DISRUPTIVE SOLAR ENERGY & LIGHTING INNOVATIONS
Dr. Sergey Vasylyev
Dr. Sergey Vasylyev is CEO, President and Founder at Lucent Optics. Having an academic background and PhD in physics and mathematics, Sergey has published over 40 scientific and technical papers in the fields of space physics, solar energy and information technology earlier in his career.
Having subsequently dedicated over 15 years to inventing and developing new technologies in business startup environment, Sergey has been awarded more than 30 U.S. patents and has about 30 pending patent applications in the areas of information technology, IOT, solar concentrators and photovoltaics, daylighting, solid-state lighting, electronic displays, backlights and photonics.
Sergey is a world-class expert in concentrating solar power, light guiding illumination systems and micro-optical components. His expertise also includes strategic IP planning and protection, technology novelty evaluation and due diligence. Sergey is a life member of the American Solar Energy Society (ASES) and a co-founder of the Ukrainian National Section of the International Solar Energy Society (ISES). He earned his Ph.D. from the Main Astronomical Observatory of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine in 1996.