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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 photonic integrated circuit industry
Michael Liehr, CEO
1 Bausch and Lomb Place
Rochester, N.Y. 14604
Website: 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
Email: bwsemc@rit.edu
Website: http://sites.ieee.org/rochester/

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
Website: www.newyorkphotonics.org

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

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
Email: info@appliedimage.om
Website: 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
Website: 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
Website: 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
Email: customerservice@celasers.com
Website: 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
Email: info@iuvobioscience.com
Website: www.iuvobioscience.com

Qmetrics Technologies
Develops software for analysis of medical images
Edward Schreyer, CEO
1250 Pittsford-Victor Road, Suite 110, Building 200
Pittsford, N.Y. 14534
(585) 301-4300 x141
Email: info@qmetricstech.com
Website: web.qmetricstech.com

Syntec Optics
Manufactures custom polymer optics components
Steven Polvinen, president and general manager
515 Lee Road
Rochester, N.Y. 14606
(585) 768-2513
Email: info@syntecoptics.com
Website: www.syntecoptics.com

Component Manufacturing

Advanced Glass Industries Inc.
Supplies precision machined optical glass blanks
Anthony Marino, president
1335 Emerson St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14606
(585) 458-8040
Website: 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
Email: info@aktiwave.com
Website: www.aktiwave.com

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

Ariel Optics Inc.
Manufactures custom precision plano optics
Frederick Koch, president
261 David Parkway
Ontario, N.Y. 14519
(585) 265-4820
Website: 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
Email: info@apoptics.com
Website: 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
Email: info@apollooptical.com
Website: 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
Website: 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
Website: 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
Email: info@cyplas.com
Website: 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
Website: www.empireprecision.com

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

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

Glass Fab Inc.
Manufactures precision optical glass blanks
Robert Saltzman, CEO
257 Ormond St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14605
(585) 262-4000
Email: dsaltzman@glassfab.com
Website: 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. 14610
(585) 269-5000
Website: www.harris.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
Email: jml@jmloptical.com
Website: 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
Email: mshaw@lasermax.com
Website: www.lasermax.com

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

Melles Griot Inc. Optical Systems Group
Sells and designs custom lenses, optical assemblies, optical system components
55 Science Parkway
Rochester, N.Y. 14620
(585) 744-7220
Email: mgoptics@idexcorp.com
Website: www.mellesgriot.com

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

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

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

ON Semiconductor
Manufactures high-performance CCD- and CMOS-based image sensor devices
1964 Lake Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14615
(585) 784-5500
Website: 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
Email: sales@opticstechnology.com
Website: 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
Email: sales@optimaxsi.com
Website: 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
Email: sales@photongear.com
Website: www.photongear.com

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

Precision Optical Transceivers
Manufactures optical transceivers and related active/passive optical equipment
Todd Davis, CEO
13 Water St.
Brockport, N.Y. 14420
(585) 500-4090
Email: sales@precisionot.com
Website: www.precisionot.com

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

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

Semrock Inc.
Manufactures optical filters, mirrors, laser optical filters, optical system design
3625 Buffalo Road, Suite 6
Rochester, N.Y. 14624
(585) 594-7000
Website: 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
Email: info@simpore.com
Website: 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
Email: sales@sydor.com
Website: www.sydor.com

Syntec Optics
Manufactures custom polymer optics components
Steven Polvinen, president and general manager
515 Lee Road
Rochester, N.Y. 14606
(585) 768-2513
Email: info@syntecoptics.com
Website: 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
Website: www.thomaselectronics.com

XACTRA Technologies
Manufactures custom precision mechanical components and assemblies for the optical industry
105 McLaughlin Road, Suite F
Rochester, N.Y. 14615
(585) 283-6400
Website: www.xactra.com

Westech Optical Corp.
Designs and produces precision lenses and lens assemblies
John Carlino, president
1387 Fairport Road
Fairport, N.Y. 14450
(585) 377-2490
Email: jcarlino@westechoptical.com
Website: www.westechoptical.com

Wordingham Technologies
Manufactures custom precision components for optical and mechanical systems
515 Lee Road
Rochester, N.Y. 14606
(585) 924-2294
Email: sales@wordingham.com
Website: www.syntecoptics.com/wordingham-optomechanicals

