John Patrick Dugan, American Optical engineer. Achievements include patent for projection of two orthoginal reference light planes; patents pending for focus compensating lens for use in extreme temperatures, adjustable focus technique using a moveable weak lens.
Dugan, John Patrick was born on September 19, 1958 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Son of Thomas Patrick and Barbara Jean (Vogel) Dugan.
Bachelor of Science in Physics, Xavier University, 1980. Master of Science in Optics, University Rochester, 1982.
Senior optical engineer, Itek Optical Systems, Lexington, Massachusetts, 1982-1988;
senior optical engineer, Spectra Physics Laserplane, Dayton, Ohio., since 1988.
Counselor disfunctional child Massachusetts Mentor, Boston, 1987-1988. Board member, volunteer Interfiath Food Pantry, Cincinnati, since 1990. Member International Society Optical Engineers.