Carlos Dorronsoro (M.S. Optical Physics '96, M.S. Vision Science '03, PhD Vision Science '09) is, since 2006, Research Associate at the Institute of Optics, Spanish National Research Council (CSIC, Madrid), and has a broad industrial experience in precision and ophthalmic optics, optical design, optical manufacturing, optical metrology & testing, Image Processing and camera calibration. He is responsible for Technology Transfer in the VioBio group.
Prior to his work for CSIC, Dorronsoro worked during 8 years for the Low-light vision laboratory of the Spanish Navy Research and Development Center (CIDA) and previously with various optics companies such as Leica (Switzerland), Lep (Spain) or Lenticon Laboratories (Spain). He has also been involved in management and control of international research projects and industrial collaborations, as well as in establishing research strategies in optics and photonics at an european level (WEU, now EDA).
He is Vice-President of the Visual Sciences Comitee of the Spanish Optical Society (sedoptica), and co-founder of two spin-off companies. Carlos Dorronsoro holds several patents related to optics and vision and has published in the most important journals of the field. In 2003 he obtained a young investigator award from the Spanish Optical Society (2003).