Oct. 11 | The University of Arizona College of Optical Sciences Newsletter

    Announcements

    Assistant Professor Olivier Guyon Wins MacArthur Foundation Fellowship

    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 around 25 U.S. citizens or residents each year.

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    Watts Happenings

    2012 Fall Industrial Affiliates Workshop

    On Oct. 9 and 10, the College of Optical Sciences held its semiannual Industrial Affiliates Workshop, hosting more than 20 companies for faculty and student research presentations, panel discussions and networking opportunities. Recent MacArthur Fellowship winner and associate professor of astronomy and optical sciences Olivier Guyon presented his own work for an appreciative audience on Tuesday afternoon.

    To see photos of the event, please click below.

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    Events

    Community Speakers Series: Brian Wheelwright and Michael Butterfield

    Friday, Oct. 12: Meinel 408/410, noon-1 p.m.

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    OSA Frontiers in Optics

    Sunday, Oct. 14-Thursday, Oct. 18

    Colloquium: Mary A. Peterson

    Thursday, Oct. 24: Meinel 307, 3:30-5 p.m.

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    Students in the Spotlight

    Jungwirth Writes Most Popular Optics Paper

    Ph.D. student Matthew Jungwirth's recent article "Theory and tradespace analysis of a reflective axial adaptive optical zoom system," from the journal Optical Engineering, was the paper downloaded most often from the SPIE Digital Library's "optics" category last month.

    Employment

    Laser Packaging Engineer

    Employer: JDSU

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    Laser Development Engineer

    Employer: JDSU

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    Senior Transceiver Development Engineer

    Employer: JDSU

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    Chip Scale Packaging Engineer

    Employer: JDSU

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    Senior Photonic Integrated Circuit Development Engineer

    Employer: JDSU

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    VCSEL Development Engineer

    Employer: JDSU

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