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!
 

Monday, February 4, 2019
SPIE announces its prestigious awards annually to scientists and faculty who have made significant contributions to the scientific and educational communities. The University of Arizona is pleased to present among this years’ awardees three...
Monday, February 4, 2019
Good friend and academic colleague, Jim Wyant, gifted the Robert R. Shannon Endowed Chair in Optical Sciences to the College. “To me, this endowed chair is a fitting tribute to Bob, who has been a wonderful mentor to me for more than 50 years...
Monday, February 4, 2019
Joseph W. (Joe) Goodman said that he and his wife, Honmai, established the endowed chair in their names to support faculty who are committed to taking discoveries in optics to new heights. “It's hard to overstate the importance of an...
Thursday, January 24, 2019
OSC is happy to welcome new staff members to the building! Matt Grogan is an alumnus of the UA and received his Master's degree in Sustainable Tourism from ASU.  He spent four years in the UA Housing and continues to serve ...
Thursday, January 24, 2019
Laser Fun Day is quickly approaching, and will be hosted at OSC on April 20th from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.! If you want to be involved email sock@optics.arizona.edu to be added to the mailing list. Bi-monthly meetings with pizza will start Jan. 28th...
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Interested in learning more about leading outreach opportunities for K-14 students? These training sessions are for students who are interested in learning how to do the demonstration for outreach purposes.  If a student is interested in...
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
An Interactive Workshop Where YOU Evaluate Startups for Success This special edition of Shark for a Day, on Feb. 19 from 12-1 p.m. is specifically for Engineering and Optical Sciences faculty, researchers and graduate students. Lunch will...
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Always wanted to act in a film!? Here’s your chance! OSC is working with APS to create a short film about Quantum Communications and research occurring right here at our college! If you would like to participate as an “extra” in...
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
This month in Another Wavelength, we chat with 2nd year Ph.D. Student Sawyer Miller currently mentored by Stanley Pau.Where are you from?I grew up in Ruidoso, New Mexico, a small mountain town of about 8,000 people.What brought...
Thursday, January 10, 2019
The Artificial Intelligence Summer Institute (AISI) will collaborate with Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) scientists on solving problems of national and scientific interest, engage in educational and professional development...