Juris Upatnieks – Inventor of Holography

Date Of Birth: May 7, 1936 Place Of Birth: Riga, Latvia Address: Krasta iela 20, Roja, LV – 3264, Latvia Contact Number: 734 663 9598 E-mail ID: upatnks@netrek.net / jupatnks@latnet.lv Mobile Number: +371 26537108 Designation: Director of Applied Optics Ann Arbor, Professor Bachelor Degree: Electrical Engineering at the University of Akron (1960) Masters Degree: Electrical Engineering in 1965 at the Institute of Science and Technology of the University of Michigan Career Timeline From 1962 to 1964: Published a series of technical papers on Holography 1964: Demonstrated the first 3-D hologram From 1973 to 1993: Adjunct Professor in Environmental Research Institute of Michigan in Ann Arbor. 1975: He was awarded the most prestigious R. W. Wood Prize of the Optical Society of America 1976: Received the Holley Medal of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers 1976: He was named as the “Inventor of the Year” by American Association From 1993 to 2001: Consultant with Applied Optics in Ann Arbor. From 1996 to 2001: Researcher with the faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics at the University of Michigan. 2010: He holds 20 Patents. Inventions: Prevention of double image problem, recording of three-dimensional images, holographic interferometry and holographic sight. Patents: Patent: Calibration of re-configurable inspection machine Patent Number: 20040263840 Issued: December 30, 2004 Patent: Optical method and system for rapidly measuring relative angular alignment of flat surfaces Patent number: 6674521 Issued: January 6, 2004 Patent: Compact holographic sight Patent number: 5483362 Issued On: January 9, 1996 Patent: Compact hologram displays & method of making compact hologram Patent number: 5151800 Issued On : September 29, 1992 Patent: Compact head-up display Patent number: 4711512 Issued On: December 8, 1987 Patent: Method and apparatus for recording and displaying edge-illuminated...

Microsoft announces wearable holograms for its hololens gaming platform

Microsft announced wearable holograms for its hololens gaming platform at an event organized in New york. In this special event an on-stage gaming demonstration was also held. This demonstration displayed a guy wearing the hololens headset using which he battles with scary robots and monsters. This headset displays a lot of weapons and other 3d holographic images which can be controlled by the wearer. The wearer can walk around and play the games using this amazing gaming platform. These wearable Hololens devices will begin shipping from the first quarter on next year. Thanks to Microsoft for bringing such a great innovation in the field of...

Good News! Now, holograms protect handicapped parking spaces

A Russian ad agency has came up with a great idea to prevent people from parking illegally in physically challenged parking spots. 30% of the Russian drivers steal parking spaces of handicapped people without even caring about the signs on the ground. This Russian ad agency have adopted holograms to deter people from stealing parking spaces. Holograms of a real physically challenged guy will appear if anyone tries to park vehicles in spaces meant for handicapped. Holograms appear in front of the driver. Special cameras are used to identify the presence of the disabled sticker on their wind shields.  ...

Google gets patent to add holograms to google glasses

Google filed an application for using holograms with google glass on March, 2014. Google got the patent for using the holographic technology on a wearable device. This technology enables to use holograms in order to project digital images on google glass. The patent was given by United States Patent and Trademark Office. With the help of this latest technology, computer generated images would be superimposed over the current real world view. The use of Holographic technology in an head-mounted device would allow a wearer to enter into an augmented reality....

How to tell if a CD is fake

Step 1: Notice the Bottom The most common ways to check this is to look at the bottom of the disc. When CDs and DVDs are made in the factor the data contained on them is stamped onto the disc and not burned. Step 2: Notice at the Hologram labels Nowadays hologram labels are in trend and holograms are being used on CD’s to prevent duplication. Take a look at the hologram labels affixed on the product. Hologram makes duplication of CD’s impossible....

Hologram Manufacturers in India

Hologram Manufacturers in India are playing a vital role in packaging Today holographic technology has been used everywhere. Holograms play a vital role in the field of packaging. They are not only used to protect brands, documents and products against counterfeiters, but also applying holograms on their products ensures that products are eye catchy to the customers. Capturing customer’s attention happens to be a considerable challenge in today’s market. Hologram Manufacturers in India have been consistent in offering these kinds of creative Hologram products. Holographic products are vibrant in appeal. Due to the distinctive decorative edge of holograms, they can easily capture the attention of customers with in no time. Continuous research and innovation of holography and manufacturing technologies have led to new products like holographic films and embossed holographic materials. These creative hologram products offer infinite variety of 3D visual effects ranging from bright and stunning to more subtle graphics. When it comes to hologram manufacturers in India, Matrix Technologies is one of the pioneering companies who have been successfully innovating new products. It has been lucrative in fulfilling the needs of customers by offering a wide range of holograms and its allied...

Use holograms and prevent duplication

In today’s market there are hundreds and thousands of products duplicated every single day. So, fighting against duplication and forgery becomes highly impossible. We have a simple solution for it, which are holograms. Application of holograms makes product duplication impossible. Holograms are 3 dimensional images which are made from flat artworks.  They are one of the best dependable solutions which help in protecting brand and promotion of brands/products. Holograms cannot be duplicated easily. In order to produce a hologram a hologram masters must be developed...

Hologram Stickers cannot be duplicated

Click Here to Send an Enquiry for hologram stickers Hologram Stickers are mainly used for the purpose of entertainment and authentication. There are thousands of products and brands which are being duplicated and replicated nowadays. Promotion of fake products has become one of the greatest trends. Black marketers sell fake products at the prices equal or near to the original products. They are not only making easy bucks but, they are also spoiling the image of original brands and products. Hologram Stickers play a vital role in protecting the original brands and products against duplication. Nefarious activities of counterfeiters can be easily reduced since hologram stickers cannot be duplicated...
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