Jonathan D. Weiss

Jonathan D. Weiss

Jonathan D. Weiss earned a PhD.in physics from the University of Illinois in Urbana, Illinois. He is currently the Chief Technology Officer for JSA Photonics LLC, a New Mexico high-tech company that specializes in refractometers for inline process control and the measurement of battery state-of-charge. Previously, Jonathan worked at Sandia National Laboratories, where much of his work involved the invention of optical sensors of various kinds. He holds 17 patents for such devices, several of which have been licensed. Before that, he worked as a civilian scientist at the Air force Research Laboratory. He earned a PhD.in physics from the University of Illinois in Urbana, Illinois.

 

Stories by Jonathan D. Weiss

A Fluorescent Long-Line Fiber-Optic Position Sensor

A fluorescent long-line fiber-optic position sensor has been devised for measurement ranges varying from centimeters to many meters where extremely high resolution is not required. The sensor can also measure the position of several objects simultaneously.