The Lumenarium: The official blog of Lumetrics, Inc.

Women in Optics: Mary Banning Friedlander developed multi-layer low reflecting coatings

Posted March 03, 2016 by Kristin

Rochester, New York is not just the “birthplace” of the thriving optics industry as we know it today, it’s also where the inclusion of women in STEM fields got its start. In 1941, Mary Banning Friedlander (FKA Mary Margaret Banning), a Physics Ph. D. from Johns-Hopkins University began her short but wildly successful career in optics and went on to develop multi-layer low reflecting coatings.

filed under: institute of optics, mary banning friedlander, measure thin films, multi layer coatings, multi layer films, multi layer low reflecting coatings, multi layer thickness measurement, optical coatings, Rochester NY, University of Rochester

Integrated Photonics Institute will be Headquartered in Rochester, NY

Posted July 22, 2015 by Kristin

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):

filed under: innovation, Integrated Photonics Institute In Manufacturing In, manufacturing, new york photonics, Optics & Photonics News, Photonics, Photonics, Rochester NY

Lumetrics, Inc. Earns Trademark Approval

Posted July 14, 2011 by Kristin

Rochester, NY- July 14, 2011- Lumetrics, Inc., a leading manufacturer of world-class measurement technology, has reached a new milestone.  After nearly a year, Lumetrics, Inc. has received trademark approval for their name which was first used in commerce in July of 2003 for “optical devices, namely, fiber-optic measurement instruments, high precision thickness measuring and gauging instruments, film measuring instruments, dimensional measuring instruments, and optical comparator instruments, all for scientific use in class 9(U.S. CLS, 21, 23, 26, 36, and 38)”.  Additionally in October of 2005, the Lumetrics’ now trademarked name was used for other optical instruments “for measuring the dimensions of components of the human body for medical use”.

filed under: Lumetrics, Lumetrics Inc., optical interferometry, Photonics, Registered Trademark, Rochester NY, Thickness Measurement, Trademark Approval

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

Posted April 12, 2011 by Kristin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

filed under: Catheter Measurement, Dimensional Measurement, FDA, Lumetrics, Lumetrics Inc., Lumetrics University, Medical Device, medical device inspection, Optical Interferometry, Optics & Photonics News, Rochester NY, Thickness Measurement

Lumetrics University™ Lunch & Learn Program

Posted March 02, 2011 by Kristin

 

filed under: Lumetrics University, medical device inspection, Optics, Optics & Photonics News, Rochester NY, Thickness Measurement

Sen. Gillibrand announces funding for New York's manufacturers - Fairport, NY - Fairport-E.Rochester Post

Posted February 16, 2011 by Kristin

 

filed under: High-Tech Rochester, manufacturing, Optics & Photonics News, Rochester NY, Senator Gillibrand, Technology Funding, University of Rochester

Breaking News: Lumetrics to Showcase Phase I Development of its Fundus Camera at Upcoming Optical Society of America Frontiers in Optics Tradeshow

Posted October 14, 2010 by Kristin

ROCHESTER, N.Y., October 14, 2010 — Lumetrics, a leading manufacturer of world-class precision thickness measurement technology, will showcase its continued development of the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) funded Fundus Camera at the Optical Society of America Frontiers in Optics 2010 tradeshow at the Rochester Riverside Convention Center on October 24 to 28.

filed under: 13WHAM, Democrat & Chronicle, Engineering, Frontiers in Optics, Fundus Camera, Inc., Lumetrics, optical interferometry, Optical Interferometry, Optical Society of America, Optics & Photonics News, OptiGauge, Photonics, Rochester NY, Thickness Measurement, WHEC-TV, WROC TV 8, WUHF Fox, YNN Rochester

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