Consulting

D3 Engineering
Provides product development services for embedded vision and video, motor control and digital power management
1057 East Henrietta Road
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 429-1550
Email: corp@d3engineering.com
Website: 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) 739-7999
Website: 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
Email: dave.kessler@kessleroptics.com
Website: 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
Email: info@lightforcetech.com
Website: www.lightforcetech.com

Moondog Optics Inc.
Optical design and consulting services for consumer and life science projects
Scott Cahall, founder
30 Liftbridge Lane East, Suite 110
Fairport, N.Y. 14450
(585) 957-2012
Website: 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
Email: brophy@oesrochester.com
Website: 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
Email: info@ontario-tech.com
Website: 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
Website: 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
Email: sales@photongear.com
Website: www.photongear.com

SMA Optical Technologies Inc.
Offers contract development services for optical products and systems
1934B Route 65
Honeoye Falls, N.Y. 14472
(585) 582-6703
Website: 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
Email: synborski@xactiv.com
Website: 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
Website: 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) 739-7999
Website: 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
Email: pdce@flcc.edu
Website: www.flcc.edu

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

Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Higher education
Mark Gearan, president
300 Pulteney St.
Geneva, N.Y. 14456
(315) 781-3000
Website: 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
Email: bwsemc@rit.edu
Website: http://sites.ieee.org/rochester/

Keuka College
Higher education
Jorge Díaz-Herrera, president
141 Central Ave.
Keuka Park, N.Y. 14478
(315) 279-5000
Email: admissions@keuka.edu
Website: 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
Email: vp-ediws@monroecc.edu
Website: 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
Email: david@orensage.com

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

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

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

University of Rochester
Higher education
Joel Seligman, president and CEO
500 Wilson Blvd.
Rochester, N.Y. 14627
(585) 275-2121
Website: 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
Email: info@appliedimage.om
Website: www.appliedimage.com

Bridgekey Corp.
Engineering design services for general embedded microprocessor control applications
Frank Weiner, president
2000 S. Winton Road, #5-103
Rochester, N.Y. 14618
(585) 240-6012
Website: www.bridgekey.com

Caliber Imaging & Diagnostics
Develops and manufactures imaging devices that show skin tissue at the cellular level
Michael Hone, CEO
50 Methodist Hill Drive, Suite 1000
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 239-9800
Website: www.caliberid.com

Dimension Technologies Inc.
Produces 2D/3D high-resolution backlight systems and video displays
Arnold Lagergren, CEO
315 Mount Read Blvd.
Rochester, N.Y. 14611
(585) 436-3530
Website: 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
Email: info@durstus.com
Website: 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
Website: www.kodak.com

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

Gradient Lens Corp.
Manufacturer of Hawkeye borescopes and videoscopes
Douglas Kindred, president and chief scientist
207 Tremont St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14608
(585) 235-2620
Email: info@gradientlens.com
Website: 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. 14610
(585) 269-5000
Website: 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
Email: contact@idsignsystems.com
Website: www.idsignsystems.com

Imaginant Inc.
Manufactures digital cameras, high frequency pulser/receivers and coating thickness systems
3800 Monroe Ave.
Pittsford, N.Y. 14534
(585) 264-0480
Email: imaginantinfo@imaginant.com
Website: 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
Email: sales@isgcameras.com
Website: www.isgcameras.com

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

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

Moondog Optics Inc.
Optical design and consulting services for consumer and life science projects
Scott Cahall, founder
30 Liftbridge Lane East, Suite 110
Fairport, N.Y. 14450
(585) 957-2012
Website: www.moondogoptics.com

Pictometry International Corp.
Provides aerial imagery, data analytics and GIS solutions serving the commercial, government and public utility sectors
25 Methodist Hill Drive
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 486-0093
Website: 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
Email: info@ritcam.com
Website: www.ritcam.com

Rochester Optical
Manufactures and supplies military and contemporary dress eyewear and digital free-form lenses
Patrick Ho, CEO
1260 Lyell Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14606
(585) 254-0022
Website: www.rochesteroptical.com

Six15 Technologies
Develops and produces wearable optics solutions for military applications
336 Summit Point Drive
Henrietta, N.Y.
(585) 500-4525
Website: www.six-15.com

Stamper Technology Inc.
Develops technology to create printing plates used in micro- and nano- imprinted products
232 Wallace Way
Rochester, N.Y. 14624
(585) 247-8370
Website: 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
Website: 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
Website: www.videk.com

