- Electro-Optical Sciences Hires Commercialization VP
Electro-Optical Sciences (EOS) Inc. of Irvington, N.Y., announced the appointment of Tina Cheng-Avery to its senior management team as vice president of commercialization, a new position. She joins EOS from Pierre Fabre Dermo-Cosmetique USA/Genesis Pharmaceutical, where she served as vice president of marketing and managed several skin-care product lines distributed through dermatologist and plastic surgeon offices. Previously, Cheng-Avery was global marketing director for skin care at Elizabeth Arden Inc. She has also served as vice president of marketing for Wella Personal Care of North America, group product director at Johnson & Johnson's Neutrogena Corp., and associate brand manager for Aveeno at S.C. Johnson & Family Inc. EOS manufactures the MelaFind, a handheld imaging device that emits light at multiple wavelengths to diagnose the early stages of melanoma, a skin cancer.
- Electromagnetic radiation detectable by the eye, ranging in wavelength from about 400 to 750 nm. In photonic applications light can be considered to cover the nonvisible portion of the spectrum which includes the ultraviolet and the infrared.
- The technology of generating and harnessing light and other forms of radiant energy whose quantum unit is the photon. The science includes light emission, transmission, deflection, amplification and detection by optical components and instruments, lasers and other light sources, fiber optics, electro-optical instrumentation, related hardware and electronics, and sophisticated systems. The range of applications of photonics extends from energy generation to detection to communications and...
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