The following is a list of resources related to the Photonics Industry and Florida business. If you would like to have your organization listed here, please contact us.

The companies listed here are supporters/members of the FPC.  Some have agreed to provide a discount on their products or service to FPC members. Please patronize these companies and be sure to ask for the FPC discount when contacting them

  • Career Source Florida
  • OP-TEC  OP-TEC, The National Center for Optics and Photonics Education, is a consortium of two-year colleges, high schools, universities, national laboratories, industry partners, and professional societies funded by the National Science Foundation’s Advanced Technological Education (ATE) program.
  • Laser and Fiber Optics Regional Center (LASER-TEC)  – A National Science Foundation Advanced Technological Education Center comprised of community and state colleges, universities, high schools and technical centers, trade associations, and laser and fiber optic (LFO) companies
  • Laser U – Use of Lasers in Advanced Manufacturing. LIA has created “Laser U,” with courses on everything from the main types of lasers used for manufacturing, through review of hybrid laser arc welding, to the basics of ultrafast laser machining.
  • Photonics Media
  • Photonics Online
  • Photonics Dictionary
  • Engineering Fundamentals – An engineer’s reference
  • LuxPop – Handy optical values and calculations
  • Optosenso – Sources of optical design and engineering
  • Don Klipstein – Multi-level, extensive source of information on lasers at undergraduate level
  • Wendy Carlos – Fresh perspectives on color vision
  • VizCheck – A method to enhance your information’s visibility for the color-blind
  • Unusual and elegant amateur telescopes
  • Akiyoshi’s Optical illusions

If you are a photonics company looking to connect with Florida business resources, schedule time with the FPC Program Director to discuss your business needs.


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