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

VirtualScopics Inc.
Provides clinical trial imaging solutions
500 Linden Oaks
Rochester, N.Y. 14625
(585) 249-6231
Website: www.virtualscopics.com

Vuzix Corp.
Develops and supplies smart glasses and video eyewear products
Paul Travers, president and CEO
25 Hendrix Road, Suite A
West Henrietta, N.Y. 14586
(585) 359-5900
Email: info@vuzix.com
Website: www.vuzix.com

Xerox Corp.
Designs and manufactures document-processing products and systems
100 S. Clinton Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14644
(585) 423-5090
Website: 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
Email: customerservice@celasers.com
Website: 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
Email: mshaw@lasermax.com
Website: www.lasermax.com

Melles Griot Inc. Optical Systems Group
Sells and designs custom lenses, optical assemblies, optical system components
55 Science Parkway
Rochester, N.Y. 14620
(585) 744-7220
Email: mgoptics@idexcorp.com
Website: www.mellesgriot.com

Munro Design & Technologies LLC
Produces and sells the NIRiiCAM 3D video camera
Penny Munro, president
James Munro, chief technology officer
4567 Ontario Center Road
Walworth, N.Y. 14519
(585) 503-5180
Website: 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
Email: info@rpcphotonics.com
Website: 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
Website: www.toptica.com

Vincent Associates
Designs and manufactures electronic shutter systems
Stephen Pasquarella, president
803 Linden Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14625
(585) 385-5930
Email: info@uniblitz.com
Website: 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
Website: 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) 503-2749
Website: www.chapinst.com

Corning Tropel Corp.
Manufactures noncontact metrology systems
60 O’Connor Road
Fairport, N.Y. 14450
(585) 388-3500
Website: www.corning.com/metrology

ET Precision Optics Inc.
Manufactures precision CNC machined components for aerospace, optical/medical and industrial product manufacturers
33 Curlew St.
Rochester, N.Y, 14606
(585) 254-2560
Website: www.etprecision.com

Lumetrics Inc.
Develops and manufactures high-precision thickness measurement and gauging systems
John Hart, president and CEO
1565 Jefferson Road, #420
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 214-2455
Email: sales@lumetrics.com
Website: www.lumetrics.com

Mildex Inc.
Distributor for optics manufacturing and test equipment
1388 Crittenden Road
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 473-6540
Email: mildex@mildex.com
Website: 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
Email: sales@ogpnet.com
Website: 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
Website: 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
Email: info@qedmrf.com
Website: 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
Email: info@qvii.com
Website: www.qvii.com

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

Stamper Technology Inc.
Develops technology to create printing plates used in micro- and nano- imprinted products
232 Wallace Way
Rochester, N.Y. 14624
(585) 247-8370
Website: 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
Email: joliver@vacuuminnovations.com
Website: www.vacuuminnovations.com

Materials, Chemicals and Coatings

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

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

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

Glass Fab Inc.
Manufactures precision optical glass blanks
Robert Saltzman, CEO
257 Ormond St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14605
(585) 262-4000
Email: dsaltzman@glassfab.com
Website: 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
Email: inform@nicoform.com
Website: 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
Email: joliver@vacuuminnovations.com
Website: 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
Email: jml@jmloptical.com
Website: 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
Email: info@lightforcetech.com
Website: www.lightforcetech.com

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

New Scale Technologies Inc.
Designs and manufactures miniature, all-in-one motion systems for optics
David Henderson, co-CEO and president
121 Victor Heights Parkway
Victor, N.Y. 14564
(585) 924-4450
Website: 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
Email: info@ontario-tech.com
Website: 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
Email: sales@opticstechnology.com
Website: 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
Email: david@orensage.com

Rochester Optical
Manufacturer and wholesale supplier of military and contemporary dress eyewear and digital free-form lenses
Patrick Ho, CEO
1260 Lyell Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14606
(585) 254-0022
Website: www.rochesteroptical.com

Semrock Inc.
Manufactures optical filters, mirrors, laser optical filters, optical system design
3625 Buffalo Road, Suite 6
Rochester, N.Y. 14624
(585) 594-7000
Website: 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) 582-6703
Website: 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
Email: synborski@xactiv.com
Website: 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
Email: sales@zaxis.net
Website: 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
Email: info@apoptics.com
Website: www.apoptics.com

