Manufacturing of gradient index lenses for ophthalmic applications

Jonathan D. Ellis, Daniel R. Brooks, Kaitlin T. Wozniak, Gustavo A. Gandara-Montano, Elizabeth G. Fox, K. J. Tinkham, Sam C. Butler, Len A. Zheleznyak, Mark R. Buckley, Paul D. Funkenbusch, Wayne H. Knox

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Scopus citations


Intra-Tissue Refractive Index Shaping (IRIS) is a scalable manufacturing process where a femtosecond laser can be used to photo-modify the refractive index of an ophthalmic material, including hydrogels for contact lenses and intra-ocular lenses, and native cornea.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOptical Design and Fabrication, OFT 2017
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781943580316
StatePublished - 2017
EventOptical Design and Fabrication, OFT 2017 - Denver, United States
Duration: Jul 9 2017Jul 13 2017

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
VolumePart F56-OFT 2017
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherOptical Design and Fabrication, OFT 2017
Country/TerritoryUnited States

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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