Hopkins Center for Optical Design & Engineering


Steering Committee

Jannick Rolland

Rolland, Jannick

Brian J. Thompson Professor of Optical Engineering
Professor of Optics and Biomedical Engineering
Professor in the Center for Visual Science

Director of R.E. Hopkins Center for Optical Design & Engineering
Director of NSF/IUCRC: Center for Freeform Optics

rolland@optics.rochester.edu | (585) 273-4040
505 Goergen Hall

Interests: Optical System Design; Instrumentation and System Engineering; Optical Coherence Tomography; Head Worn Displays

Julie Bentley

Bentley, Julie

Associate Professor of Optics
bentley@optics.rochester.edu | (585) 273-1687
407 Goergen Hall

Interests: Optical Design; Engineering

John Lambropoulos

Lambropoulos, John

Professor of Mechanical Engineering and of Materials Science
Director, Materials Science Program
Senior Scientist in the Laboratory for Laser Energetics

Department Chair of Materials Science Program
john.lambropoulos@rochester.edu | (585) 275-4070
236 Hopeman

Interests: Micromechanics; Mechanics & Materials Issues in Optics Manufacturing; Defect Generation During Crystal Growth

Per Adamson

Adamson, Per

Director and the Coordinator of the Teaching Labs
adamson@optics.rochester.edu | (585) 275-7762
533 Wilmot Bldg

Jessica DeGroote Nelson

Nelson, Jessica DeGroote

Adjunct Assistant Professor
jnelson@optimaxsi.com | (585) 265-1020


Schnitzler, Maria

Sponsored Research Administrator and Graduate Admissions Coordinator for the Institute
schnitzl@optics.rochester.edu | (585) 273-1155
315 Wilmot