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!
 

Thursday, January 16, 2020
Congratualtions to OSC Professor, Ivan Djordjevic, who was recently named IEEE Fellow. Djordjevic is being recognized for his work pioneering optical communications research. "I've dedicated my career to furthering the field of...
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
The 12th Annual Student Industry Networking Event is approaching on Tuesday, February 11th from 4-6 PM at the BIO5 Institute. Past events have successfully connected UA graduate and undergraduate students to internships and jobs in the Arizona...
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
The Wyant College of Optical Sciences invites you to attend the Celebration of Life remembering Roland Shack, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020 at 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. in the Meinel Building 8th Floor (corner of Cherry &...
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Sean McCafferty, MD and OSC alumnus 2015, will be offering a biomedical technology technical presentation at the Arizona Photonics Days 2020 on January 31 at 4 p.m.  As CEO of Conexus Lens, Inc., Sean will be discussing his new lens designs in...
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
This month in Another Wavelength, we chat with B.S. Student Craig Draper, currently mentored by Pierre-Alexandre Blanche.Where are you from? I was born in Tucson, AZ but when asked where I am from originally, I say northern Arizona on the...
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
After serving as Vice President and President-Elect, Professor John Greivenkamp has begun his term as SPIE President. For the year of 2020, Greivenkamp will lead the Society as it continues to work towards its goals. According to the SPIE, the...
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Amanda Steward, new Accountant at OSC, joins us from the College of Medicine-Phoenix. She has seven years of experience in educational accounting. She particiarluly enjoys cooking because it reminds her of doing chemistry experiments but--you can...
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
An exciting course you may consider taking this semester is the Optics Outreach OPTI 489/589: Learn how to get K-12 students excited about optical science and technology. In this course, you will sharpen your skills at giving presentations and...
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
It's time for another semester! And with it comes a great deal of excitement and anticipation for the adventures to come. Here at the Wyant College of Optical Sciences we're wishing everyone the best year with many successes. We cannot wait...
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Congratulations to Dan Smith, who was honored by SPIE when he was named a 2020 SPIE Fellow. Smith received his B.S. from the Wyant College in 2001 and his Ph.D. from the college in 2008. His thesis research, "High Dynamic Range Calibration for...