Physical Optics Corporation
Physical Optics Corporation (POC) is a systems integrator of advanced technology serving military and defense, homeland security, and selected commercial markets. Since our founding in 1985, POC has grown to over $93M (2018) in revenue, with over 270 employees, including 30 Ph.D.’s and 85 engineers. POC is a highly innovative, employee-owned company that has launched seven spin-off companies and holds over 160 issued patents worldwide, covering 60 technologies.
As POC moves forward, it will continue its work in innovative research and development, focusing on several strategic thrust areas and advanced programs. This includes developing and producing next generation airborne systems, such as flight data recorders, data transfer systems, mass storage units, and mission computer systems for both military and commercial platforms. Other areas of growth include ground systems, maritime systems, cyber, EW/RF, x-ray nondestructive inspection, and unmanned and intelligent deep learning systems.