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Photonics resource directory

A listing of businesses and organizations involved in photonics and optics

Industry Associations and Societies

American Institute for Manufacturing Integrated Photonics (AIM Photonics)
Federally funded consortium uniting government, industry and the academic community that seeks to advance manufacturing technology for the photonics integrated circuit industry
Michael Liehr, CEO
1 Bausch and Lomb Place
Rochester, N.Y. 14604
www.aimphotonics.com

IEEE Photonics Society, Rochester chapter
Promotes educational and technical activities that contribute to the expansion of the field of quantum optoelectronics and applications
Bruce Smith, professor
Program in Microsystems Engineering, RIT
1 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 475-7935
bwsemc@rit.edu
www.lightourfuture.org

New York Photonics / Rochester Regional Photonics Cluster
Organization that promotes the New York optics, photonics and imaging industry
Thomas Battley, executive director
1565 Jefferson Road #420
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 329-4029
www.rrpc-ny.org

SPIE
International society for optics and photonics
Eugene Arthurs, CEO
1000 20th St.
Bellingham, Wash. 98225
customerservice@spie.org
www.spie.org
(888) 504-8171
BioPhotonics

Applied Image Inc.
Designs and manufactures precision optical-imaged components and standards
Bruno Glavich, CEO
1653 E. Main St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14609
(585) 482-0300
info@appliedimage.com
www.appliedimage.com

Bausch & Lomb Inc.
Manufactures ophthalmic pharmaceuticals, contact lenses, lens care products, ophthalmic surgical devices and instruments
Ari Kellen, executive vice president / company group chairman
1400 N. Goodman St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14609
(585) 338-6000
www.bausch.com

CooperVision Inc.
Manufactures contact lenses
Jerry Warner, president, North America
209 High Point Drive, Suite 100
Victor, N.Y. 14564
(855) 526-6737
www.coopervision.com

Cutting Edge Laser Technologies
Distributes surgical and therapy lasers
Mark Mollenkopf, president
350 Turk Hill Park
Fairport, N.Y.  14450
(585) 421-8080
customerservice@celasers.com
www.celasers.com

Iuvo BioScience
Medical device and pharmaceutical testing and sterilization, contract research
Ben Burton, CEO
Mary Richardson, chief scientific officer
7500 West Henrietta Road
Rush, N.Y. 14543
(585) 533-1672
info@iuvobioscience.com
www.iuvobioscience.com

Qmetrics Technologies
Develops software for analysis of medical images
Edward Schreyer, CEO
140 Allens Creek Road
Rochester, N.Y. 14618
(585) 301-4300 x141
info@qmetricstech.com
web.qmetricstech.com

Syntec Optics
Manufactures custom polymer optics components
Al Kapoor, president
7100 Junction Road
Pavilion, N.Y. 14525
(585) 768-2513
info@syntecoptics.com
www.syntecoptics.com

Component Manufacturing

Precision Optical Transceivers
Optical systems engineering company that manufactures communications products for the networking industry
Todd Davis, CEO
13 Water St.
Brockport, N.Y. 14420
(585) 500-4090
sales@precisionot.com
www.precisionot.com

Advanced Glass Industries Inc.
Supplies precision machined optical glass blanks
Anthony Marino, president
1335 Emerson St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14606
(585) 458-8040
www.advancedglass.net

Aktiwave LLC
Designs and produces beam shapers; provides consulting services in optical technologies
241 Ashley Drive
Rochester, N.Y. 14620
(585) 355-2706
info@aktiwave.com
www.aktiwave.com

Alliance Precision Products
Plastic molding tooling and contract assembly
1220 Lee Road
Rochester, N.Y. 14606
(585) 426-5310
contacts@allianceppc.com
www.allianceppc.com

Ariel Optics Inc.
Manufactures custom precision plano optics
Frederick Koch, president
261 David Parkway
Ontario, N.Y. 14519
(585) 265-4820
www.arieloptics.com

Angstrom Precision Optics Inc.
Manufactures precision optical and photonic components
John O’Herron, owner
1321 Emerson St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14606
(585) 663-7230
info@apoptics.com
www.apoptics.com

Apollo Optical Systems Inc.
Designs and manufactures polymer injection-molded optical components and subsystems for optical imaging and sensor systems
Michael Morris, CEO
925 John St.
West Henrietta, N.Y. 14586
(585) 272-6170
info@apollooptical.com
www.apollooptical.com

Brinkman Precision Inc.
Component machining and assembly for the aerospace, optics and medical industries
100 Park Centre Drive
West Henrietta, N.Y. 14586
(585) 429-5001
www.brinkmanprecision.com

Carestream Health
Provides dental and medical imaging system and X-ray imaging systems for non-destructive testing
Kevin Hobert, CEO
150 Verona St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14608
(585) 627-1800
www.carestream.com

CY Plastics Works Inc.
Manufactures custom plastic parts, provides assembly, kitting, packaging and other services
Andrew Molodetz, president
8601 Main St.
Honeoye, N.Y. 14471
(585) 229-2555
info@cyplas.com
www.cyplas.com

Empire Precision Plastics
Provides injection-molded polymer optics, single-point diamond turning, thin-film coating, multi-component subassemblies
Neal Elli, president
500 Lee Road, Suite 400
Rochester, N.Y. 14606
(585) 454-4995
www.empireprecision.com

