Stuart W. Singer

Stuart W. Singer

Sr. Technical Director
Ruda Cardinal, Inc.

Stuart Singer is the Sr. Technical Director of Ruda-Cardinal, Inc. (RCI) located in Tucson, Az. RCI is a leader in the field of Optical Engineering, specializing in rapid prototyping and creative solutions to unique and complicated optical challenges. Prior to joining RCI Stuart was the Sr. Vice President & Chief Technical Officer of Schneider Optics Inc., the US subsidiary of the famous Joseph Schneider Optische Werke GmbH located in Bad Kreuznach, Germany. Prior to joining Schneider in 1994, Stuart managed the Optical Engineering & Optical Fabrication Departments at Loral Fairchild Systems in Syosset, New York, with emphasis on the design and fabrication of optical systems for Space and Defense. Stuart has authored numerous optical engineering articles for many of the Optical Societies and has also taught numerous Optical Engineering Tutorials over the last 30 years. Winner of a 2012 Emmy Award for optics. Stuart is a Senior Member of the SPIE Society for Optical Engineering.