Dr. Gleb Vdovin

received his  masters degree in Optical Engineering  in 1986 from the Leningrad Institute of Fine Mechanics and Optics (USSR), and his PhD in 1996 from Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands, with thesis  "Adaptive mirror micromachined in silicon".

He is a founder of  OKO Technologies, a company that develops and produces   adaptive optical components and systems since 1997.

In 1997 he received Rudolph Kingslake Medal and Prize form SPIE.  Some work  published by Dr. G. Vdovin  received  citation index of higher than  100.