FluxData Inc.
Develops and manufactures multispectral and polarimetric imaging systems
Pano Spiliotis, CEO
176 Anderson Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14607
(800) 425-0176
info@fluxdata.com
www.fluxdata.com

G-S Plastic Optics
Manufactures custom precision polymer optics
Andrew Germanow, CEO
408 St. Paul St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14605
(585) 295-0200
info@gsoptics.com
www.gsoptics.com

G-S Supplies Inc.
Manufactures optically clear
glass and plastic components
and adhesives
Kathye Simon
1150 University Ave., Suite 5
Rochester, N.Y. 14607
(800) 295-3050
info@gssupplies.com
www.gssupplies.com
Gage-Line Technology Inc.
Designs and manufactures scratch-dig surface imperfection standards, imaged optical components, optical gauging and inspection products, and calibration scales and grid plates
Frank Dombrowski, president
121 La Grange Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14613
(585) 458-2000
fad@gage-line.com
www.gage-line.com

Glass Fab Inc.
Precision near-net shaped blanks from optical materials
Robert Saltzman, CEO
257 Ormond St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14605
(585) 262-4000
dsaltzman@glassfab.com
www.glassfab.com

Harris Corp. Space
& Intelligence Systems
Complete earth observation, weather, geospatial, space protection and intelligence solutions; ground processing and information analytics
William Gattle, president, space and intelligence systems
800 Lee Road
Rochester, N.Y. 14606
(585) 269-5000
www.harris.com

Infinite Optics
Optical components—flat
Thomas Kopf
7750 Schoolhouse Road
Naples, N.Y. 14512
(707) 225-6065
flatglass@aol.com

JML Optical Industries LLC
Designs, manufactures and tests custom optical assemblies, components and systems
Bob Bicksler, president and CEO
820 Linden Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14625
(585) 248-8900
jml@jmloptical.com
www.jmloptical.com

LaserMax Inc.
Provides miniaturized and hardened laser systems; manufactures laser-based equipment for military, law enforcement and personal protection markets
Susan Houde-Walter, CEO
3495 Winton Place
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 272-5420
mshaw@lasermax.com
www.lasermax.com

Magnus Precision
Manufacturing Inc.
Manufactures precision machined components used in photonics and optics applications
Grant Oberdorf, president
1912 State Route 96
Phelps, N.Y. 14532
(315) 548-8032
dmiller@magnusprecision.com
www.magnusprecision.com

Melles Griot Inc. Optics Group
Sells and designs laser and optic components and assemblies
55 Science Parkway
Rochester, N.Y. 14620
(585) 744-7220
mgoptics@idexcorp.com
www.mellesgriot.com

Micro Instrument Corp.
Assembly machines and tooling
William Gunther
1199 Emerson St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14606
(585) 458-3150
billg@microinst.com
www.microinst.com

Navitar Inc.
Manufactures imaging components and assemblies, custom optics, projection optics, custom microscope objectives
Julian Goldstein
200 Commerce Drive
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 359-4000
info@navitar.com
www.navitar.com

New Scale Technologies Inc.
Designs and manufactures miniature, all-in-one motion systems for optics
David Henderson, co-CEO and president
Theodore Franceschi, co-CEO and vice president, sales and marketing
121 Victor Heights Parkway
Victor, N.Y. 14564
(585) 924-4450
nstsales@newscaletech.com
www.newscaletech.com

ON Semiconductor
Supplier of CCD and CMOS image sensors for mainstream consumer, automotive, and industrial applications such as machine vision, security, and medical imaging
1964 Lake Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14615
(585) 784-5500
imagers@onsemi.com
www.onsemi.com

Optics Technology Inc.
Designs and manufactures precision micro and miniature optical and mechanical systems and assemblies
3800 Monroe Ave., Suite 3
Pittsford, N.Y. 14534
(585) 586-0950
sales@opticstechnology.com
www.opticstechnology.com

Optimax Systems Inc.
Optics manufacturing for aerospace, defense, and consumer electronics
Michael Mandina, president
Richard Plympton, CEO
6367 Dean Parkway
Ontario, N.Y. 14519
(585) 265-1020
sales@optimaxsi.com
www.optimaxsi.com

Photon Gear Inc.
Supplies high-precision lens assemblies and optical engineering services
Gary Blough, president
245 David Parkway
Ontario, N.Y. 14519
(585) 265-3360
sales@photongear.com
www.photongear.com

Precision Optical Imaging
Manufactures precision optical parts
Alan Bolognesi, president
62 Honeoye Falls 5 Points Road
Rush, N.Y. 14543
(585) 533-9133
sales@precisionopticalimaging.com
www.precisionopticalimaging.com

Richardson Gratings
Designs and manufactures diffraction gratings for spectroscopic, telecommunications and laser applications
Christopher Palmer, senior director and general manager
705 St. Paul St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14605
(585) 248-4100
gratings@newport.com
www.gratinglab.com

Rochester Precision Optics LLC
Manufactures optical lenses and components, lens assemblies and subassemblies, machined parts
850 John St.
West Henrietta, N.Y. 14586
(585) 292-5450
bd@rpoptics.com
www.rpoptics.com

