About us

Brilliant Nanophotonics Inc. is an independent company based in Canada’s national photonics technology capital in Ottawa, ON. We provide technical services in the area of nanophotonics design.

Our mission: We use state-of-the-art software, hardware and design paradigms to produce custom high-performance nanophotonic components for our clients.

Meet our founders

Orad Reshef, PhD

Dr. Orad Reshef is an expert at designing and fabricating nanophotonic components for integrated optics, metasurfaces, and nonlinear optics. He completed his Ph.D. at Harvard University and is currently a research associate at the University of Ottawa.

Joshua Baxter

Joshua Baxter is a Vanier scholar pursuing his Ph.D. at the University of Ottawa and is an expert in computational nanophotonics. His research history is diverse spanning photonic inverse design, nonlinear and quantum nanophotonics, ultrafast laser machining, plasmonics, and deep learning.

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