Optical Test Engineer
Santa Clara, California
Optical Test and Measurement Engineer
December 2015 to February 2018
February 2014 to November 2015
Los Gatos, CA
Optical Engineering Intern
October 2012 to December 2013
The University of Arizona
October 2012 to June 2013
Optical Engineering Intern
June 2012 to August 2012
Foothill Ranch, CA
-Works on display lithography tools-Helps train technicians on how to align the optics-Troubleshoots any issues that arise during the alignment (whether they be optical, electrical, mechanical, software, etc.)-Writes optical test software in Python to help the alignment process -Works on display lithography tools-Helps train technicians on how to align the optics-Troubleshoots any issues that arise during the alignment (whether they be optical, electrical, mechanical, software, etc.)-Writes optical test software in Python to help the alignment process
What company does Kevin Duperret work for?
Kevin Duperret works for Applied Materials
What is Kevin Duperret's role at Applied Materials?
Kevin Duperret is Optical Test Engineer
What industry does Kevin Duperret work in?
Kevin Duperret works in the Semiconductors industry.
Optical Test Engineer @ Applied Materials -Works on display lithography tools-Helps train technicians on how to align the optics-Troubleshoots any issues that arise during the alignment (whether they be optical, electrical, mechanical, software, etc.)-Writes optical test software in Python to help the alignment process Santa Clara, CaliforniaOptical Test and Measurement Engineer @ DigiLens, Inc -Performed R&D work for the design of augmented reality displays for cars, motorcycles, and airplanes using holographic waveguide technology-Created test setups for measuring all aspects of the waveguides- image quality, field-of-view, uniformity, contrast, diffraction efficiency, pitch alignment, cell flatness, transmittance, etc. -Made an optical simulation software in Python that uses Zernike polynomials to model the wavefront error at the exit pupil of an optical system-Was responsible for overseeing the alignment process of a aerospace heads-up-display project, as well as the verification and final system testing for every waveguide combiner shipped-Has coded in Python every day- mainly doing image processing work along various other work (controlling linear stages, analyzing data, etc.) From December 2015 to February 2018 (2 years 3 months) Sunnyvale, CAOptical Engineer @ SA Photonics Served as the optical and quality engineer for manufacturing high-end head mounted displays (similar technologies as Google Glass, but primarily for the military purposes)-Developed optical quality tests for optical resolution (MTF), distortion, field of view, luminance and color chromaticity which were performed on every HMD produced by the company-Provided Code V (optical simulation software) analysis needed for HMD developmentServed as API (advanced project interface) for two SBIR Phase 2 projects on using colored and stereo symbology in aircraft augmented reality displays for the U.S. Air ForceDesigned a diffraction-limited microscope in Code V using off-the-shelf lenses for another SBIR Phase 2 project, then built a prototype along with a Koehler illumination moduleCoded in MATLAB every single day for writing HMD test software and for colorimetry research (mainly doing image processing work) From February 2014 to November 2015 (1 year 10 months) Los Gatos, CAOptical Engineering Intern @ DMetrix, Inc Helped design and prototype a six objective array microscope for large format scanning-Built a microscope with equal image quality as a commercial Nikon microscope with brightfield and epi-fluorescence imaging using Kohler illumination capable of scanning 3x5 inch slidesImproved the precision and accuracy of a spectroscopy testing setup-Used MATLAB to analyze large sets of spectrometer data and correct for different sources of noise as well as to analyze the image quality of the prototype microscopeModeled the microscope and spectroscopy setups in SolidWorksRepresented DMetrix at a campus recruiting event From October 2012 to December 2013 (1 year 3 months) Tucson, AZResearch Assistant @ The University of Arizona Performed a research study in infrared spectroscopy-Measured the light reflected off a sample at two discrete IR wavelengths, using both traditional and cold sky imagingAssisted with polarization research by finding the Mueller matrix of an optical systemOrganized research labs for Professor Dereniak- former president of SPIE From October 2012 to June 2013 (9 months) Tucson, AZOptical Engineering Intern @ Oakley Designed and prototyped a system for optical resolution (MTF) testingConstructed a system for taking spectroscopy measurements as an independent project which is currently being used in research at OakleyNegotiated with optics companies for the purchase of a large MTF testing machineSupported engineers and technicians with testing in R&D From June 2012 to August 2012 (3 months) Foothill Ranch, CA
Introversion (I), Sensing (S), Thinking (T), Perceiving (P)
1 year(s), 3 month(s)
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