RPC Photonics Inc.
Designs and manufactures optical components for laser beam shaping and solid-state (LED) lighting
Michael Morris, CEO
330 Clay Road
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 272-2840
info@rpcphotonics.com
www.rpcphotonics.com

Semrock Inc.
Manufactures optical filters,
mirrors, laser optical filters,
optical system design
Robert Beeson, general manager
3625 Buffalo Road, Suite 6
Rochester, N.Y. 14624
(585) 594-7000
www.semrock.com

SIMPore Inc.
Develops and manufactures
silicon-based membranes and related products
150 Lucius Gordon Drive, Suite 121
West Henrietta, N.Y. 14586
(585) 214-0585
info@simpore.com
www.simpore.com

Sydor Optics Inc.
Manufactures custom precision glass optical components, specializing in polishing, CNC and laser machining
James Sydor, president and CEO
31 Jetview Drive
Rochester, N.Y. 14624
(585) 271-7300
sales@sydor.com
www.sydor.com

Syntec Optics
Manufactures custom polymer optics components
Al Kapoor, president
7100 Junction Road
Pavilion, N.Y. 14525
(585) 768-2513
info@syntecoptics.com
www.syntecoptics.com

Thomas Electronics
of New York Inc.
Produces products for the electronic display and imaging markets
208 Davis Parkway
Clyde, N.Y. 14433
(315) 923-2051
sales@thomaselectronics.com
www.thomaselectronics.com
Westech Optical Corp.
Lens designer, manufacturer and distributor
John Carlino, president
1387 Fairport Road
Fairport, N.Y. 14450
(585) 377-2490
jcarlino@westechoptical.com
www.westechoptical.com

Wordingham Technologies
Manufactures custom precision components for optical and mechanical systems
Robert Orcutt, general manager and vice president of sales
580 Fishers Station
Victor, N.Y. 14564
(585) 924-2294
sales@wordingham.com
www.wordingham.com

Consulting

D3 Engineering
Provides embedded product development services for digital video and analytics, smart power management and precision
motion control
1057 East Henrietta Road
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 429-1550
corp@d3engineering.com
www.d3engineering.com

Farpoint Optics and Image Science
Provides consulting services
to the digital camera community
and courses on photographic optics, imager characterization
and other subjects
Russ Palum
306 Pelham Road
Rochester, N.Y. 14610
(585) 473-3865
www.farpointois.com

Kessler Optics & Photonics Solutions Ltd.
Consulting services for optical technologies and optical systems design
20 North Country Club Drive
Rochester, N.Y. 14618
(585) 734-5294
www.kessleroptics.com

Lightforce Technology Inc.
Provides product development services in optomechanical system design and production
Peter Hammond, president
125 Tech Park Drive
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 292-5610
info@lightforcetech.com
www.lightforcetech.com

Moondog Optics Inc.
Optical and optomechanical design and consulting services
Scott Cahall, president
30 Liftbridge Lane East,
Suite 110
Fairport, N.Y. 14450
(585) 957-2012
www.moondogoptics.com

OES Rochester
Engineering consultancy offering custom optical design and analysis
Chris Brophy
33 Bishops Court
Pittsford, N.Y. 14534
(585) 953-3375
brophy@oesrochester.com
www.oesrochester.com
Ontario Tech Inc.
Offers electrical engineering design services for metrology instrument and imaging companies
2112 Lake Road
Ontario, N.Y. 14519
(585) 261-6321
info@ontario-tech.com
www.ontario-tech.com

OpticsProfessionals LLC
Provides employee staffing for optics, photonics and imaging technology companies
Richard Corey, president
P.O. Box 133
Penfield, N.Y. 14526
(585) 672-5479
www.opticsprofessionals.com

Photon Gear Inc.
Supplies high-precision lens assemblies and optical engineering services
Gary Blough, president
245 David Parkway
Ontario, N.Y. 14519
(585) 265-3360
sales@photongear.com
www.photongear.com

SMA Optical Technologies Inc.
Contract development company for optical products and systems
1934B State Route 65
Honeoye Falls, N.Y. 14472
(585) 582-6132
www.smaoptical.com

XACTIV Inc.
Develops custom inks, other liquids, powders and patterning systems for printing processes; provides engineering and manufacturing of electro-mechanical and electro-optical subsystems and instruments
Peter Mason, Charles Synborski
71 Perinton Parkway
Fairport, N.Y. 14450
(585) 288-7220
synborski@xactiv.com
www.xactiv.com

Education, Training, Research

American Institute for Manufacturing Integrated Photonics (AIM Photonics)
Federally funded consortium
uniting government, industry and the academic community that seeks to advance manufacturing technology for the photonic integrated-circuit industry
Michael Liehr, CEO
1 Bausch and Lomb Place
Rochester, N.Y. 14604
www.aimphotonics.com

Farpoint Optics and Image Science
Provides consulting services to the digital camera community and courses on photographic optics, imager characterization and other subjects
Russ Palum
306 Pelham Road
Rochester, N.Y. 14610
(585) 473-3865
www.farpointois.com

Finger Lakes Community College
Two-year public college
Barbara Risser, president
3325 Marvin Sands Drive
Canandaigua, N.Y. 14424
(585) 394-3500
pdce@flcc.edu
www.flcc.edu

