expectations.


We create exceptional value for our stakeholders.

Our business is power, but our main differentiator is our people. Working at Advanced Energy means more than cultivating job skills. Join a culture where you’re valued, challenged, and rewarded.