Caliber Imaging & Diagnostics
Develops and manufactures imaging devices that show skin tissue at the cellular level
Michael Hone, CEO
50 Methodist Hill Drive, Suite 1000
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 239-9800
Website: www.caliberid.com

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

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

Optical Communications

Bristol Instruments Inc.
Designs and manufactures optical interferometry-based precision instruments
Peter Battisti, president and chief financial officer
50 Victor Heights Parkway
Victor, N.Y. 14564
(585) 924-2620
Email: info@bristol-inst.com
Website: www.bristol-inst.com

Greenlight Networks
Provides fiber-optic communications services
Mark Murphy, president
1255 University Ave.
Rochester, N.Y. 14607
(585) 351-6600
Website: www.greenlightnetworks.com

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

Precision Optical Transceivers
Manufactures optical transceivers and related active/passive optical equipment
Todd Davis, CEO
13 Water St.
Brockport, N.Y. 14420
(585) 500-4090
Email: sales@precisionot.com
Website: www.precisionot.com

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

Sensors, Detectors, Test and Measurement

Bridgekey Corp.
Engineering design services for general embedded microprocessor control applications
Frank Weiner, president
2000 S. Winton Road, #5-103
Rochester, N.Y. 14618
(585) 240-6012
Website: www.bridgekey.com

Bristol Instruments Inc.
Designs and manufactures optical interferometry-based precision instruments
Peter Battisti, president and chief financial officer
50 Victor Heights Parkway
Victor, N.Y. 14564
(585) 924-2620
Email: info@bristol-inst.com
Website: 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) 503-2749
Website: www.chapinst.com

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

Filmetrics Inc.
Thin film metrology
250 Packett’s Landing
Fairport, N.Y. 14450
(585) 223-8534
Website: 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
Email: sales@gage-line.com
Website: www.gage-line.com

Gradient Lens Corp.
Manufacturer of Hawkeye borescopes and videoscopes
Douglas Kindred, president and chief scientist
207 Tremont St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14608
(585) 235-2620
Email: info@gradientlens.com
Website: www.gradientlens.com

Imaginant Inc.
Manufactures digital cameras, high frequency pulser/receivers and coating thickness systems
3800 Monroe Ave.
Pittsford, N.Y. 14534
(585) 264-0480
Email: imaginantinfo@imaginant.com
Website: www.imaginant.com

Lumetrics Inc.
Develops and manufactures high-precision thickness measurement and gauging systems
John Hart, president and CEO
1565 Jefferson Road, #420
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 214-2455
Email: sales@lumetrics.com
Website: www.lumetrics.com

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

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

Munro Design &
Technologies LLC
Produces and sells the NIRiiCAM 3D video camera
Penny Munro, president
James Munro, chief technology officer
4567 Ontario Center Road
Walworth, N.Y. 14519
(585) 503-5180
Website: 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
Email: info@ontario-tech.com
Website: 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
Email: sales@ogpnet.com
Website: 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

Pictometry International Corp.
Provides aerial imagery, data analytics and GIS solutions serving the commercial, government and public utility sectors
25 Methodist Hill Drive
Rochester, N.Y. 14623
(585) 486-0093
Website: www.pictometry.com

Qmetrics Technologies
Develops software for analysis of medical images
Edward Schreyer, CEO
1250 Pittsford-Victor Road, Suite 110, Building 200
Pittsford, N.Y. 14534
(585) 301-4300 x141
Email: info@qmetricstech.com
Website: 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
Email: info@qvii.com
Website: www.qvii.com

Richardson Gratings
Designs and manufactures diffraction gratings for OEM and scientific applications
Christopher Palmer, senior director and general manager
705 St. Paul St.
Rochester, N.Y. 14605
(585) 248-4100
Email: gratings@newport.com
Website: 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
Email: info@ritcam.com
Website: www.ritcam.com

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

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

Transcat Inc.
Sells and rents test and calibration instruments, provides accredited calibrations services
Lee Rudow, president and CEO
35 Vantage Point Drive
Rochester, N.Y. 14624
(585) 352-7777
Website: 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
Website: www.videk.com

VirtualScopics Inc.
Provides clinical trial imaging solutions
500 Linden Oaks
Rochester, N.Y. 14625

(585) 249-6231
Website: www.virtualscopics.com

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