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Stephen D. Jacobs

Senior Scientist
Arts, Sciences, and Engineering

Department of Institute Of Optics

Areas of expertise: Optical Manufacturing, Liquid Crystal Optics

Press contact:
Leonor Sierra

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In the News

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In memory: Stephen D. Jacobs, optical fabrication expert
June 03, 2015
Suitcase Full of Optricks Helps Math, Science Go Down
January 16, 2007

News Releases

New University/Industry Partnership Will Advance Optical Science and Engineering
July 29, 2013

Rochester Optics Research Among Best of '93
July 07, 2003

Super Slurry From Belarus Polishes U.S. Optics
July 02, 2003

Stephen Jacobs' work on novel optical finishing processes is currently centered on mechanisms of material removal for magnetorheololgical finishing. Currently he is conducting research on polymer cholesteric liquid crystal flakes for applications such as electronic paper.