Research areas

Design and modeling of optical systems 

  • Design of high-quality optical systems for different purposes (micro optics, astronomical optics, etc.)
  • Design of illumination optical system with different light sources, including LED
  • Modeling of optical and optoelectronic systems using optical design software
  • Lightening modeling and visualization

Optical systems and elements testing

  • Computer-aided measurement processing
  • Telescope and large-size optical elements quality testing

Design of optical devices

  • Design of optical units and optical instruments for different purposes (ophthalmology, microscopy, medicine, geodesy, metrology, space telescope, etc.)
  • Development of lightweight large-size optical elements and astronomical mirrors

Automated engineering of optical instruments

Setting up the environment of CAD (AutoCAD, KOMPAS-3D, etc.) for the lifecycle management of the device within the company and automated documentation release

  • Software CADOptix is purposed for design and technical documentation release
  • Automated drawing of lenses and mirrors in KOMPAS-3D

Hologram optics and devices

  • Analysis of the features of imaging properties for discrete digital and computer generated holograms
  • Creation of methods for design and manufacturing physically recorded and computer generated hologram-projectors for using in photolithography process instead of projector lenses
  • Design and manufacturing of devices with diffraction type combiners, such as holographic weapon sights and devices closed to Google glasses

Computational optics

  • Ray tracing through optical elements
  • Automation of optical system design
  • Import / export optical design data (Zemax, OPAL, SARO)
  • Macro programming for Zemax
  • Optimization of geometrical and optical parameters for special optical elements (GRIN lenses, conic lightguides, liquid lenses, etc.)
  • Optical material database

Image processing and analysis

Software development for image processing and analysis:

  • Using basic computer image processing algorithms and their application
  • Methods of image restoration and stabilization
  • Interpolation algorithms, which are used during registration by matrix sensor
  • Methods of 3D images generation