The ability to control the image clarity, color, and intensity of the light that enters the eye can train the person to improve their vision. This has been the basis of many therapeutic solution for conditions such as amblyopia and dyslexia. AlphaMicron is engaged in creating children’s glasses that help doctors create a patient specific treatment for amblyopia (lazy eye) in kids. Combining absorptive and scattering LC technology, AlphaMicron has created glasses that can reduce the visual acuity of one eye enough to help force the use of the other eye.
The idea can be also used to assist the reflex of athletes in various sports where response time and hand-to-eye coordination is paramount.