Optical Fabrication and Testing (OF&T)

22 - 26 junho 2014
The Fairmont Orchid, Kohala Coast, Hawaii United States

Invited Speakers

Jeffrey Kuhn
Finding Life in the Universe: the COLOSSUS Project, Plenary

Xinbin Cheng, Chongqing Jiaotong University, China
Characterization of Surface and Coating Imperfections for Advanced Laser Optics, Invited

Lee Cook, Dow Electronic Materials, United States
Control of Nanotexture and Spatial Frequency Transfer of Polishing Pad Texture to the Substrate, Invited

Angela Davies, Univ of North Carolina at Charlotte, United States
The Representations of Spatial Frequency Errors for Optical Surfaces, Invited

Dominic Doyle, European Space Agency, Netherlands
Current and Future Fabrication and Testing Challenges for European Space Optics, Invited

Paul Dumas, QED Technologies Inc, United States
Advancements in Sub-aperture Stitching and Magnetorheological Finishing for Freeform Surfaces, Invited

Jonathan Ellis, University of Rochester, United States
Non-contact, Point-to-point Methods for Measuring Freeform Optics, Invited

Chris Evans, Univ of North Carolina at Charlotte, United States
Perspectives on Uncertainty and Traceability in Optics Manufacturing, Invited

Jeremy Govier, Edmund Optics, United States
Advantages to Using Commercial Off-the-shelf Optics for Design and Manufacture of Military Products, Invited

Sebastian Heidrich, Fraunhofer ILT, Germany
Highlights of LaP 2014: 1st Conference on Laser Polishing, Aachen, Germany, 6 May 2014, Invited

Mourad Idir, Brookhaven National Laboratory, United States
A 2-D Optical Slope Measuring Tool for x-ray Mirrors” , Invited

Shengyi Li, National Univ of Defense Technology
Ion Beam Technology: Figuring, Smoothing and Adding for High-precision Optics, Invited

Hidekazu Mimura, University of Tokyo, Japan
Advanced Manufacturing of Novel Focusing Optics for X-rays, Invited

Juan Carlos Miñano, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid
Fabrication and Tolerances of Optics for High Concentration Photovoltaics, Invited

Brigid Mullany, Univ of North Carolina at Charlotte, United States
Abrasive Technologies: Current Research Activities and Directions – Highlights of the 2014 ASME Conference, Invited

Stefan Nolte, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Germany
Ultrastable Bonding of Glass with Femtosecond Laser Pulses, Invited

Gene Olczak, ITT Space Systems Division, United States
Stitched CGH Measurements for Large Convex Aspheres, Invited

Michael Ponting, PolymerPlus LLC, United States
Nanolayered Polymeric Gradient Refractive Index Optics, Invited

Christof Pruss, Universität Stuttgart, Germany
Flexibility and Rapid Measurement: Asphere and Freeform Metrology with Tilted Wave Interferometry, Invited

Kathleen Richardson, Clemson University, United States
Optimization of Manufacturability of Chalcogenide Glasses for Mid-infrared Optical Components, Invited

Tayyab Suratwala, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, United States
Mechanisms and Control of Surface Figure and Roughness During Pad Polishing, Invited

Flemming Tinker, Aperture Optical Sciences, United States
The Emergence of SiC Optics in the 21st Century, Invited

Marc Tricard, Zygo Corporation, United States
Industrial Perspectives on Freeform Optics Manufacturing, Invited

Marcus Trost, Fraunhofer IOF, Germany
Evaluation of Subsurface Damage and Surface Roughness by Light Scattering Techniques, Invited

Steve West, University of Arizona, United States
Development and Results for Stressed-lap Polishing of Large Telescope Mirrors, Invited

Takashi Yatsui, University of Tokyo, Japan
Dressed Photon-Phonon Polishing for Ultra-Smooth Surfaces, Invited

Xuejun Zhang, Changchun Inst of Optic, Fine Mech & Phy, China
Testing and alignment strategy for large field-of-view multi-mirror telescope, Invited