References

  • Dmitrii Chernakov, MSc Thesis: “Design of an optical structure using 3D printed optics”, UEF, Joensuu (2018).
  • Balogun Olufemi, MSc Thesis: “Transferable Nano-optics on Non-planar surfaces”, UEF, Joensuu (2018).
  • B. G. Assefa, T. Saastamoinen, J. Biskop, M. Kuittinen, J. Turunen, and J. Saarinen, ”3D printed plano-freeform optics for non-coherent discontinuous beam shaping”, Optical Review 25, 456-462 (2018).
  • B. G. Assefa, T. Saastamoinen, M. Pekkarinen, J. Biskop, M. Kuittinen, J. Turunen, and J. Saarinen, ”Design and characterization of 3D-printed freeform lenses for random illuminations”, Proc. SPIE 10554, 105541J (2018).
  • Moeen Ghafoor Piracha, MSc Thesis: “Synthesis of high refractive index materials for manufacturing apchromatic lens by 3D printing”, UEF Joensuu (2017).
  • Tanmay Mondal, MSc Thesis: “Calibration of the nozzles of 3D print heads”, UEF Joensuu (2017).
  • B.G. Assefa, T. Saastamoinen, M. Pekkarinen, T. Mondal, P. Silfsten, M. Kuittinen, J. Turunen, and J. Saarinen, “Progress in 3D-printed freeform optics”, OPD2017 Proceedings, Oulu (2017).
  • B.G. Assefa, T. Saastamoinen, M. Kuittinen, J. Turunen, and J. Saarinen, “Design, fabrication and characterization of freeform optics for LED source based specific irradiance distribution”, European Optical Society Annual Meeting (EOSAM 2016) Proceedings, Berlin (2016).
  • B.G. Assefa, T. Saastamoinen, Ruud Hoosemans, M. Kuittinen, J. Turunen, and J. Saarinen, “3D printed freeform optics for specific target irradiance distributions”, OPD2016 Proceedings, Tampere University of Technology, Tampere (2016).
  • B. G. Assefa, Y. Meuret, J. Tervo, T. Saastamoinen, M. Kuittinen, and J. Saarinen,”Evaluation of freeform lens designs for specific target distributions and fabrication using 3D printing”, The Eleventh Japan-Finland Joint Symposium on Optics in Engineering (OIE2015), University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu (2015).
  • I. Basak, K. Päiväsaari, J. Biskop, and J. Saarinen, ”Surface quality measurements of 3D printed optics”, Northern Optics & Photonics 2015 proceedings, University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu, p. 102 (2015).
  • Indranil Basak, MSc Thesis: “Characterisation and comparison of 3D printed and glass moulded optics”, UEF Joensuu (2015).
  • B. G. Assefa, J. Tervo, and J. Saarinen, ”Freeform optics design relaxed by 3D printing”, Northern Optics & Photonics 2015 proceedings, University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu, p. 101 (2015)
  • Brobbey Kofi Jocelyn, MSc Thesis: “Characterization of 3D-Printed Optical Components”, UEF Joensuu (2014).
  • K. Jocelyn, P. Pääkkönen, and J. Saarinen, “Characterization of 3D printed optical components”, OPD2014 Proceedings, Abo Akademi University, Turku (2014).
  • J. Saarinen and R. van de Vrie, “Printed optics usher in new era of manufacturing”, front page main article, EuroPhotonics Winter 2014, December 2014, pp. 18-21B.

Invited talks

  • “3D printing for versitile optics”, 3D Printed Optics and Additive Photonic Manufacturing, Photonics Europe, April 22-26, 2018, Strasbourg, France
  • “3D printing opening up experimental optics design”, the 12th Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Pacific Rim (CLEO-PR), July 31 – August 4, 2017, Singapore
  • “Additive manufacturing for small and medium sized optics”, Topical Meeting on Optical Fabrication and Testing (OF&T), July 9-13, 2017, Denver, OR, USA
  • “Billion droplets harnessed to form 3D printed optics”, OSA Frontiers in Optics, October 18-22, 2015, San Jose, CA, USA
  •  “3D printed optics”, FIRPA 20th Anniversary conference, April 19, 2018, Espoo, Finland