Library and media

Peer-reviewed articles and abstracts

Durr NJ, Dave SR, Lim D, et al. Quality of eyeglass prescriptions from a low-cost wavefront autorefractor evaluated in rural India: results of a 708-participant field studyBMJ Open Ophthalmology2019;4:e000225. doi:10.1136/ bmjophth-2018-000225

N. J. Durr, et al. “Design and Clinical Evaluation of a Handheld Wavefront Autorefractor” Optom. Vis. Sci., vol. 92, no. 12, pp. 1140–1147, Dec. 2015.

E. Lage, et al. “Visual acuity evaluation with refractions prescribed by a novel low-cost wavefront aberrometer” Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci., 2015, vol. 56, p. 3570.

N. J. Durr, et al. From Unseen to Seen: Tackling the Global Burden of Uncorrected Refractive Errors. Annual Review of Biomedical Engineering, Vol. 16:131-153, Jul. 2014

E. Lage, et al. “Evaluation of a low-cost wavefront aberrometer for measuring refractive errors” Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci., 2014, vol. 55, p. 2718.

Media highlights

Scott, Paul. “Up to 2.5 Billion People Need Glasses: Can This Hardware Innovation Deliver?” Next Billion. June 21, 2018. Accessed June 26, 2018.

PlenOptika CEO Dr Shivang Dave keynotes New England College of Optometry 2018 Visionaries Event

Matheson, Rob. “Startup aims to make vision care more accessible in developing world” MIT News. January 10, 2018. Accessed January 10, 2018.

“PlenOptika to Release QuickSee Wavefront Refractor” Vision Monday. January 25, 2018. Accessed January 25, 2018.

Belfiore, Michael. “This Handheld Device Can Give You an Eye Exam in Seconds” Bloomberg Businessweek. November 20, 2017. Accessed December 7, 2017.

Schiller, Ben. “These Three Hardware Innovations Are Poised To Transform Lives In The Developing World” Fast Company. July 7, 2017. Accessed September 13, 2017.

Day, Adrienne. “Fellow Visionaries.” DEM+ND ASME Global Development Review. April 15, 2017. Accessed June 19, 2017.

Duggan, Melissa. “Investors and Entrepreneurs Connect at 4th Annual Impact Investing Showcase.” Social Innovation Forum. April 08, 2016. Accessed June 19, 2017.

France, Julie. “PlenOptika inspires Columbus.” Columbus CEO (March 2016): 12

Time for Innovation.” Connect—Newsletter of IUSSTF (September 2014): 17

Olito, Frank. “MIT team develops device to improve eye care for poor.” Boston Globe, March 08, 2014.

“Eyeglass prescription test team advances toward Hult Prize after MIT event.” MIT Sloan News. December 19, 2013. Accessed June 19, 2017.

Marshall, Lauren and Kate Range. “Crime-fighting platform wins President’s Challenge.” Harvard Gazette. May 22, 2013. Accessed June 19, 2017.

Norman, Eric. “Team Eye visit India for field-work research.” M+Visión Consortium. April 04, 2013. Accessed June 19, 2017.