Genesee Community College
Two-year public college
Stuart Steiner, president
1 College Road
Batavia, N.Y. 14020
(585) 343-0055
www.genesee.edu

Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Higher education
Mark Gearan, president
300 Pulteney St.
Geneva, N.Y. 14456
(315) 781-3000
www.hws.edu

IEEE Photonics Society, Rochester chapter
Promotes educational and technical activities that contribute to the expansion of the field of quantum optoelectronics and applications
Bruce Smith, professor
Program in Microsystems Engineering, RIT
1 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 475-7935
bwsemc@rit.edu
www.lightourfuture.org

Keuka College
Higher education
Jorge Díaz-Herrera, president
141 Central Ave.
Keuka Park, N.Y. 14478
(315) 279-5000
admissions@keuka.edu
www.keuka.edu

Monroe Community College
Community college with 100-plus degree, certificate and non-credit programs
Anne Kress, president
1000 East Henrietta Road
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 292-2000
vp-ediws@monroecc.edu
www.monroecc.edu

Oren Sage Technology
Optical system and optical metrology system design; optics training for users and practitioners
1985 Westfall Road
Rochester, N.Y. 14618
(585) 317-9586
david@orensage.com

Rochester Institute of Technology
Higher education
William Destler, president
1 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 475-7935
ryne.raffaelle@rit.edu
www.rit.edu

Sigmadyne Inc.
Provides optomechanical analysis services, software and training
Victor Genberg, president
803 West Ave., Suite 311
Rochester, N.Y. 14611
(585) 235-6892
www.sigmadyne.com

St. John Fisher College
Higher education
Gerard J. Rooney, president
3690 East Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14618
(585) 385-8000
www.sjfc.edu

SUNY Geneseo
Higher education
Denise Battles, president
1 College Circle
Geneseo, N.Y. 14454
(585) 245-5281
bickle@geneseo.edu
www.geneseo.edu/physics

University of Rochester
Higher education
Joel Seligman, president and CEO
500 Wilson Blvd.
Rochester, N.Y. 14627
(585) 275-2121
www.rochester.edu

Imaging, Information Storage and Display

Applied Image Inc.
Designs and manufactures
precision optical-imaged components and standards
Bruno Glavich, CEO
1653 E. Main St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14609
(585) 482-0300
info@appliedimage.om
www.appliedimage.com

Bridgekey Corp.
Electronic contract engineering, research and development
Frank Weiner, president
2000 S. Winton Road, #5-103
Rochester, N.Y. 14618
(585) 240-6012
fweiner@bridgekey.com
www.bridgekey.com

Caliber Imaging & Diagnostics
Develops and manufactures
imaging devices that show skin tissue at the cellular level
Michael Hone, CEO
95 Methodist Hill Drive, Suite 500
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 239-9800
www.caliberid.com

Dimension Technologies Inc.
Produces 2-D/3-D high-resolution LCD display screens
Arnold Lagergren, CEO
315 Mount Read Blvd.
Rochester, N.Y. 14611
(585) 436-3530
www.dti3d.com

Durst Image Technology US LLC
Manufactures digital UV inkjet printing systems for the imaging industry
50 Methodist Hill Drive, Suite 100
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 486-0340
info@durstus.com
www.durstus.com

Eastman Kodak Co.
Graphic communications, digital printing, micro 3-D printing and packaging
Jeffrey Clarke, CEO
343 State St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14650
(585) 724-4000
www.kodak.com

FluxData Inc.
Develops and manufactures multispectral and polarimetric imaging systems
Pano Spiliotis, CEO
176 Anderson Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14607
(800) 425-0176
info@fluxdata.com
www.fluxdata.com

G-S Plastic Optics
Manufactures custom precision polymer optics
Andrew Germanow, CEO
408 St. Paul St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14605
(585) 295-0200
info@gsoptics.com
www.gsoptics.com

Gradient Lens Corp.
Manufacturer of Hawkeye borescopes and videoscopes
Doug Kindred, president and
chief scientist
Landy Atkinson, vice president
207 Tremont St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14608
(585) 235-2620
sales@gradientlens.com
www.gradientlens.com

Harris Corp. Space
& Intelligence Systems
Complete earth observation, weather, geospatial, space protection and intelligence solutions; ground processing and information analytics
William Gattle, president, space and intelligence systems
800 Lee Road
Rochester, N.Y. 14606
(585) 269-5000
www.harris.com

ID Signsystems Inc.
Designs, fabricates and installs custom and modular sign systems
Katrina Beatty, CEO
410 Atlantic Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14609
(585) 266-5750
contact@idsignsystems.com
www.idsignsystems.com

Imaginant Inc.
Develops and manufactures
digital cameras and high-frequency pulser/receivers
3800 Monroe Ave.
Pittsford, N.Y. 14534
(585) 264-0480
imaginantinfo@imaginant.com
www.imaginant.com

Imaging Solutions Group
Supplies high-resolution smart cameras and vision systems
Ken Romano, president
1387 Fairport Road, Suite 890
Fairport, N.Y. 14450
(585) 388-5220
sales@isgcameras.com
www.isgcameras.com

