Feb. 2 | The University of Arizona College of Optical Sciences Newsletter


    OSC Presentations at Festival of Books

    College of Optical Sciences at the Tucson Festival of Books

    OSC will be participating in the Science City portion of the Tucson Festival of Books, presenting four fascinating open lectures and numerous optics demonstrations on March 11.

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    Feed Your Genome

    Imagine a world in which nutrition and exercise recommendations are designed for YOU, and not the average person.  Join the University of Arizona Nutritional Sciences Department Feb. 22-24, and learn how to "feed your genome."

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    OSC Team Invents & Licenses Tunable Laser Technology

    OSC Team Invents Tunable Laser Technology

    A team consisting of Professor Mahmoud Fallahi, Research Professor Chris Hessenius, and Postdoctoral Researcher Michal Lukowski invented a new tunable laser technology and licensed it to startup TPhotonics, Inc.

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    The Quantel Laser: Bright Ideas Competition

    The OSA Foundation (OSAF) and Quantel Laser are excited to launch the Bright Ideas Competition, giving students, scientists, engineers and entrepreneurs the opportunity to compete for a laser system from Quantel Laser's portfolio of products. This is an opportunity to compete for $30,000 USD in laser equipment from Quantel Laser.

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    A Day of Laser Fun

    College of Optical Sciences - Student Optics Chapter - Laser Fun Day

    The long-awaited and ever-popular Laser Fun Day will be taking place from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on Sat., March 25 at the College of Optical Sciences. 

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    Upcoming Events

    Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Info Session

    Feb. 6, 5 p.m., Meinel 307

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    Colloquium: Markus Raschke

    Feb. 9, 3:30-5 p.m., Meinel 307

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    Media Mentions

    Faculty Distinctions

    Miller Selected as a Fulbright Specialist

    Joseph M. Miller, professor of optical sciences and chair of ophthalmology and vision science, was recently selected as a Fulbright Specialist as part of the Fulbright Scholar Program.

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    Alumni Dispatches

    OSC Alumnus' Optics Help Spot Asteroid

    Asteroid hunters with the Catalina Sky Survey discovered a "surprise" asteroid using a new camera system. The camera's optics were designed by OSC Alumnus Richard Buchroeder, Ph.D., 1976.

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    Industrial Affiliates Updates

    Spring IA Workshop & Showcase

    Spring 2017 OSC Industrial Affiliates Corporate Showcase & Workshop

    All OSC Industrial Affiliates should have received an email invitation with full event and registration details. 

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    Welcome, USU Research Foundation/Space Dynamics Lab

    We are happy to greet USU Research Foundation/Space Dynamics Lab, joining our Industrial Affiliates program as a Leadership partner. The mission of the Research Foundation is to create and implement advanced technological solutions that benefit society. 

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