Sales, Microscopy, SA/NT
Andrew has been selling Nikon microscopes in South Australia, and assisting with the support of Nikon Laser Microscopy throughout Australia and New Zealand, for almost 10 years now. He has travelled frequently to Nikon Instruments in Japan for training and is very experienced in all areas of optical microscopy. Andrew is based in Adelaide.
Andrew initially joined Coherent Scientific in 1996, after doing PhD studies at Griffith University, and managed the Physical Science Division before taking up a position with Coherent Inc in Santa Clara, CA in 2001. Between 2001 and 2008 Andrew held a number of positions within Coherent Inc, including Sales Manager for North America for the Lambda Physik subsidiary and Director for Marketing for Instrumentation, OEM, Medical and Graphic Arts market segments. Andrew left Coherent Inc in 2008 to move to Veeco Instruments Metrology and Instrumentation Division as the VP of Strategic Marketing and Business Development, who were acquired by Bruker Corp in 2010. Welcome back Andrew!!
Annie has been part of the administration team at Coherent Scientific since November 2000. She is presently the Service Administration Coordinator and manages all administrative duties within the service department. This involves return to factory repairs and spare parts enquiries/sales.
Sales, Microscopy, NSW (Metro)
The newest addition to our life sciences sales team in NSW!
Laser Microscopy Specialist
The newest member of our Life Sciences team !
Sales, Microscopy, WA
Brad works in the Life Sciences Division and handles sales throughout Western Australia. Brad is well known to many WA customers having been involved in sales and support of Nikon products going right back to 1980.
Sales and Applications Support, Nano
Christian is based in Brisbane and handles sales in the nanotechnology area, with products offered by Bruker, Hysitron, LakeShore and also TMC. Christian is also responsible for servicing lasers in Queensland and northern areas of NSW. He has extensive technical and hands-on laser experience.
Sales, Physical Sciences
Jeshua joined our Physical Sciences group in January 2015, having spent several years working in the photonics industry. He holds a BSc in Physics from the University of South Australia and is responsible for a range of laser and spectroscopy equipment sales.
National Sales Support, Microscopy
Julia has been working for Coherent Scientific in a support role since March 2001 and is primarily responsible for managing Nikon demonstration stock. She has a business degree from the University of SA and can help direct your enquiries within the Life Sciences division.
Julie de Bernardin
Accounts and Reception
Julie splits her time between working in the accounts department and as one of our receptionists.
Sales, Microscopy, QLD
Kieren and Paul Pearce work for Scope Scientific and they supply Nikon's microscopes and related products throughout QLD.
Dr Lachlan McKimmie
After completing a PhD in Chemical Physics followed by a 2 year post-doc stint, Dr Lachlan McKimmie joined Coherent Scientific as one of our field service engineers. Lachlan is based in Melbourne and has extensive optics, electronics and laser experience including ultrafast amplifiers and imaging techniques from confocal to super-resolution. In January 2016 he was appointed as the manager of our service team.
Lidia is Coherent Scientific's Financial Controller and is responsible for all accounting issues and procedures.
Systems Coordinator and Service
Mark is the Systems Coordinator for Coherent Scientific, managing the network and computer systems. Mark also offers technical support for instrument service and software related issues, and is also a factory certified service engineer for Nikon's Laser Microscopy systems.
Microscopy Support NZ
Melanie opened our Auckland office in February 2003 and is responsible for sales in New Zealand's North Island. She has a Master of Science degree and many years experience with Nikon products.
Office Manager and Accounts
Michelle has been with Coherent Scientific since 1989 and been the Office Manager for most of that time, managing the support staff and the company's policies and procedures. She is also currently assisting in the accounts department.
Nick Cole has worked with Coherent Inc lasers for over 25 years, first as an engineer working on the development of the Innova 300 ion laser at Coherent Inc and for the past 20 years as a field service engineer for Coherent Scientific. He has vast experience on many different laser types with many factory service certifications and is based in Sydney.
Norman, along with two colleagues, Dr Paul Wardill and Boris Balin, established Coherent Scientific in August 1989. Norman is the Chairman of the Board. He assists the Managing Director, Andrew and Division Manager, Paul, in the day to day management, business development and sales management of the company. He has a background in Physics research, having previously undertaken PhD studies at the University of Adelaide.
Dr Paul Wardill
Manager, Physical Sciences
Along with Norman Jones and another colleague, Paul established Coherent Scientific in August 1989 after a previous two years in the industry. He is a director and secretary for the company, as well as the Manager of the Physical Sciences Division. He has a PhD in Physics and has written several publications.
Sales, Microscopy, QLD
Paul and Kieren McHugh work for Scope Scientific and they supply Nikon's microscopes and related products throughout QLD.
Sales, Microscopy, Tas
Peter has his own business and handles the sale of our Life Sciences products throughout Tasmania.
Sales, Microscopy, VIC
Rishi operates his own business and sells Nikon microscopes and related equipment throughout Melbourne and regional Victoria. Rishi is well known throughout Victoria selling microscopy equipment for more than a decade.
Dr Robert Woolley
Robert received a degree in Genetics from the University of Wales, Cardiff and was awarded a PhD in Biomedical Sciences from Sheffield University, UK, for studies examining the molecular regulators of neurotransmission. Previously, Robert held the position of Post-Doctoral Research Engineer at Dublin City University where he managed the operations and resources for a newly established biophotonics imaging facility.
Robert joined Coherent Scientific in November, 2013 and will be providing laser microscopy sales support throughout New South Wales, ACT and New Zealand.
Rose is the accounts assistant and is responsible for supporting Lidia in all accounting procedures.
Steve joined us in March 2014, and has experience in various forms of optical spectroscopy, including FTIR and Raman, along with SEM and AFM. Many of you will know him from previous employment at ThermoFisher and JEOL. Steve will be primarily supporting our Bruker AFM and profiler products, in addition to our NeoScope bench-top SEM. When not seen in the lab he can generally be spotted wandering the Blue Mountains.
Teresa has been with Coherent Scientific in 1991. She offers marketing and sales support to the management and sales staff, and is currently also our webmaster and marketing coordinator.
Imports Coordinator and Sales, Life Sciences
Tim has been working with Coherent Scientific since early 2004. He is responsible for sale of Life Sciences consumables and of all WPI products. Tim is also our Imports Coordinator, managing the transit of all goods from our suppliers to you.
Sales, Microscopy, ACT/NSW, NZ
After working overseas for several years, we are really happy to welcome Tony back to our team. With training as a Medical Technician in Histology, Microbiology and Immunology, and having worked selling Nikon since 1986, Tony has a wealth of experience and knowledge, and needs no introduction to many of you. He will be covering regional NSW and ACT as well as the South Island of New Zealand.