CDA works to improve product definition, configuration, and potential business models to reduce risk and provide a basis for developing a competitive project or business plan:

Technical and economic product feasibility

Evaluation of competitive Technologies

Application of new technology to new markets

Manufacturing design to cost or cost reduction.

R & D project planning process.

Product Definition and Development

Production and tooling strategies and plans

My optical R&D innovation expertise, capabilities, and current publications help accelerate the development of new technology. My broad R&D experience with optical technology can be applied to your technology developments to reduce risk and provide increased value.

Curt Deckert

Prior to beginning my consulting practice 37 years ago, Curt Deckert acquired valuable experience working for Northrop, CalComp, Ford Aerospace, and Abbott Labs. Since then I have consulted with over 140 companies. Now as a Certified Management Consultant (CMC) directing the Orange County Technology SIG I have additional academic, commercial, and potential strategic partner  innovation resources.