Workshop: Short Course on Optics Manufacturing, 12/9/2014

Are you an engineer or technical supply chain professional who executes optical designs, create drawings and source optics? Then you don’t want to miss this program:

Short Course on Optics Manufacturing
hosted by Research Electro-Optics, Inc.
Trey Turner, Chief Technology Officer
Dr. Sam Richman, Senior R&D Engineer

Tuesday, December 9, 2014
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Holiday Inn Express
2305 Catron Street, Bozeman

Cost: $10
Includes materials, light breakfast and catered lunch

 Registration required by Friday, December 5.

>> Click here to register


REO’s training objective is to enable cost-effective and manufacturable specification of optics through an understanding of manufacturing processes, typical cost drivers and common pitfalls.

Topics will include:

  • Optical materials
  • Fabrication processes
  • Surface specification & measurement
  • Surface quality
  • Thin film design
  • Thin film process technologies
  • Stress in thin films
  • Laser induced damage
  • Cleaning & handling

REO designs and builds the essential optical technologies that enable high performance lasers and laser systems from the ultraviolet to the infrared. REO is based in Boulder, CO.

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