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LightPath to Showcase Infrared Aspheric Optics at SPIE Defense and Security Symposium

LightPath Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPTH) will be presenting the latest developments in Molded Infrared Aspheric optics at the SPIE Defense and Security Symposium Navy Opportunity Forum in Orlando, FL from April 5th - 9th in Booth 530.

In addition to exhibiting its products at the conference, LightPath Technologies will be presenting a technical paper on Wednesday, April 7th comparing its molding technologies to traditional infrared aspherical lens manufacturing techniques.

LightPath Technologies is working to bring low cost infrared optics to the defense and commercial infrared markets. LightPath Technologies is targeting such high growth market areas as IR countermeasures, thermography, gas sensing and thermal imaging for commercial night vision systems. These expanding markets have a combined current estimated value of over $2.5 billion.

LightPath's CEO, Jim Gaynor, commented, "LightPath Technologies is making strategic investments in our infrared product line and we are excited about the opportunity to communicate the technical achievements we have made in molding infrared aspheric lenses over the past 24 months at this conference. We believe that molding infrared lenses will become a strategic technology that enables the development of a wider market for infrared technologies."


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