Alumnus Receives 2019 Kevin P. Thompson Optical Design Innovator Award

    Date Posted: 
    Tuesday, June 25, 2019

    OSC Alumnus, Kyle Fuerschbach of Sandia National Laboratories, received the 2019 Kevin P. Thompson Optical Design Innovator Award during the 2019 OSA Optical Design and Fabrication Congress for his work in designing and testing the first-ever free form imaging telescope to demonstrate freeform surfaces in optical imaging systems. Fuerschbach graduated with his B.S. in optical sciences for OSC in 2008 and received his Ph.D. from University of Rochester. Congratulations, Kyle!

    The Kevin P. Thompson Optical Design Innovator Award is in memory of Kevin P. Thompson. Thompson received his Ph.D. from OSC in 1980. Read the full announcement from OSA.