New York Photonics

We’re all on the same wavelength here: Yours.

Responsible for world-changing technologies like television, instant copying, fiber optics and consumer photography, New York businesses and research centers are now developing—and exporting around the world—breakthrough applications for integrated photonics, adaptive optics, high-speed communications, geo-spatial imaging, photonic computing, nanolithography, and biomedical imaging. Look to New York Photonics as your organization for problem solving, with a collaborative ethic that maintains rigorous standards and understands the importance of speed to market.

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Member Directory

With the ability to browse current RRPC members by name, the Member Directory is an essential resource for the photonics community.

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Find A Solution

Have an idea or need one? Come to New York. You’ll find expertise in materials science, optic design and precision manufacturing.

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Careers in Optics

Opportunities exist at all levels, from optical, mechanical and electro-optics engineers and technicians to sales, marketing and support-level jobs.

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Recent News .

New York Photonics is a not-for-profit organization founded to promote and enhance the New York State optics, photonics and imaging industry by fostering the cooperation of business, academia and government.

2024 Luminate / New York Photonics Tech Fast Pitch – April 11th!

The highly anticipated annual event, where the new Nextcorps/Luminate cohort of entrepreneurs present their technical issues to New York Photonics...

New York Photonics 2023 Annual Meeting

Investors are looking more closely at Rochester thanks to strong optics industry January 22, 2024 — More than 140 people...

Saying good-bye to Gary Conners

Gary was born on February 15, 1936, the son of Hamilton and Jessie Conners of East Rochester, NY. His father...


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