Peter Connor

Engineering Consultant
BSc – Physics, BE, MS

Peter has been with KiwiStar Optics for 17 years, working in a variety of technical and senior management roles. With a background in physics and engineering, he has contributed to many successful KiwiStar projects. Peter previously had 25 years’ experience in research management and the commercialisation of advanced technologies.

  1. The AAO's Gemini High-Resolution Optical Spectrograph (GHOST) concept. Michael Ireland, Peter Connor, et al. SPIE September 2012
  2. Manufacturing process for the WEAVE prime focus corrector optics for the 4.2m William Hershel Telescope. Emilie Lhome, Peter Connor, et al. SPIE July 2016