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Deep Photonics

Deep Photonics Corporation (DPC) designs and manufactures innovative solid-state fiber lasers for micro-machining and medical applications.

  • Stage Product In Development
  • Industry Semiconductors
  • Location Bend, OR, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded December 2003
  • Employees 4
  • Website

Company Summary

DPC's advantage is through the combination of two multi-patented technologies: (1) Packeted Picosecond Pulse (P3) fiber laser; and (2) a proprietary DUV crystal.

The patented P3 technology combines precision material removal that greatly reduces defects, precision depth control, and up to 4 times the processing speed of existing lasers for micromachining applications.

The crystal generates DUV wavelengths at high power without degradation.


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    Bruce Martin Juhola

    In addition to DPC responsibilities, currently an Executive Coach of CEOs through Vistage International. Before that, a partner at Rimrock Partners LLC, an M&A advisory company in Bend, OR. Prior to that, a founder and CEO of Microbar Inc., a semiconductor equipment company in Sunnyvale, CA. Before that, 20 years in various management positions at Raychem, a materials science company located in Menlo Park, CA. Education - BS ChE and MBA.

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    Theodore Alekel
    President & CTO

    Co-founder, President and CTO of DPC. Before that, CEO of InPhase Crystal, an innovative laser and optical component company. Also President of Iridian, an optoelectronics technology firm and Business Unit Manager for VLOC/II-IV, Laser Crystal Products division.
    Education: Ph.D., Chemistry/Optical Materials from Oregon State University.


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    Wayland Brill, Enterprise Law Group in Menlo Park, CA
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    Carl Welander CPA PC in Bend, OR

Previous Investors

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    DK Kim
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    Daehong Technew