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"Extreme" Engineering Innovation Launches High-tech FirmAn idea born in the labs of Ohio Eminent Scholar Andrew Steckl led to the birth of Cincinnati's newest high-tech company -- Extreme Photonix. The company was started by Steckl, Gieringer Professor of Solid State Microelectronics in the electrical and computer engineering and computer science department. Research Corporation Technologies (RCT) of Tuscon, Ariz., recently announced it would support the company's research and development so prototype products can be made.Extreme Photonics