Professor Thomas Bifano
 
   
 

Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Boston University since 1988.

Director of the Boston University Photonics Center (BUPC). Annual report here.

Chair of the Boston University Manufacturing Engineering Department from 1999-2006.

Professor Bifano's research focuses on modeling, design, production, and use of micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS) in optical applications. He is a founder and CTO of Boston Micromachines Corporation in Cambridge, MA, a leading producer of deformable mirrors for applications in astronomy, bio-imaging, and defense.

 

 
   
 

BOSTONIA Article: Seeing into Space

Aberration compensation in aplanatic solid immersion lens microscopy, Optics Express

Focusing polychromatic light through strongly scattering media, Optics Express

Focusing through dynamic scattering media, Optics Express

Adaptive imaging: MEMS deformable mirrors, Nature Photonics

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Director, BU Photonics Center

Room 936, 8 Saint Mary's Street, Boston, MA 02215

617-353-8908 | tgb@bu.edu

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