Features

You'll find in-depth stories on the research activities, academic enterprises and distinguished history of the College of Optical Sciences among the feature articles on the OSC website.
 

Wednesday, February 2, 2015
Honored for contributions to safety and regulation of medical imaging systems College of Optical Sciences alumna and adjunct professor Kyle J. Myers was named one of 67 new members of the prestigious National Academy of Engineering...
Thursday, April 4, 2014
Another Step Toward the World's Most Advanced Solar Telescope At noon on Friday, Feb. 28, a crowd of more than 80 faculty, staff and students rustled around the Meinel Building's basement-level optics shop, surrounded by bulky...
Wednesday, February 2, 2014
Harrison H. Barrett has garnered an astonishing array of honors in the course of his 40-year employment at the University of Arizona College of Optical Sciences, from research prizes to society fellowships to book awards to a Regents...
Thursday, November 11, 2012
College of Optical Sciences Professor Emeritus Bernhard Otto Seraphin, a pioneer in the fields of solid-state physics, semiconductors and solar energy conversion, died on Nov. 18 at the age of 89. Born in Berlin, Germany, on Nov. 4,...
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
Assistant professor of astronomy and of optical sciences Olivier Guyon is officially a genius — at least according to the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, which awards $500,000 fellowships to an elite group of...
Tuesday, October 10, 2012
Hyatt M. Gibbs, distinguished physicist and professor emeritus of optical sciences at the University of Arizona, died Monday, Sept. 3, 2012, in France, from complications due to mesothelioma. He was 74 years old. He earned his B.S....