About Flash Photonics
Flash Photonics sells optical sensing technologies including Raman Spectroscopy, Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS), Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM), and Photoacoustic Spectroscopy systems.
Director of Sales
Kevin Kaye joined Flash Photonics in 2016. Previously, he worked at Litton building laser systems for the DOD, and was at Ocean Optics selling LIBS, Raman, and other systems for 15 years.
Steve Buckley, Ph.D.
Steve Buckley, Ph.D. founded Flash Photonics in 2015. Previously, for 10 years, he was a faculty member at the University of Maryland and U.C. San Diego. He co-founded Photon Machines which built LIBS and laser ablation systems and NIR tunable diode laser systems. In 2012, Photon Machines’ LIBS business was purchased by TSI, and Steve joined TSI as the Director of Market Development.
Stephen Smith, Ph.D.
Stephen Smith, Ph.D. joined Flash Photonics in 2017. He led sales teams at Coherent and Quantel for 20 years before launching his own investment company.