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REO Short Course in Optics Manufacturing

21 November 2014 Back

Quantel USA to help coordinate an optics tutorial for the Bozeman (MT) Commmunity on Dec. 9th.

Trey Turner, Chief Technology Officer and Dr. Sam Richman, Senior R&D Engineer

Research Electro-Optics, Inc.

Tuesday, December 9
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Holiday Inn Express
2305 Catron Street, Bozeman

Cost: $10 (Includes materials, light morning refreshments and a catered lunch)

As part of our ongoing work supporting southwestern Montana's high-tech industry and the members of the Montana Photonics Industry Alliance, Prospera is pleased to support this training brought to you by the experts at REO. A special thank you to Jason Yager of Quantel USA for bringing this opportunity to our attention!

Engineers and technical supply chain professionals who execute optical designs, create drawings and source optics.

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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