JPSA, has announced Dr. Rouzbeh Sarrafi has joined the company as an Applications Engineer in JPSA’s research lab. Dr. Sarrafi brings several years of research experience in materials engineering and materials processing at Southern Methodist University (SMU).
Dr. Sarrafi is an SMU graduate where he received his PhD in Mechanical Engineering with a focus on materials processing. Before joining JPSA, Dr. Sarrafi was the research assistant and later became a research engineer at Center for Laser-Aided Manufacturing at SMU.
Dr. Sarrafi has developed several key enabling laser processes, which are in use by numerous industries, and led to the publication of 18 papers in advanced materials processing. Dr. Sarrafi also received his Bachelor and Master’s degree in Materials Science.
Jeffrey Sercel, Chairman and CTO of JPSA said, “We are pleased to welcome Dr. Rouzbeh Sarrafi as the newest Applications Engineer at JPSA. With his strong background in laser applications, laser-material interaction, and laser-aided manufacturing, he is well suited for developing new processes using ultrashort solid state laser systems in our research lab.”
Dr. Sarrafi will also be responsible for the complete parameterization, setup, and operation of excimer and solid state laser systems to produce quality parts and service for JPSA’s customers.
JPSA’s products and services include UV excimer, DPSS and ultra-fast laser micromachining systems, UV and VUV laser beam delivery systems, laser materials processing development, optical damage testing, and excimer laser refurbishment services. JPSA operates a high-performance laser job shop as well as a systems engineering and manufacturing business.