Kirtas Inc.
Develops robotic bound-document scanning systems for digital archiving
749 Phillips Road
Victor, N.Y. 14564
(585) 924-2420
www.kirtas.com

Magnus Precision
Manufacturing Inc.
Manufactures ultra-precision machined components for photonics and optics applications
Grant Oberdorf, president
1912 State Route 96
Phelps, N.Y. 14532
(315) 548-8032
dmiller@magnusprecision.com
www.magnusprecision.com

Pictometry International Corp.
Provides aerial imagery, data analytics and GIS solutions serving the commercial, government and public utility sectors
Frank Giuffrida, executive vice president of engineering
Robert Locke, president of government solutions
25 Methodist Hill Drive
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 486-0093
www.pictometry.com

Rochester Imaging
Technology Corp.
Distributes imaging components and imaging systems
David Frosini, president
10 Old Hojack Lane,
Suite 101-102
Hilton, N.Y. 14468
(585) 672-5504
info@ritcam.com
www.ritcam.com

Rochester Optical
Full-service optical lab including wholesale operations, local retail stores, military contracts and research and development
Patrick Ho, CEO
1260 Lyell Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14606
(585) 254-0022
www.rochesteroptical.com

Stamper Technology Inc.
Develops and provides optical disk duplication technology and services
Bruce Ha, founder and president
232 Wallace Way
Rochester, N.Y. 14624
(585) 247-8347
www.stampertech.com

Thomas Electronics
of New York Inc.
Produces products for the electronic display and imaging markets
208 Davis Parkway
Clyde, N.Y. 14433
(315) 923-2051
sales@thomaselectronics.com
www.thomaselectronics.com

Videk Inc.
Provides vision-based print quality and data integrity assurance technology and services
Thomas Slechta, president
and CEO
1387 Fairport Road
Fairport, N.Y. 14450
(585) 377-0377
www.videk.com
Vincent Associates
Designs and manufactures electronic shutter systems
Stephen Pasquarella, president
803 Linden Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14625
(585) 385-5930
info@uniblitz.com
www.uniblitz.com

VirtualScopics Inc.
Provides clinical trial imaging solutions
Eric Converse, president and CEO
500 Linden Oaks
Rochester, N.Y. 14625
(585) 249-6231
www.virtualscopics.com

Vuzix Corp.
Develops and supplies smart glasses and video eyewear products
Paul Travers, president and CEO
336 Summit Point Drive
Henrietta, N.Y. 14467
(585) 359-5900
info@vuzix.com
www.vuzix.com

Xerox Corp.
Designs and manufactures document-processing products and systems and delivers related services, software and supplies
Richard Dastin, chief development engineer, Xerox Services
100 S. Clinton Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14644
(585) 423-5090
www.xerox.com

Lasers, Lighting
and Light Sources

Cutting Edge Laser Technologies
Distributes surgical and therapy lasers
Mark Mollenkopf, president
350 Turk Hill Park
Fairport, N.Y. 14450
(585) 421-8080
customerservice@celasers.com
www.celasers.com

LaserMax Inc.
Provides miniaturized and hardened laser systems; manufactures laser-based equipment for military, law enforcement and personal protection markets
Susan Houde-Walter, CEO
3495 Winton Place
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 272-5420
mshaw@lasermax.com
www.lasermax.com

Melles Griot Inc. Optics Group
Sells and designs laser and optic components and assemblies
55 Science Parkway
Rochester, N.Y. 14620
(585) 744-7220
mgoptics@idexcorp.com
www.mellesgriot.com

Munro Design & Technologies LLC
Research, development, and commercialization of patented optics technology
Penny Munro, owner
James Munro, chief technology officer
4567 Ontario Center Road
Walworth, N.Y. 14519
(585) 524-4929
pjmunro@munrodandt.com
www.munrodandt.com

RPC Photonics Inc.
Designs and manufactures optical components for laser beam shaping and solid-state (LED) lighting
Michael Morris, CEO
330 Clay Road
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 272-2840
info@rpcphotonics.com
www.rpcphotonics.com

Toptica Photonics Inc.
Manufactures lasers, laser components, meters and accessories
Mark Tolbert, president,
Toptica USA
1286 Blossom Drive
Victor, N.Y. 14564
(585) 657-6663
www.toptica.com

Vincent Associates
Designs and manufactures electronic shutter systems
Stephen Pasquarella, president
803 Linden Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14625
(585) 385-5930
info@uniblitz.com
www.uniblitz.com
Manufacturing Equipment and Supplies

Advanced Glass Industries Inc.
Supplies precision machined optical glass blanks
Anthony Marino, president
1335 Emerson St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14606
(585) 458-8040
www.advancedglass.net

Chapman Instruments Inc.
Designs and produces optical, non-contact instruments for topography measurements of critical surfaces
3 Townline Circle
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 272-9994
www.chapinst.com

Corning Tropel Corp.
Manufactures non-contact metrology instruments
60 O’Connor Road
Fairport, N.Y. 14450
(585) 388-3500
www.corning.com/metrology

Lumetrics Inc.
Manufactures and sells optical instrumentation
John Hart, president and CEO
1565 Jefferson Road, #420
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 214-2455
sales@lumetrics.com
www.lumetrics.com

