I have over 20 years of experience in optical design and development. I am currently working on a variety of optical design projects as an Optical Design Consultant at Riptide Optics, LLC.
My past projects include designing and developing a variety of DLP and LCOS projection systems for both business and home entertainment applications. I also have prior experience designing LED illumination systems, concentrating optics for solar energy applications, as well as optical systems for land mine detection and other remote sensing applications.
Specialties: Optical design and development using Zemax, Code V, LightTools and ASAP; Imaging and illumination design; Colorimetry and vision science; Solar concentrator design; Radiometric measurements and characterization; Image processing and pattern recognition; System development for hyperspectral imaging and laser beam shaping optics.