TIm Day, PhD
Tim Day is Vice President and General Manager of DRS Daylight Solutions, a manufacturer of molecular detection and imaging products. He concurrently serves as the executive manager for Daylight Defense, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of DRS Daylight Solutions, established to serve the defense and security markets. Dr. Day has over 25 years of experience in both technical and business management in the photonics industry, having developed extensive patent and product portfolios and transferred numerous products into production. He began his career as a cofounder of New Focus, where he served from 1990 through 2004, concluding with the sale of the company to Bookham Technology. He holds both a BS and an MS in Physics from San Diego State University and a PhD in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University. Dr Day joined the Board of Cold Quanta in 2018.