Mildex Inc.
Provides optics manufacturing
and test equipment
1388 Crittenden Road
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 473-6540
mildex@mildex.com
www.mildex.com

Optical Gaging Products Inc.
Manufactures precision multisensor coordinate measuring systems and laser surface scanners for manufacturing quality control
Stephen Flynn, president
850 Hudson Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14621
(585) 544-0400
sales@ogpnet.com
www.ogpnet.com
OptiPro Systems LLC
Develops and manufactures precision optical fabrication machines and metrology systems
Michael Bechtold, president
6368 Dean Parkway
Ontario, N.Y. 14519
(585) 265-0160
www.optipro.com

QED Technologies Inc.
Supplies MRF polishing and SSI metrology equipment for precision optics finishing
Andrew Kulawiec, president
1040 University Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14607
(585) 256-6540
info@qedmrf.com
www.qedmrf.com

Quality Vision International Inc.
Designs and builds dimensional measuring machines combining optical imaging, laser and contact sensor technologies.
Edward Polidor, president and CEO
850 Hudson Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14621
(585) 544-0450
info@qvii.com
www.qvii.com

Spectra Services Inc.
Provides new and used laboratory and microscopy equipment
6359 Dean Parkway
Ontario, N.Y. 14519
(800) 955-7732
sales@spectraservices.com
www.spectraservices.com

Stamper Technology Inc.
Develops and provides optical disk duplication technology and services
Bruce Ha, founder and president
232 Wallace Way
Rochester, N.Y. 14624
(585) 247-8347
www.stampertech.com

Vacuum Innovations LLC
Manufactures equipment for optical coating deposition processes
James Oliver, president
111 Knickerbocker Road
Pittsford, N.Y. 14534
(585) 330-0746
joliver@vacuuminnovations.com
www.vacuuminnovations.com
Materials, Chemicals
and Coatings

AccuCoat Inc.
Manufactures and designs optical coating thin film
Paul Meier-Wang, president
111 Humboldt St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14609
(585) 288-2330
www.accucoatinc.com

Carestream Health
Provides dental and medical imaging systems and X-ray imaging systems for non-destructive testing
Kevin Hobert, CEO
150 Verona St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14608
(585) 627-1800
www.carestream.com

Cerion LLC
Develops and manufactures high-performance nanomaterials
Landon Mertz, CEO
1 Blossom Road
Rochester, N.Y. 14610
(585) 271-5630
info@cerionam.com
www.cerionadvancedmaterials.com

Empire Precision Plastics
Provides injection-molded polymer optics, single-point diamond turning, thin-film coating, multi-component sub-assemblies
Neal Elli, president
500 Lee Road, Suite 400
Rochester, N.Y. 14606
(585) 454-4995
www.empireprecision.com

G-S Supplies Inc.
Manufactures optically clear
glass and plastic components
and adhesives
Kathye Simon
1150 University Ave.,
Suite 5
Rochester, N.Y. 14607
(800) 295-3050
info@gssupplies.com
www.gssupplies.com

Glass Fab Inc.
Precision near-net shaped blanks from optical materials
Robert Saltzman, CEO
257 Ormond St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14605
(585) 262-4000
dsaltzman@glassfab.com
www.glassfab.com

NiCoForm Inc.
Develops advanced electroforming and electroplating methods and techniques for the optical, medical and biotech industries
Berl Stein, president
72 Cascade Drive
Rochester, N.Y. 14614
(585) 454-5330
inform@nicoform.com
www.nicoform.com

Vacuum Innovations LLC
Manufactures equipment for optical coating deposition processes
James Oliver, president
111 Knickerbocker Road
Pittsford, N.Y. 14534
(585) 330-0746
joliver@vacuuminnovations.com
www.vacuuminnovations.com

Mechanical, Electrical and Systems Design

JML Optical Industries LLC
Designs, manufactures and tests custom optical assemblies, components and systems
Bob Bicksler, president and CEO
820 Linden Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14625
(585) 248-8900
jml@jmloptical.com
www.jmloptical.com

Lightforce Technology Inc.
Provides product development services in optomechanical system design and production
Peter Hammond, president
125 Tech Park Drive
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 292-5610
info@lightforcetech.com
www.lightforcetech.com

Micro Instrument Corp.
Assembly machines and tooling
William Gunther
1199 Emerson St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14606
(585) 458-3150
billg@microinst.com
www.microinst.com
Moondog Optics Inc.
Optical and optomechanical design and consulting services
Scott Cahall, president
30 Liftbridge Lane East, Suite 110
Fairport, N.Y. 14450
(585) 957-2012
www.moondogoptics.com

New Scale Technologies Inc.
Designs and manufactures miniature, all-in-one motion systems for optics
David Henderson, co-CEO and president
Theodore Franceschi, co-CEO and vice president, sales and marketing
121 Victor Heights Parkway
Victor, N.Y. 14564
(585) 924-4450
nstsales@newscaletech.com
www.newscaletech.com

Ontario Tech Inc.
Offers electrical engineering design services for metrology instrument and imaging companies
2112 Lake Road
Ontario, N.Y. 14519
(585) 261-6321
info@ontario-tech.com
www.ontario-tech.com

