Mr. Thomas Larason is an Electronics Engineer in the Sensor Science Division at NIST. His career at NIST began in 1989 where his work has focused on ultraviolet, visible, and near infrared light sources and sensors. He has collaborated with both university and industry researchers on UV light inactivation of pathogens for drinking water and air. Additional research areas include calibration support for ocean color and lunar spectral measurements.
Lunar Spectral Irradiance (LUSI)
Night Vision Goggle Gain Calibration
Spectral responsivity measurement