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Friday, September 25 2020

Friday, September 25, 2020 - 12:00pm

Trent will be discussing three projects that he is currently working on: stray light analysis of the FIREBall-2 (Faint Intergalactic-medium Redshifted Emission Balloon) UV balloon telescope, maintaining collimation and pointing of the Large Binocular Telescope (LBT) with the Large Binocular Telescope Organization (LBTO), and working to re-design a UV space telescope called Hyperion.

If anyone would like to learn more about these projects, please join us this Friday, September 25th  from 12:00 – 12:50 p.m. in the OpTea Zoom room!

If anyone would like to volunteer to speak at one of our next community speakers, please complete the following poll if you are willing to participate.

Friday, September 25, 2020 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

The Practical Optics Workshop Optical Design Team and SOCk are proud to offer a series of workshops this fall semester. Zoom link to be posted soon.

This Semester From POW:

LightTools and Lattes

2:00-4:00 PM, September 25th, 2020

Optimization Using Zemax OpticStudio

2:00-4:00 PM, October 9th, 2020

Advanced Topics: Tolerancing in OpticStudio

2:00-4:00 PM, October 23rd, 2020

Advanced Topics: CODE V

2:00-4:00 PM, November 6th, 2020

For more info about our program and to schedule a tutoring session visit our website: