Our Board of Directors
Yong Fang Zhang
20 years experience with CO2 lasers, from 40 mw to 10 kw, 11 years of leadership role in the industry of RF excited CO2 lasers in the US.
Founder and CEO of Photonic Investments, He founded many companies, among them Melles-Griot, in the electro-optical business in Europe and US and grew them into successful businesses. He has been active in the optics/photonics industry in the US and Europe for close to forty years and has extensive business activities in Asia. He serves on the boards of several companies, publicly held and private.
Carl F Braun Professor of Engineering, Emeritus, California Institute of Technology, Inventor of Ar-ion laser and the first waveguide CO2 laser. Member of National Academy of Sciences (US). Member of the National Academy of Engineering (US), Fellow of IEEE, Fellow of Optical Society of America, and President of Optical Society of America (1988).