Ken Kino was named West Coast sales engineer at Deposition Sciences Inc. (DSI), a Santa Rosa, Calif., maker of thin-film optical coatings announced this week. Kino, who has more than 20 years of experience in the optics industry, was formerly an account manager with JDS Uniphase Corp.'s commercial laser division. He has a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from San Jose State University. He will be in charge of sales territories in California, Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia. For sales support or questions about DSI’s optical thin-film products, contact Kino at (510) 791-3181; e-mail: email@example.com.