Skip to main content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock ( ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Igor Vayshenker Receives 2007 Allen V. Astin Award

Igor Vayshenker, Calibration Leader of the Optical Fiber Power Laboratory, is recognized for his leadership in developing and providing modern standards and measurement services for optical fiber power. Optical fiber power meters are one of the most common forms of test equipment for optical fiber communication networks. Over the past 18 years, Mr. Vayshenker's work has provided critical support to the optoelectronics and telecommunications industries, directly impacting every American who makes a long distance phone call or uses the Internet.


Created September 24, 2009, Updated October 3, 2011