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Elina Kasman

Optics Fabrication Specialist
X-ray Science Division

Argonne National Laboratory
9700 S. Cass Ave
Building 401-B3154

(630) 252-9395 • 847-977-4655 • email


Crystal optics fabrication and R&D as part of the Optics Group.

R&D Process Development Engineer, Engis Corporation

Developed surface preparation processes on single crystal semiconductor materials, including sapphire, SiC, silicon, germanium GaN. with focus on surface finish, subsurface damage, and flatness.

Selected Publications

Waste reduction in lapping sapphire and other compound semiconductor materials

Agile micromirrors with three degrees of freedom manufactured with liquid MEMS technology


2001 MS Electrical Engineering, University of Illinois at Chicago

1999 BS Electrical Engineering, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology


Product Development Engineer, Optibionics Corporation

Research and Development of future generation ASR® (artificial silicon retina) devices.

, Microfabrication Applications Lab, UIC
Designed and implemented micro- and nano- fabrication processes. Trained external and internal lab users. Oversaw proper operation of lab, including budget issues.