Oct. 13 | The University of Arizona College of Optical Sciences Newsletter


    Reflections: Arthur Francis Turner

    OSC Reflections

    Welcome to Reflections, a series of bimonthly biographies featuring OSC Emeritus faculty, written by Tammy Orr. This month, we highlight Arthur Francis Turner.

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    Emeritus Professor Bartels Passes at 87

    Peter H. Bartels Passes Away at Age 87.

    Dr. Peter H. Bartels,  Professor Emeritus at the University of Arizona, passed away peacefully on Sept. 24 at age 87.

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    OSC Library Receives Donated Publication

    A signed copy of Blackbody Radiation: A History of Thermal Radiation Computational Aids and Numerical Methods was donated to the Fred A. Hopf Reading Room by co-author R. Barry Johnson.

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    Upcoming Events

    Family Weekend

    Oct. 14-16

    OSA Frontiers in Optics

    Oct. 17-21, Rochester Riverside Convention Center, Rochester, NY

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    OSC Alumni and Affiliates Reception at FiO

    Oct. 18, 8-10 p.m., Radisson Riverside Rochester

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    Galina Khitrova: Remembrance Ceremony

    Oct. 24, 3-5 p.m., Franken Conference Room (Meinel 821)

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    Oct. 27-29

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    Colloquium: Danielle Wuchenich

    Oct. 27, 3:30 p.m.-5 p.m., Meinel 307

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    KLA-Tencor Corp. Information Session

    Nov. 1, 6:30.-8 p.m., Meinel 307

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    Colloquium: Jie Qiao

    Nov. 3, 3:30 p.m.-5 p.m., Meinel 307

    Colloquium: Ron Pindak

    Nov. 10, 3:30 p.m.-5 p.m., Meinel 307

    Veteran's Day - no classes

    Nov. 11

    Breault Research Organization Introduction to ASAP Tutorial

    Nov. 14-17, Breault Research Training Facility; Registration required

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    Media Mentions

    Contracts & Grants

    Intercalibration of GEO and LEO Sensors Using the Radiometric Calibration Test Site (RadCaTS) at Railroad Valley, Nevada

    Principal Investigator: Jeffrey S. Czapla-Myers

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    Development of Dynamic Optical Technology for Head-Worn Lightfield Displays

    Principal Investigator: Hong Hua

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    Diamond Turning Metrology Study

    Principal Investigator: Rongguang Liang

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    On-Orbit Calibration of Staring Imaging Sensors Using Innovative Techniques and Field-Deployable Instrumentation with High Radiometric and Temporal Sensitivity - SBIR Phase I

    Principal Investigator: Jeffrey S. Czapla-Myers

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    Supercontinuum Infrared Lasers and Interferometer Multiband Analysis (SILIMA)

    Principal Investigator: Lloyd J. LaComb Jr.

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    Students in the Spotlight

    SOCk IONS Conference a Smashing Success

    The Student Optics Chapter (SOCk) had the amazing opportunity to host optics students from around the world for IONS Tucson 2016.

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    Industrial Affiliates Updates

    IA Workshop & Showcase Wraps

    Fall 2016 OSC Industrial Affiliates Workshop & Corporate Showcase

    The Fall 2016 Industrial Affiliates Workshop & Career Showcase came to a close on Oct. 5, and boasted a record number of IA members attending the showcase, successful open lab tours and a very popular SOCktoberfest farewell lunch.

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    Employment Opportunities