John S. Loomis

Associate Professor
Full-Time Faculty
School of Engineering: Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering


  • Ph.D., Optical Sciences, University of Arizona, 1980
  • M.S., Optical Sciences, University of Arizona, 1977
  • M.S., Physics, University of Illinois, 1968
  • B.S., Physics, Case Institute of Technology, 1966

Professional Activities

  • Association for Computing Machinery
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
  • Optical Society of America
  • The International Society for Optical Engineers

Research Interests

  • Computer graphics
  • Ellipsometry
  • Interferometry
  • Machine vision and image analysis
  • Multilayer optical coatings
  • Optical aberration theory
  • Optical design and testing