Daniel Birch

Daniel Birch
  • Biography

    Daniel earned his Ph.D. and did postdoctoral work in oceanography, where he studied mathematical models for plankton distributions and mixing in the ocean. After taking a few years to teach high school physics, Daniel returned to research and currently works on developing innovative lighting technologies at MERL.

  • MERL Publications

    •  Brand, M.E., Birch, D.A., "Data-driven freeform irradiance tailoring", OSA Optical Design and Fabrication Congress, ISSN: 978-1-943580-60-6, June 2019.
      BibTeX Download PDFAbout TR2019-043
      • @inproceedings{Brand2019jun,
      • author = {Brand, Matthew E. and Birch, Daniel A.},
      • title = {Data-driven freeform irradiance tailoring},
      • booktitle = {OSA Optical Design and Fabrication Congress},
      • year = 2019,
      • month = jun,
      • issn = {978-1-943580-60-6},
      • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2019-043}
      • }
    •  Brand, M.E., Birch, D.A., "Freeform irradiance tailoring for light fields", Optics Express, DOI: 10.1364/OE.27.00A611, Vol. 27, No. 12, pp. A611-A619, May 2019.
      BibTeX Download PDFAbout TR2019-019
      • @article{Brand2019may,
      • author = {Brand, Matthew E. and Birch, Daniel A.},
      • title = {Freeform irradiance tailoring for light fields},
      • journal = {Optics Express},
      • year = 2019,
      • volume = 27,
      • number = 12,
      • pages = {A611--A619},
      • month = may,
      • doi = {10.1364/OE.27.00A611},
      • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2019-019}
      • }