July 14 | The University of Arizona Wyant College of Optical Sciences Newsletter

    ANNOUNCEMENTS

    FIRST IMAGES FROM THE JAMES WEBB SPACE TELESCOPE

    Congratulations to the many UArizona astronomers, engineers and students—as well as our brilliant alumni and industry partners for your roles in the development, launch and first light of the James Webb Space Telescope. Read more about the UArizona efforts with the JWST. Find JWST first images hereImage Credit: NASA

    UPCOMING EVENTS

    GRADUATE STUDENT ORIENTATION
    Aug. 18 - 19, 2022, Meinel Building

    CLASSES BEGIN
    Aug. 22, 2022

    OSC ALUMNI AND INDUSTRIAL AFFILIATES RECEPTION AT SPIE OPTICS + PHOTONICS 2022 IN SAN DIEGO
    Aug. 23, 2022, 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m., Roy's San Diego Waterfront

    MEDIA MENTIONS

    CONTRACTS & GRANTS

    QUANTUM NETWORKS TO CONNECT QUANTUM TECHNOLOGY (QUANNECQT)
    Principal Investigator: Saikat Guha

    STUDENTS IN THE SPOTLIGHT

    CLARISSA DELEON RECEIVES 2022 JEROME M. PAROS SCHOLARSHIP IN GEOPHYSICAL INSTRUMENTATION

    Clarissa DeLeon was selected as a winner of the 2022 Jerome M. Paros Scholarship in Geophysical Instrumentation by the American Geophysical Union (AGU). Congratulations, Clarissa! Read more.

    MICHAEL GRACE SELECTED AS DARPA RISER

    The Wyant College is pleased to share that Michael Grace, who is slated to defend his Ph.D. dissertation this coming Fall 2022, was selected as a 2022 DARPA Riser—recognizing his work over the last five years on a series of DARPA projects related to quantum limits of super-resolution imaging. Congratulations, Michael! Read more.

    INDUSTRIAL AFFILIATES UPDATES

    OSC ALUMNI AND INDUSTRIAL AFFILIATES RECEPTION | AUG 23

    Wyant College will be hosting an Alumni and Industrial Affiliates Reception, planned in conjunction with the SPIE Optics + Photonics 2022 conference inside the beautiful Marriott Hotel at Roy’s San Diego Waterfront, 333 West Harbor Drive. The reception will be 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. Register for the event here (required by August 19, 2022.)

    SUPERLATIVE STAFF

    WELCOME, RICH

    The Wyant College is pleased to welcome our new Senior Licensing Manager, Rich Weite. You may reach Rich by calling him at 520-626-1698 or using his email at RichardW@tla.arizona.edu. He may also be found in one of his two offices located in Meinel 724 or at the Tech Launch Arizona office (1600 E Idea Lane, Suite 110).

    EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

    Industrial Affiliates Opportunities

    Non-Industrial Affiliates Opportunities

    Find these and more employment opportunities on our website!