Martin G. Cohen Associates
311 Asharoken Avenue
Northport, NY 11768

Phone: (631) 754-0780
Physics Bldg., Room S-232
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-3800

Phone: 631-632-8646

Professional Experience

2005 - Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY
Visiting Scholar, Department of Physics & Astronomy.
1995-2004 Robotic Visions Systems, Inc. (RVSI), Hauppauge, NY
Manufacturer of laser-based, machine-vision inspection systems for the semiconductor industry. Served as Technical Consultant, VP/Director of New Business Development.
1994-1995 Brookhaven National Laboratories, Upton NY
Member of Staff, Technology Transfer Department. Patent and Technology Licensing of BNL intellectual property.
1992-1994 Excel/Quantronix, Hauppauge, NY
Manufacturer of solid state lasers for research, industrial, and medical applications. Vice President/New Business Development, and Program Manager.
1969-1992 Quantronix Corporation, Smithtown, NY
Manufacturer of solid-state lasers for research, industrial, and medical applications. Vice President for Research; General Manager, Laser Business unit.
1964-1969 Bell Telephone Laboratories, Murray Hill, NJ
Member of Technical Staff. Experimental research on laser modulation and beam deflection using the interaction of light and ultrasound, analysis of ultrasonic diffraction, focusing, and harmonic generation using acousto-optic effect. Published 13 papers.

Professional Activities

1979-1991 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics
Program Committee, Publicity Chairman, Steering Committee, Exhibits Chairman.
1988-1993 OPTCON Conference
Steering Committee
1991-1994 Laser and Electro-Optic Manufacturers Association
Board of Directors.
1986-1995 Queensborough Community College, Queens, NY
Lasers and Fiber-Optic Technology Program. Board of Advisors

Professional Societies

  American Physical Society
  Optical Society of America
  Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers
(Laser and Electro-Optics Society)


  Four in laser technology, one in laser surgery


1963 Harvard University, Ph.D., Applied Physics
1958 Harvard University, M.A., Applied Physics
1957 Columbia College, A.B., Physics