QuickNews

Here you'll find the latest, greatest exploits of the College of Optical Sciences in short and simple soundbite format. QuickNews items are collected in Watts Up!, the college's biweekly newsletter. Subscribe today!
 

Tuesday, January 12, 2021
ASML, an innovation leader in the semiconductor industry, is generously funding two undergraduate student scholarship in optical sciences and optical engineering at Wyant College. For the Fall semester 2021, the ASML scholarship, $6,250 each, will...
Thursday, January 7, 2021
View the official UArizona Announcement The University of Arizona will begin Spring 2021 classes under Stage 1: Essential In-Person/Outdoor Instruction.  This essentially means that most all OSC classes, except labs, will start the...
Thursday, December 17, 2020
OSC's Spring Industrial Affiliates program will be here before we know it and we are seeking students and faculty who are interested in sharing their exciting discoveries and research with our IA partners. The event, held Feb. 22 to 24, will...
Wednesday, December 16, 2020
International Friends, associated with the University of Arizona through the International Student Services office,  is seeking hosts from OSC staff and faculty as well as new graduate student participants. They match Tucson area hosts...
Monday, December 14, 2020
Johnson & Johnson Innovation Labs is hosting "Quickfire Challenges" for undergraduate and graduate students from UArizona to compete for prizes of up to $100,000 in grant funding. The program is especially well-suited for...
Monday, December 14, 2020
Congratulations are in order for Professor Bob Norwood for his recent election as a Fellow to the National Academy of Inventors, the highest professional distinction solely for academic inventors. Read the official press release. Bob Norwood and...
Sunday, December 13, 2020
The Practical Optics Workshop Optical Design Team is looking for new tutors to start in the spring! If you are interested in joining a team of motivated, dedicated, and hard-working individuals who help teach the college how to use optical design...
Saturday, December 12, 2020
On December 15th, Saikat Guha joined leaders from academia, industry, and government to discuss state-of-the-art quantum networking research and development that will create greater understanding about the quantum Internet at the Federal...
Saturday, December 12, 2020
This month in Another Wavelength, we chat with B.S. student Rantaj Singh. Rantaj is currently enrolled in the Accelerated Master's Program and mentored by Nik Anderson.Where are you from?Gilbert, AZWhat brought you to study optics?Growing...
Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Professor Emeritus James (“Jim”) Joseph Burke, Jr. passed away on November 14, 2020.Before Dr. Burke’s time at the University of Arizona he served in the U.S. Air Force in Berlin during the Korean War. Dr. Burke trained at the...