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Title: Sandia technology & entrepreneurs improve Lasik

Abstract

Former Sandian Dan Neal started his company, WaveFront Sciences, based on wavefront sensing metrology technologies licensed from Sandia National Laboratories and by taking advantage of its Entrepreneurial Separation to Transfer Technology (ESTT) program. Abbott Medical Optics since acquired WaveFront and estimates that one million patients have improved the quality of their vision thanks to its products. ESTT is a valuable tool which allows Sandia to transfer technology to the private sector and Sandia employees to leave the Labs in order to start up new technology companies or help expand existing companies.

Authors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
SNL (Sandia National Laboratories (SNL), Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA (United States))
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1121326
Resource Type:
Multimedia
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
99 GENERAL AND MISCELLANEOUS; LASIK; SURGERY; MIRROR; VISION; TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER; SANDIA NATIONAL LABORATORIES

Citation Formats

Neal, Dan, and Turner, Tim. Sandia technology & entrepreneurs improve Lasik. United States: N. p., 2013. Web.
Neal, Dan, & Turner, Tim. Sandia technology & entrepreneurs improve Lasik. United States.
Neal, Dan, and Turner, Tim. Thu . "Sandia technology & entrepreneurs improve Lasik". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1121326.
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