Ultrafast Science Experts at Your Service2017-05-19T19:20:02+00:00

Meet our experts

Christian-Yves Côté
Christian-Yves CôtéChief Executive Officer and Founder
Dr. C.Y. Côté is the founder and CEO of Axis Photonique Inc. He has worked over 25 years in the field of photonics, ultrafast science and technology.

He previously served as a research fellow at the Center for Ultrafast Sciences (University of Michigan) and as R&D project manager / group leader at EXFO Electro-Optical Engineering Inc.

He holds a Ph.D. in Physics of INRS-U. of Québec and has authored or co-authored more than 38 publications on femtoscience and ultrafast detection systems.

Marcel Bouvier
Marcel BouvierChief Technology Officer
Mr. Marcel Bouvier brings over 28 years of experience in ultrafast technology. Prior to joining Axis Photonique, he worked at Alcon Laboratories (California, USA), at Intralase Corp. (California, USA) and at Thales Laser (Paris, France).

He is also the creator of the MEDOX Pockels Cell System and the founder of the well-known MEDOX Electro-Optics Inc. (Michigan, USA) in which he acted as president and chief engineer for 13 years.

He holds 3 patents and is the co-author of 11 scientific and technical papers on femtosecond laser technology, Pockels cell drivers and streak cameras.