Perry Edwards, Ph.D.
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Perry is co-founder, President, and CEO of Croptix (Atoptix, Inc.). He received his PhD from the Pennsylvania State University where he focused on developing spectroscopic techniques for biosensing applications and has significant expertise in optical sensor development. He co-founded the company originally in 2013 to commercialize optical imaging and spectroscopy technology developed while at Penn State. He has raised startup funding from Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Central PA and lead the company on two SBIR-type grants from NSF and NIH.