Labsphere has promoted Dr. Dan Scharpf to the position of VP of Engineering effective immediately. Labsphere provides innovative solutions for a wide range of applications including LED/SSL lighting, remote sensing, imager/consumer camera, automotive, defense and security, health and biomedical optics to both Production and Research environments.
Dr. Scharpf received his B.S. from the University of Dayton in Mechanical Engineering, followed by his Masters and Ph.D. in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Notre Dame. His work experience includes Boeing, Fluent Inc., Southwest Research Institute and DEM Solutions. His technical background covers experimental and numerical analysis of fluid mechanics, rotating machinery, thermal analysis and acoustics.
Labsphere President Scott Gish remarked "Today it gives me great pleasure to announce the official promotion of Dan Scharpf from Director to Vice President of Engineering. Dan originally joined Labsphere in 2009 and has served our company and customers admirably in roles within Sales and Engineering."
Labsphere, Inc. is headquartered in North Sutton, New Hampshire, with a satellite facility in China and a global network of distribution partners. Founded in 1979, it is part of the Halma group of companies. Labsphere specializes in the design and manufacture of high-end light measurement solutions for the LED/SSL lighting industry, uniform light sources and products for remote sensing and imager/consumer camera calibration, diffuse optical coatings and materials including Spectralon®, Spectraflect®, and Permaflect® and instrumentation and reflectance standards for spectroscopy applications. For more information, please visit www.labsphere.com.