Optics Technology Inc.
Designs and manufactures
precision micro and miniature optical and mechanical systems
and assemblies
3800 Monroe Ave., Suite 3
Pittsford, N.Y. 14534
(585) 586-0950
sales@opticstechnology.com
www.opticstechnology.com
Oren Sage Technology
Optical system and optical metrology system design; optics training for users and practitioners
1985 Westfall Road
Rochester, N.Y. 14618
(585) 317-9586
david@orensage.com

Rochester Optical
Full-service optical lab including wholesale operations, local retail stores, military contracts, and research and development
Patrick Ho, CEO
1260 Lyell Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14606
(585) 254-0022
www.rochesteroptical.com

Semrock Inc.
Manufactures optical filters,
mirrors, laser optical filters,
optical system design
Robert Beeson, general manager
3625 Buffalo Road, Suite 6
Rochester, N.Y. 14624
(585) 594-7000
www.semrock.com

SMA Optical Technologies Inc.
Offers contract development services for optical products
and systems
1934B State Route 65
Honeoye Falls, N.Y. 14472
(585) 582-6132
www.smaoptical.com

XACTIV Inc.
Develops custom inks, other liquids, powders and patterning systems for printing processes; provides engineering and manufacturing of electromechanical and electrooptical subsystems and instruments
Peter Mason, Charles Synborski
71 Perinton Parkway
Fairport, N.Y. 14450
(585) 288-7220
synborski@xactiv.com
www.xactiv.com

Z-Axis Inc.
Provides design, prototyping and contract manufacturing services for electronic products.
Michael Allen, president
1916 Route 96
Phelps, N.Y. 14532
(315) 548-5000
sales@zaxis.net
www.zaxis.net

Microscopy/Nanotechnology

Angstrom Precision Optics Inc.
Manufactures precision optical and photonic components
John O’Herron, owner
1321 Emerson St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14606
(585) 663-7230
info@apoptics.com
www.apoptics.com

Caliber Imaging & Diagnostics
Develops and manufactures
imaging devices that show skin tissue at the cellular level
Michael Hone, CEO
95 Methodist Hill Drive, Suite 500
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 239-9800
www.caliberid.com

Cerion LLC
Develops and manufactures
high-performance nanomaterials
Landon Mertz, CEO
1 Blossom Road
Rochester, N.Y. 14610
(585) 271-5630
info@cerionam.com
www.cerionadvancedmaterials.com

Imaging Solutions Group
Supplies high-resolution smart cameras and vision systems
Ken Romano, president
1387 Fairport Road, Suite 890
Fairport, N.Y. 14450
(585) 388-5220
sales@isgcameras.com
www.isgcameras.com

Navitar Inc.
Manufactures imaging
components and assemblies, custom optics, projection optics, custom microscope objectives
Julian Goldstein
200 Commerce Drive
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 359-4000
info@navitar.com
www.navitar.com

SIMPore Inc.
Develops and manufactures
silicon-based membranes
and related products
150 Lucius Gordon Drive, Suite 121
West Henrietta, N.Y. 14586
(585) 214-0585
info@simpore.com
www.simpore.com

Optical Communications

Bristol Instruments Inc.
Manufactures laser wavelength measurement, spectral analysis
and optical thickness
measurement equipment
Peter Battisti, president and
chief financial officer
50 Victor Heights Parkway
Victor, N.Y. 14564
(585) 924-2620
info@bristol-inst.com
www.bristol-inst.com

Greenlight Networks
Provides fiber-optic communications services
Mark Murphy, president
300 Main St.
East Rochester, N.Y. 14445
(585) 351-6600
www.greenlightnetworks.com

Lightower Fiber Networks
Provides fiber-optic communications services
300 Meridian Centre
Rochester, N.Y. 14618
(585) 697-5100
www.lightower.com

Precision Optical Transceivers
Optical systems engineering company that manufactures communications products for
the networking industry
Todd Davis, CEO
13 Water St.
Brockport, N.Y. 14420
(585) 500-4090
sales@precisionot.com
www.precisionot.com

Triad Network Technologies Inc.
Provides data, voice and
fiber-optic cabling services
Peter Sweltz, president
75 Victor Heights, Suite B
Victor, N.Y. 14564
(800) 634-7279
info@triadnt.com
www.triadnt.com

Sensors, Detectors,
Test and Measurement

Bridgekey Corp.
Electronic contract engineering, research and development
Frank Weiner, president
2000 S. Winton Road, #5-103
Rochester, N.Y. 14618
(585) 240-6012
fweiner@bridgekey.com
www.bridgekey.com

Bristol Instruments Inc.
Manufactures laser wavelength measurement, spectral analysis and optical thickness measurement equipment
Peter Battisti, president and chief financial officer
50 Victor Heights Parkway
Victor, N.Y. 14564
(585) 924-2620
info@bristol-inst.com
www.bristol-inst.com

Chapman Instruments Inc.
Designs and produces optical, non-contact instruments for topography measurements of critical surfaces
3 Townline Circle
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 272-9994
www.chapinst.com

Corning Tropel Corp.
Manufactures non-contact metrology instruments
60 O’Connor Road
Fairport, N.Y. 14450
(585) 388-3500
www.corning.com/metrology

Filmetrics Inc.
Thin-film metrology
Jim Elman, Senior application engineer
250 Packett’s Landing
Fairport, N.Y. 14450
(585) 223-8534
www.filmetrics.com

