Firms And Faces

  1. Physik Instrumente USA Hires William Culpi As Engineering Chief - PI miCos USA Products

    Physik Instrumente USA extends its support for the PI miCos precision positioning product lines with William Culpi as Engineering Chief PI miCos USA Products.

  2. Gooch & Housego Announces Opening Of Sales Office In Japan

    Gooch & Housego PLC (G&H) is pleased to announce the establishment of Gooch & Housego Japan KK.  The office, managed by Masashi Wada and located in Nagoya, formally opens for business on 8th April.

  3. Precision Glass & Optics Launches New Web Site

    Precision Glass & Optics (PG&O®, global experts in optical manufacturing, glass fabrication, and precision thin film optical coatings, announces the launch of the company’s new website in conjunction with SPIE Photonics West 2013.

  4. Ocean Optics Brings In Throckmorton To Lead Global Engineering

    Ocean Optics has appointed Jeff Throckmorton, Ph.D., Vice President of Engineering to lead the development of its line of end-user and OEM optical sensing products.

  5. B&W Tek, Inc. Announces New Director Of Analytical Services And Support

    B&W Tek, Inc., an advanced instrumentation company producing optical spectroscopy and laser systems announces Dr. Katherine Bakeev as the new Director of Analytical Services and Support at their headquarters in Newark, Delaware. Dr. Bakeev will be responsible for creating and growing a services business unit focused on analytical services and technical support for B&W Tek’s molecular spectroscopy instruments.

  6. Ophir-Spiricon Honored As Utah Manufacturer Of The Year

    The Utah Manufacturers Association honored Ophir-Spiricon, global leader in precision laser measurement equipment and a Newport Corporation brand, as Utah Manufacturer of the Year.

  7. The Optical Society And The Optical Society Of Korea Name New Award In Honor Of South Korea’s Optics Trailblazer

    The Optical Society (OSA) and The Optical Society of Korea (OSK) announced today the establishment of a new award in honor of Sang Soo Lee for his pioneering role as the “Father of Optics” in South Korea.

  8. Student Organizes 5K Run To Benefit Paul Bonenfant Scholarship Campaign

    Thanks to the efforts of a 15-year-old high school student, the OSA Foundation’s Paul A. Bonenfant Memorial Scholarship fundraising campaign is even closer to its goal of $190,000 with just less than $10,000 left to fully endow the scholarship.

  9. Photon Control Named One Of British Columbia’s Top 100 Fastest Growing Companies For The 2nd Year Running

    Photon Control Inc. ("Photon Control"), a leading developer of innovative measurement technologies, is pleased to announce they have been listed on Business in Vancouver’s list of B.C’s 100 fastest growing companies for the 2nd year and has moved from the 82nd spot to 78th.

  10. Anne Matsuura Joins The Optical Society As Senior Science Advisor

    The Optical Society (OSA) announced recently that Anne Matsuura will join their staff as a senior science advisor. In this role, Matsuura will assist with scientific and technical aspects of OSA’s programs and services, strategic development of global relationships, plus serve as an international and national government policy advisor for OSA.