National Academy of Engineering (NAE)

The University of Arizona, James C. Wyant College of Optical Sciences is proud to host a 2022 National Academy of Engineering (NAE) Regional Meeting.

Wednesday, March 30, 2022

The University of Arizona
James C. Wyant College of Optical Sciences

NAE Regional Meeting Location & Time
Lunar & Planetary Laboratory
Kuiper Auditorium 308
1629 E. University Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85721

9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | NAE Business Meeting (NAE Members, only)
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Public Symposium | Kuiper Auditorium 308
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. | Public Reception | Kuiper Building, 3rd Floor Atrium

NAE Symposium: Innovations in High Contrast, High Resolution Imaging Technologies

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This meeting will explore the latest advances in high contrast, high resolution imaging technologies enabling unprecedented breakthroughs in scientific exploration, ranging from new coronagraphs and techniques for exoplanet discovery to deep tissue in-vivo brain imaging.

For NAE members and speakers, the morning will include a special tour. Following the NAE Business Meeting, there will be a lunch for NAE members and speakers, with the open Scientific Meeting starting at 1PM.

RSVPs are Closed

For those unable to travel, we have established a non-interactive meeting webinar link.


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For questions about the NAE meeting and planning, please contact Carol Altizer at