Fred Levinton

Fred is the founder and president of Nova Photonics, Inc. He is a fellow of the American Physical Society, and recipient of their Award for Excellence in Plasma Physics (1997). He invented the motional Stark effect diagnostic in 1989, and is an author of over 100 refereed publications. He received his Ph.D. in physics from Columbia University in 1983.

Jill (Elizabeth) Foley

Jill is a research physicist with Nova Photonics. She received her Ph.D. from Princeton University's Program in Plasma Physics in 2005.

Howard Yuh

Howard is a research physicist with Nova Photonics. He received his Ph.D. in Nuclear Engineering from MIT in 2005.

Ethan Schartman

Ethan is a Research Physicist with Nova Photonics. He received his Ph.D. from the Program in Plasma Physics at Princeton University in 2008.

David Cylinder

Dave is a mechanical engineering specialist. He designs and creates biomimetic aircraft and other robotic systems. He also has extensive experience in spectroscopic plasma diagnostics.

Darrell DiCicco

Darrell specializes in electronics and software systems at Nova Photonics. He holds a degree in physics from Drexel University.

Hannah La Fleur

Hannah is an Optical Engineer with Nova Photonics. She received her B.S. in Optical Engineering and a Certificate in Semiconductors and Electronic Devices from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in 2010.

Tom Guttadora

Tom is a technician at Nova Photonics.


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