Edmund Optics Honors Innovators in Photonics Industry By Introducing Real-life Superheroes
EO announces real-life superheros campaign, recognizing leaders in the photonics industry. EO’s website will host a “Hall of Heros” page featuring industry leaders nominated by their peers.
“All too often it is the unsung heroes of an industry who are making the critical advancements and innovations that keep the rest of us moving forward,” said Kirsten Bjork-Jones EO’s Director of Global Marketing Communications. “We want to change that in the photonics industry by bringing to light the stories of those innovators and leaders, promoting them to “Superhero”
Located on EO’s website at www.edmundoptics.com/
• Dr. Kathleen Cerqua-Richardson of Clemson University, who is advancing the science of precision glass molding as well as developing new infra-red glasses for creation of an advanced chemical sensor.
• Robert Chappell, founder and CEO of EyeTech Digital Systems, who is developing eye-tracking technology that allows individuals to fully control all the mouse actions of a computer, giving them access to the benefits of today’s information technologies.
• Dr. Douglas N. Arion of Carthage College, who plays a key role in the manufacturing and distribution of the high-quality, low-cost Galileoscope™
• Dr. Sungkyu Seo of Korea University, who plays a vital role in developing miniature, portable cytometry devices that provide quick and accurate blood analysis to identify HIV/AIDS, malaria and point-of-care testing by utilizing lab-on-a chip technology.
EO welcomes the public to visit its site at www.edmundoptics.com/
Edmund Optics (EO) is a leading producer of optics, imaging, and photonics technology for R&D, electronics, semiconductor, pharmaceutical, biomedical, and military markets around the globe. EO is the world’s largest supplier of off-the-shelf optical components. Customers can purchase items by contacting EO at 1-800-363-1992, via the catalog, or via the website at http://www.edmundoptics.com
Director Global Marketing Communications
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