Gage-Line Technology Inc.
Designs and manufactures scratch-dig surface imperfection standards, imaged optical components, optical gauging and inspection products, and calibration scales and grid plates
Frank Dombrowski, president
121 La Grange Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14613
(585) 458-2000
fad@gage-line.com
www.gage-line.com

Gradient Lens Corp.
Manufactures Hawkeye borescopes and videoscopes
Doug Kindred, president and
chief scientist
207 Tremont St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14608
(585) 235-2620
sales@gradientlens.com
www.gradientlens.com

Imaginant Inc.
Develops and manufactures digital cameras and high-frequency
pulser/receivers
3800 Monroe Ave.
Pittsford, N.Y. 14534
(585) 264-0480
imaginantinfo@imaginant.com
www.imaginant.com

Lumetrics Inc.
Manufactures and sells optical instrumentation
John Hart, president and CEO
1565 Jefferson Road, #420
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 214-2455
sales@lumetrics.com
www.lumetrics.com

Metrology Concepts LLC
Provides standard and custom measurement instruments for the laser, ophthalmic and precision optics markets
3495 Winton Place,
Building E-120
Rochester, N.Y.  14623
(585) 427-9155
info@metrologyconcepts.com
www.metrologyconcepts.com

Mildex Inc.
Provides optics manufacturing and test equipment
1388 Crittenden Road
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 473-6540
mildex@mildex.com
www.mildex.com

Munro Design & Technologies LLC
Research, development and commercialization of patented optics technology
Penny Munro, owner
James Munro, chief technology officer
4567 Ontario Center Road
Walworth, N.Y. 14519
(585) 524-4929
pjmunro@munrodandt.com
www.munrodandt.com

Ontario Tech Inc.
Offers electrical engineering design services for metrology instrument and imaging companies
2112 Lake Road
Ontario, N.Y. 14519
(585) 261-6321
info@ontario-tech.com
www.ontario-tech.com

Optical Gaging Products Inc.
Manufactures precision multisensor coordinate measuring systems and laser surface scanners for manufacturing quality control
Stephen Flynn, president
850 Hudson Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14621
(585) 544-0400
sales@ogpnet.com
www.ogpnet.com

OptiPro Systems LLC
Develops and manufactures precision optical fabrication machines and metrology systems
Michael Bechtold, president
6368 Dean Parkway
Ontario, N.Y. 14519
(585) 265-0160
www.optipro.com

Pictometry International Corp.
Provides aerial imagery, data analytics and GIS solutions serving the commercial, government and public utility sectors
Frank Giuffrida, executive vice president of engineering
Robert Locke, president of government solutions
25 Methodist Hill Drive
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 486-0093
www.pictometry.com

Qmetrics Technologies
Develops software for analysis
of medical images
Edward Schreyer, CEO
140 Allens Creek Road
Rochester, N.Y. 14618
(585) 301-4300 x141
info@qmetricstech.com
web.qmetricstech.com

Quality Vision International Inc.
Designs and builds dimensional measuring machines combining optical imaging, laser and contact sensor technologies.
Edward Polidor, president and CEO
850 Hudson Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14621
(585) 544-0450
info@qvii.com
www.qvii.com

Richardson Gratings
Designs and manufactures diffraction gratings for spectroscopic, telecommunications and laser applications
Christopher Palmer, senior director and general manager
705 St. Paul St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14605
(585) 248-4100
gratings@newport.com
www.gratinglab.com

Rochester Imaging
Technology Corp.
Distributes imaging components and imaging systems
David Frosini, president
10 Old Hojack Lane,
Suite 101-102
Hilton, N.Y. 14468
(585) 672-5504
info@ritcam.com
www.ritcam.com

Rochester Institute
of Technology
Higher education
William Destler, president
1 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 475-7935
ryne.raffaelle@rit.edu
www.rit.edu
Sigmadyne Inc.
Provides optomechanical analysis services, software and training
Victor Genberg, president
803 West Ave., Suite 311
Rochester, N.Y. 14611
(585) 235-6892
www.sigmadyne.com

Spectra Services Inc.
Provides new and used laboratory and microscopy equipment
6359 Dean Parkway
Ontario, N.Y. 14519
(800) 955-7732
sales@spectraservices.com
www.spectraservices.com

Toptica Photonics Inc.
Manufactures lasers, laser components, meters and accessories
Mark Tolbert, president,
Toptica USA
1286 Blossom Drive
Victor, N.Y. 14564
(585) 657-6663
www.toptica.com

Transcat Inc.
Test and measurement instrument distribution, calibration, rental, repair, analytical validation, compliance remediation and consulting services
Lee Rudow, president and CEO
35 Vantage Point Drive
Rochester, N.Y. 14624
(585) 352-7777
www.transcat.com

Videk Inc.
Provides vision-based print quality and data integrity assurance technology and services
Thomas Slechta, president and CEO
1387 Fairport Road
Fairport, N.Y. 14450
(585) 377-0377
www.videk.com

VirtualScopics Inc.
Provides clinical trial imaging solutions
Eric Converse, president and CEO
500 Linden Oaks
Rochester, N.Y. 14625
(585) 249-6231
www.virtualscopics.com

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