Category: Optics & Photonics News

Integrated Photonics Institute will be Headquartered in Rochester, NY

On Wednesday, July 22 2015, Representative Louise Slaughter’s office announced that Rochester, NY won a very arduous battle to be named the headquarter for the new Integrated Photonics Institute In Manufacturing Innovation (IP-IMI).  New York Photonics published a comprehensive article (with links to other relevant articles about the project): In a hotly contested competition that… Read more »

Rochester celebrates the International Year of Light

New York Photonics blog posted a great article on the events in Rochester surrounding the International Year of Light celebration- here’s a brief overview and link to the full article written by Tom Battley. In 2014 NYPhotonics began working on (or instigating) a number of projects for the International Year of Light in Rochester. A… Read more »

Thorlabs Acquires Corning QCL and Partners with Daylight Solutions

Very cool news from the official blog of the New York Photonics organization: “Component and system provider Thorlabs has continued its expansion up the photonics value chain with the acquisition of Corning’s optoelectronics research group – including significant expertise in quantum cascade laser (QCL) development.” Read full text here.

Lumetrics®, Inc. Presents Research On Spherical Aberration Standards to Optics Community

David Compertore, scientist at Rochester-based Lumetrics Inc, presents latest findings on spherical aberration standards to the optics community at the 2013 OptiFab conference. The leading manufacturer of optical measurement and non contact thickness measurement solutions, Lumetrics®, Inc. was selected to present at the prominent 2013 OptiFab conference and exhibition. David Compertore, Lumetrics scientist, presented his… Read more »

Lumetrics, Inc. To Expand, With Move To New Facilities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Rochester, NY- April 7, 2011- Lumetrics, Inc., a leading manufacturer of world-class measurement technology, is on the move. Lumetrics is expanding its operation with a move to a new facility at Eagle’s Landing, in Henrietta, on May 15. In its eighth year of operation, Lumetrics has seen significant growth and has outgrown… Read more »

Lumetrics President, John Hart, Selected for Innovation Briefs

Lumetrics President, John Hart, was once again selected to participate in the prestigious Innovation Briefs section of the Medical Design and Manufacturing East 2011 Trade Show and Conference.  Hart will be presenting on Lumetrics’ advanced catheter measurement system.  Hart’s presentation is scheduled for 11:30 am – 11:55 am on Tuesday, June 7, 2011 in the… Read more »

Medical Design and Manufacturing East 2011

Each year, the team members of Lumetrics, Inc. participate in the Medical Design and Manufacturing East trade show and conference.  This year’s MD&M East event will be held on June 6th-9th 2011 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York, NY. Lumetrics, Inc. is also proud to announce that two of our new… Read more »

Upcoming Event: MD&M East 2011

Lumetrics, Inc. will be exhibiting at the 2011 Medical Design and Manufacturing East trade show and conference this year.   If you’d like to attend the trade show this year, please follow the link below for a complimentary admission to the event.

Lumetrics, Inc. Axial Length Patent Approved, Will Advance Patient Care in Ocular Health

Rochester, NY- February 23, 2011- Lumetrics, Inc., a leading manufacturer of world-class precision thickness measurement technology has received patent approval for their newest technology for evaluating internal structure of human eye. The United States Patent #7884946 is titled “Apparatus for Measurement of the Axial Length of an eye.” With the U.S. population of over 65… Read more »