SPIE Optics + Photonics Conference: 50 Years of Optical Sciences at the University of Arizona

    SPIE Optics + Photonics Conference: 50 Years of Optical Sciences at the University of Arizona
    Date: 
    Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 8:00am - Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 5:45pm
    Address: 

    San Diego Convention Center
    111 W. Harbor Dr.
    San Diego, CA 92101

    Description: 

    In 1964, Aden B. Meinel founded the Optical Sciences Center at the University of Arizona. Over the next 50 years, it grew into one of the world’s leading institutions for research and education in optical sciences and engineering. This special two‐day conference celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Optical Sciences Center, which became the College of Optical Sciences in 2005. Presentations will look back at the history and accomplishments of the center and provide an overview of the current programs of the college.

    Conference chairs: Harrison H. Barrett, John E. Greivenkamp and Eustace L. Dereniak.

    For more information and the full schedule, see the SPIE Optics + Photonics Conference website.